HAL ASHBY FESTIVAL SHOWCASE  

  • HAL ASHBY FESTIVAL SHOWCASE
  • HAL ASHBY FESTIVAL SHOWCASE
  • HAL ASHBY FESTIVAL SHOWCASE

Hal Ashby's obsessive genius led to an unprecedented string of Oscar-winning classics, including Harold and Maude, Shampoo and Being There. But as contemporaries Coppola, Scorsese and Spielberg rose to blockbuster stardom in the 1980's Ashby's uncompromising nature played out as a cautionary tale of art versus commerce.

To experience the great work of Hal Ashby we'll also be screening his great classics Shampoo, Harold and Maude and Being There in the Luna Outdoor cinema. Doors open 6.45pm. Films start 7.30pm

Screening: Thu 4 Apr - Mon 8 Apr at:

HALFEST:HAL 90 mins

2990 HALFEST:HAL Hal Ashby's obsessive genius led to an unprecedented string of Oscar-winning classics, including Harold and Maude, Shampoo and Being There. But as contemporaries Coppola, Scorsese and Spielberg rose to blockbuster stardom in the 1980's Ashby's uncompromising nature played out as a cautionary tale ... More
Screening: Thu 4 Apr
Luna Outdoor

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HALFEST: SHAMPOO 109 mins

2991 HALFEST: SHAMPOO One of the most successful films of the era – it was the fourth highest grossing movie of ’75 - Shampoo is rightly regarded as a classic.With a cast that includes Warren Beatty, Julie Christie, Goldie Hawn, and Lee Grant- who won the best-supporting-actress from the Academy Awards. ... More
Screening: Fri 5 Apr
Luna Outdoor

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Friday, 5 April
7:30PM 

HALFEST: HAROLD & MAUDE 91 mins

2992 HALFEST: HAROLD & MAUDE Harold, the 20-year-old son of a wealthy, neglectful woman, tries to gain attention for himself with various hilariously staged "suicides." Obsessed with death, Harold meets a like-minded 79-year-old woman named Maude. Harold and Maude become inseparable friends, both helping each other out of ... More
Screening: Sat 6 Apr - Mon 8 Apr at:
Luna Outdoor

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Saturday, 6 April
7:30PM 
Monday, 8 April
7:30PM 

HALFEST: BEING THERE 130 mins

2993 HALFEST: BEING THERE Magical, moving and inspirational, Peter Sellers and Shirley MacLaine star in the multi-award winning film about TV, celebrity, and a naïve innocent who rises to power.Peter Sellers brings all his acting talent to the fore in the character of Chance Gardener who's innocent and simple approach ... More
Screening: Sun 7 Apr
Luna Outdoor

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Sunday, 7 April
7:30PM