MIFF red carpet
MIFF Opening Night crowd

Melbourne International Film Festival

Dates: 30 Jul 2015 - 16 Aug 2015 (dates to be confirmed)

Address: Festival Hub - Forum Theatre, 154 Flinders St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000

Phone: 03 8660 4888  |  Fax: 03 9654 2561  

Email: miff@miff.com.au
Web: miff.com.au

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The Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF) is an iconic Melbourne event with a devoted audience.

The Melbourne International Film Festival hosts a feast of cinematic delicacies from over 50 countries for some 17 days each winter, heavily garnished with a range of red carpet galas, parties and special events that envelop the CBD. In addition to screening the very best in world cinema, Melbourne International Film Festival is Australia's largest showcase of new Australian cinema and most vocal champion of both emerging and established local filmmaking talent.

The Melbourne International Film Festival has a rich history, celebrating 63 years in 2014, which makes it one of the oldest film festivals in the world (one year younger than Cannes!). From its earliest days, Melbourne International Film Festival has provided audiences with a unique window on the world and has acted as the leading intellectual and artistic catalyst in Australia's screen cultural landscape.

The Festival enjoys annual admissions of 165,000, making it one of Melbourne's significant public events.

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Cancellation and booking policy

Please visit the website for all terms and conditions.

Local directions

The Festival Hub, where you will find the Festival Box Office and the Festival Lounge, is located at the Forum Theatre . The Forum Theatre is located across the road from Federation Square on Flinders Street. The Forum Theatre is just moments away from trains, trams, buses and car parks.


  • Alcohol
  • Bar
  • Access with assistance for the disabled
  • Toilet facilities for the disabled
  • Entertainment
  • First aid equipment
  • Kiosk
  • Shaded area
  • Sheltered area
  • Shop

Opening hours

Please refer to website for full program details.

Disabled access

Contact operator for further details.

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