Free Movies on Macquarie

Enjoy free movies from the extensive film and documentary collection of the State Library of New South Wales. The movies are screened regularly on Thursdays at 12.00 in the Metcalfe Auditorium, Macquarie Street Wing.

Movies or dates may be subject to change. Up to date information can be found on our website or by calling our bookings officer on 9273 1770. 

Videos screened are available for viewing in the State Reference Library or for viewing in your local library through interlibrary loan.

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Sunday 6 September 2015, 2.00 PM

Movie: Film Noir Tribute: The Big Sleep

Film Noir Tribute: The Big Sleep
Chapel Distribution (1946) 110 minutes

Bookings are taken by Australia's Silent Film Festival directly;

Phone: 0419 267 318
www.ozsilentfilmfestival.com.au

This event is part of the Silent Film Festival series.

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Sunday 13 September 2015, 2.00 PM

Movie: Film Noir Tribute: Out of the Past

Film Noir Tribute: Out of the Past
Chapel Distribution (1947) 97 minutes

Bookings are taken by Australia's Silent Film Festival directly;

Phone: 0419 267 318
www.ozsilentfilmfestival.com.au

This event is part of the Silent Film Festival series.

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Sunday 20 September 2015, 2.00 PM

Movie: Film Noir Tribute: The Lady from Shanghai

Film Noir Tribute: The Lady from Shanghai
Park Circus (1947) 88 minutes

Bookings are taken by Australia's Silent Film Festival directly;

Phone: 0419 267 318
www.ozsilentfilmfestival.com.au

This event is part of the Silent Film Festival series.

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Thursday 24 September 2015, 12.00 PM

Movie: Free Movies on Macquarie: Dead Poets Society

After a charismatic English teacher arrives at a strict boys school his unconventional teaching methods breathe new life into a curriculum steeped in tradition. With his wit and wisdom, Keating inspires his students to pursue individual passions and make their lives extraordinary!
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Wednesday 30 September 2015, 9.00 AM

Movie: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968)

A down-on-his-luck inventor, Caractacus Potts, turns a broken-down Grand Prix car into a fancy vehicle for his children Jeremy and Jemima, and calls it Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.

This event is part of the Kids@the Library series.

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Sunday 4 October 2015, 2.00 PM

Movie: YPRES: SLAUGHTER OF THE INNOCENTS 1914–1915

Walking the Battlefields 
YPRES: SLAUGHTER OF THE INNOCENTS 1914–1915

Bookings are taken by Australia's Silent Film Festival directly;

Phone: 0419 267 318
www.ozsilentfilmfestival.com.au

This event is part of the Silent Film Festival series.

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Thursday 8 October 2015, 12.00 PM

Movie: Free Movies on Macquarie: Cool Cats - 25 years of rock 'n roll style

Looks at the last 25 years of modern music with original footage and interviews with artists.
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Sunday 11 October 2015, 2.00 PM

Movie: YPRES: THE IMMORTAL SALIENT 1917–1918

Walking the Battlefields 
YPRES: THE IMMORTAL SALIENT 1917–1918

Bookings are taken by Australia's Silent Film Festival directly;

Phone: 0419 267 318
www.ozsilentfilmfestival.com.au

This event is part of the Silent Film Festival series.

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Macquarie St, Sydney
NSW 2000, Australia
Tel: (02) 9273 1414

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