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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Thursday 5 February 2015, 12.00 PM

Movie: Movies on Macquarie: Film Noir

This documentary explores the creative development of film-making. A look at film noir, tracing its roots in German Expressionism and its disturbing sense of corruption and decay.
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Thursday 19 February 2015, 12.00 PM

Movie: Movies on Macquarie: The Maltese Falcon

Thursday 19 February
A noir classic starring Humphrey Bogart as a private detective who takes on a case that involves him with three eccentric criminals, a gorgeous liar, and their quest for a priceless statuette.

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

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