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Movie Club members are invited to a preview screening of The Nightingale, directed by Jennifer Kent (The Babadook). The film is the winner of the Special Jury Prize at Venice Film Festival and The Age Critics Prize at this year's MIFF.
Set in 1825, Clare, a young Irish convict woman, chases a British officer through the rugged Tasmanian wilderness, bent on revenge for a terrible act of violence he committed against her family. On the way she enlists the services of an Aboriginal tracker named Billy, who is also marked by trauma from his own violence-filled past.
Film rated MA15+ - Strong sexual violence, violence, themes and coarse language