Rainbow Video & KUYATA’S COUNTRY

Thursday, 20 July 2023 - 11:00am to 11:30am

Featuring conversations with directors of films showing at the Nova, Carlton during the Melbourne Documentary Film Festival (MDFF).

Rainbow Video - Jess Scott here.Inspired by Tom Roston's oral history ‘I Lost it at the Video Store’, this playful feature length documentary uses a deep local focus to show how VHS changed art forever. As the video shop era fades to black, RAINBOW VIDEO delves into the eclectic personal collections and practices of some of Melbourne's most renowned contemporary media artists.

KUYATA’S COUNTRY – Directed by Nicola Bell here.Audrey Kuyata Stewart is the last speaker of her language, Lower Southern Arrernte. Kuyata's Country follows Audrey as she passes on knowledge of Country and language to her nephew, Richie Aitken, and his family who live over 1000km away in Adelaide. 

Thursday 11:00am to 11:30am
Your half hour of local film news, conversations with film makers and explorations into how they bring their ideas to life on screen. Showreel promises an exciting package of film information that will set your ears buzzing.


Annie McLoughlin