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Enjoy open-air cinema on a balmy summer night

Situated in the historic grounds of the Abbotsford Convent, the Shadow Electric screens an eclectic mix of old, new, mainstream and arthouse cinema.

The full program is now online, and it's a sharp selection of new releases, arty flicks and old favourites. The fun kicks off with acclaimed 1984 feature-length concert doco Talking Heads: Stop Making Sense (Fri Jan 2), followed by US drama Whiplash (Sat Jan 3); currently in cinemas. Get yourself down there early for happy hour at the bar and settle down for a night of movie magic and tasty food trucks. 

Other highlights include:

What We Do in the Shadows (Sun Jan 4), Nightcrawler (Mon Jan 5), Only Lovers Left Alive (Wed Jan 7), Boogie Nights (Fri Jan 9), Boyhood (Thu Jan 22), Interstellar (Sun Jan 25) and Vertigo (Wed Mar 25).

For the full program, visit the Shadow Electric website.

Shadow Electric Open Air Cinema 2015 details

1 St Heliers St, Abbotsford 3067

Telephone 03 9415 3600

Nearby Stations: Victoria Park

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Price $21.00

Date 02 Jan 2015-02 Apr 2015

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