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The HERITAGE ESTATE NETWORK (HEST) is hosting and invites you to a special screening of the documentary RIVER on World Environment Day, June 5 at Huskisson Pictures.

Sunday 5th June – times to be advised (tickets $15)

Willem Dafoe
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Genre: Documentary
Runtime: 1 hour 15 minutes
A cinematic and musical odyssey that explores the remarkable relationship between humans and rivers. [IMDb]

Throughout history, rivers have shaped our landscapes and our journeys; flowed through our cultures and dreams. RIVER takes its audience on a journey through space and time; spanning six continents, and drawing on extraordinary contemporary cinematography, including satellite filming, the film shows rivers on scales and from perspectives never seen before. Its union of image, music and sparse, poetic script create a film that is both dream-like and powerful, honoring the wildness of rivers but also recognizing their vulnerability.

ALSO SCREENING: short film REGENERATING AUSTRALIA
Documentary
Regenerating Australia is a short film by the team behind the high-impact feature documentaries 2040 and That Sugar Film. It is based on a four month interview process with a diverse group of Australians who shared their hopes and dreams for the country’s future.

Featuring Kerry O’Brien, Sandra Sully, Gorgi Coghlan, Tim Flannery, Larissa Behrendt, David Pocock and other well-known voices, the film is set on New Year’s Eve 2029 and takes the form of a news bulletin looking back at the decade ‘that could be’. A decade that saw Australia transition to a fairer, cleaner, more regenerative economy that values Australia’s greatest assets – First Nations’ wisdom, our unique natural environment and our sense of community.