The Orange Film Society Inc. is a self-supporting and non-profit organisation dedicated to the appreciation of film culture. Our president is Lisa Baillie.

 

Orange Film Society Membership Form

Become a Orange Film Society member by filling in
the membership application form (PDF).

 

 

Upcoming Movies

 

Snowpiercer
Sunday September 28th & Wednesday October 1st

Running Time: 141
Cast & Crew: Chris Evans, Song Kang-ho, Jamie Bell, Tilda Swinton, John Hurt, Octavia Spencer

 

In this sci-fi epic, a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet. The final survivors board the SNOWPIERCER, a train that travels around the globe via a perpetual-motion engine. When cryptic messages incite the passengers to revolt, the train thrusts full-throttle towards disaster.

Felony
Sunday October 26th & Wednesday October 29th

Running Time: 122
Cast & Crew: Tom Wilkinson, Joel Edgerton, Jai Courtney, Sarah Roberts, Melissa George

 

Three male detectives become embroiled in a tense struggle after a tragic accident that leaves a child in a coma. One is guilty of a crime, one will try to cover it up, and the other attempts to expose it. How far will these men go to both disguise and unravel the truth?

The Orange Film Society

 

What we do

The Film Society’s aim is to encourage interest in film as an art and as a medium of entertainment, information and education. A film is shown every month on the last Sunday, except December. We select cultural films for our program (eg. Arthouse, Foreign Language). We try to bring films that our members would not get the chance see living in the area. We try to give our program variety.

 

Where are we now?

We are currently in our 31st season.

 

How we got here

It started off when a few people decided that the film industry in Orange did not have enough culture in it. So they began the Orange Film Society. They played a 16mm film in the west room at the civic theatre once a month, and around 20 people came. They would choose a different genre of movie a month (e.g. Silent, Sci-Fi, etc.). As the years went by, they decided that one or two films a year would be shown at the Australian Cinema. These were popular with the members. So several years back, they decided that all films were shown at the cinema. As the years went by, the members went up.

 

What the committee does

The committee of the Orange Film Society Inc. is a group of around ten people who manage the society. They select current films for the cinema to show. Anybody can be a committee member. The committee members are nominated at our Annual General Meeting. The committee meets on the 1st Tuesday of various months in the committee members’ homes.

 

Our newsletter

If you are a member you will receive a monthly newsletter. The newsletter includes a description on the upcoming film, video suggestions, and important notices from the committee. Plus our members can write in and suggest films to us, and we will publish them in our newsletter.

 

Our weekly email

Email members will receive an email "What's on This Week”. It gives details, reviews and critics ratings the films currently running and due to arrive at the Odeon 5 Cinema in Orange.

 

It also tells of other current and upcoming film events at the cinema and in the local area. Many members join just to receive this guide of what films to see.

 

 

 

 

 

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The G classification is for a general audience.

Material classified PG is not recommended for viewing by persons under 15 without guidance from parents or guardians.

Material classified M is not recommended for persons under 15 years of age. There are no legal restrictions on access.

Material classified MA 15+ is considered unsuitable for persons under 15 years of age. It is a legally restricted category.

Material classified R 18+ is legally restricted to adults. Some material classified R 18+ may be offensive to sections of the adult community.

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