Williamstown Film
Society

The actual road map (or part there of).

According to this, if all goes to plan,
our November screening is a good chance.

So, thanks for trying (finger-crossing etc)
but no screening tonight.

For the full document go to our BLOG page
Victoria's Roadmap:
Delivering the National Plan


An electronic/postal AGM will take place
Wednesday 27th October 2021

2021 Program Details


The 2021 Program

Laurel & Hardy's 'Flying Deuces' is the third casualty of the Coronavirus and Melbourne's lockdown measures. It joins 'Dr Strangelove' and 'Sarah's Key.' We are still hoping to have a marathon 'party' of all the cancelled features. Watch this space.

COVIDSafe Plan for WFS in 2021

How movie watching will be different this year... we would like you to Pre-book; it will initially be 'No mask-No movie'; Be a little bit early to allow time to register please; You can sit in household groups; BYO refreshments (sorry, no sharing outside your household group); Maintain social distancing and sanitise hands regularly; Our screenings are seated events (no roaming & chatting). For more details & our actual plans click on the green 'Learn More' button. Thank you.

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January 27, Wednesday, 7:30pm

ROSALIE BLUM (France, 2015, 100 mins, colour) Rated - M - Recommended for mature audiences Starbox Rating: 4.5 (out of 5)

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February 24, Wednesday, 7:30pm

RETURN HOME (Australia, 1990, 87 min, colour) Rated - M - Recommended for mature audiences. Starbox rating: 3.9 (out of 5)

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March 31, Wednesday, 7:30pm

THE FAREWELL (USA/China, 2019, 100 mins, colour) Rated - PG - Parental guidance required. Starbox rating: 4.0 (out of 5)

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April 28, Wednesday, 7:30pm

MISS SAIGON: 25th ANIVERSARY (UK, 2016, 141 min, Colour) Rated - M - Recommended for mature audiences. Starbox Rating: 4.2 (out of 5)

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May 26, Wednesday 7:30pm

THE SWALLOWS OF KABUL (France, 2019, 81 min, colour, animation) Rated - M - Recommended for mature audiences. Another hit with our membership: as soon as credits began to roll the murmur of discussion began to rise. It is music to a programmer's ears. Starbox Rating: 3.9 (out of 5) from 37 votes.

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June 30, Wednesday, 7:30pm

BACKTRACK BOYS (Australia, 2018, 100 min, Colour, Documentary) Rated - MA15+ (Not suitable for people under the age of 15). Starbox Rating: 4.3 (out of 5) from 31 votes. Another hit.

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25th Anniversary of Williamstown Film Society

On Wednesday 14th July, in the Williamstown Town Hall Ballroom, we will be celebrating 25 years of the Williamstown Film Society, with a movie of course, and it is Paddington 2 and is guaranteed to be a hoot! And a hoot it was, with a Starbox Rating of 4.6 (out of 5) from 43 votes, our highest rating for the year.

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July 28, Wednesday, 7:30pm

DR STRANGELOVE (UK, 1964, 95min, B&W) Rated - PG - Parental guidance required. We hope to include Dr Strangelove in one way or another before the year is out. So please watch this space.

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August 25, Wednesday, 7:30pm

SARAH'S KEY (UK, 2010, 111 min, Colour, Drama) Rated - M - Recommended for mature audiences. Due to the extension of restrictions in Melbourne and the 9pm curfew, our August screening of Sarah's Key has been cancelled. We hope to include it before the year is out, so watch this space.

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September 29, Wednesday, 7:30pm

THE FLYING DEUCES (UK, 1939, 69 min, B&W, Comedy) Rated - G - Suitable for general exhibition. No screening in September due to lockdown in Metro Melbourne. Once again we are hoping to screen Laurel & Hardy before the year is out. Keep an eye on our calendar for last minute announcements.

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October 27, Wednesday, 7:30pm

THE OTHERS (UK, 2001, 101 min, Colour, Thriller/Suspense/Horror) Rated - M - Recommended for mature audiences

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November 24, Wednesday, 7:30pm

TEACHER'S PET (USA, 1957, 120 min, B&W, screwball comedy) Rated - G - Suitable for general exhibition

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Committee & Meetings


2021 Williamstown Film Society Committee

Thank you to all of the current committee who were keen to continue in their roles on the Committee of the WFS, for another year. Special congratulations to Mrs Marilyn McIntyre for nominating and being successfully voted onto the committee - welcome. Click the green 'learn more' button to see the 2021 committee.

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AGM

2020 AGM Minutes have landed! Click green button to read. Documentation from the 2020 AGM, the most recent, held by email & post due to Coronavirus restrictions, is available on this page: Agenda, Minutes of 2019 AGM, President's Report, Treasurer's report, Nomination form for 2021 Committee.

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Committee Meetings

This page provides access to documents for committee meetings.

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Federation of Victorian Film Societies (FVFS)

Click the Green Learn More button to access documentation for FVFS AGM.

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