Prices unless otherwise stated:
$14.00 Adult
$12.00 Concession
$8.00 Children - Under 12
$40.00 Family Ticket - 2 adults and your own children under 12
$100.00 Book of ten tickets (maximum of four to be used per session)
Box Office opens half an hour before screening.
All seating unreserved.
Sessions all double features unless noted.
For double features the price paid is for both films.
For special events the price paid, if applicable, is for the entire event.

SWANPOOL CINEMA DOUBLE BILL

COUSINS and TWO OF US - 2 FILMS 1 PRICE
COUSINS

COUSINS (PG)

Dir: Briar Grace Smith & Ainsley Gardiner. Stars: Rachel House, Tanea Heke

98 mins. NZ 2021

A moving story that follows the different lives of three Maori girl cousins. Separated for years after one of them is taken from her family and raised in an orphanage, as adults, they embark on a long journey to find one another.

  • Screening
  • Sat 25th Sep 6:00PM
  • Sun 26th Sep 5:00PM
TWO OF US

TWO OF US (M)

Dir: Filippo Meneghetti Stars: Barbara Sukowa, Martine Chevallier, Léa Drucker

(M) 95 mins. France 2019
Nina and Madeleine have loved each other for decades, but have kept their secret to themselves. They come and go between their apartments, sharing the tender delights of everyday life, until illness threatens to separate them.

  • Screening
  • Sat 25th Sep 8:15PM
  • Sun 26th Sep 7:15PM

SWANPOOL CINEMA DOUBLE BILL

THE UNITED STATES vs BILLIE HOLLIDAY and BABYTEETH - 2 FILMS 1 PRICE
THE UNITED STATES vs BILLIE HOLLIDAY

THE UNITED STATES vs BILLIE HOLLIDAY (MA15+)

Dir: Lee Daniels Stars: Andra Day, Leslie Jordan

130 mins.  USA 2021

A riveting drama about the FBI’s obsession with destroying the music career of Billie Holiday. She was targeted by the Federal Department of Narcotics with an undercover sting operation led by black federal agent Jimmy Fletcher, with whom she had a tumultuous affair.

  • Screening
  • Sat 2nd Oct 6:00PM
  • Sun 3rd Oct 6:00PM
BABYTEETH

BABYTEETH (M)

Dir: Shannon Murphy Stars: Eliza Scanlen, Toby Wallace, Ben Mendelsohn

118 mins. Australia 2019.
An Australian coming-of-age comedy/drama about a seriously ill teenager Milla, who falls madly in love with Moses, a small-time drug dealer. He is her parents’ worst nightmare and things spiral out of control.

  • Screening
  • Sat 2nd Oct 8:30PM
  • Sun 3rd Oct 8:30PM

SWANPOOL CINEMA DOUBLE BILL

MARTIN EDEN and EMA - 2 FILMS 1 PRICE
MARTIN EDEN

MARTIN EDEN (M)

Dir: Pietro Marcello Stars: Luca Marinelli, Jessica Cressy

127 mins. Italy/France 2019

Based on Jack London’s 1909 novel but transposed to pre-war Italy. Martin meets a young man, Arturo, and saves him from a beating, Martin is invited to the boy’s family home where he meets Elena, Arturo’s beautiful sister, and falls in love with her at first sight.

  • Screening
  • Fri 8th Oct 7:00PM
  • Sun 10th Oct 6:00PM
EMA

EMA (MA15+)

Dir: Pablo Larrain Stars: Mariana Di Girolamo, Gael Garcia Bernal

102 mins. Chile 2019

Ema, a young dancer, decides to separate from her partner after giving up the son they adopted but found too difficult to raise. She later regrets her decision and, in a desperate search wanders through the streets of Valparaiso.

  • Screening
  • Fri 8th Oct 9:30PM
  • Sun 10th Oct 8:30PM

SWANPOOL CINEMA DOUBLE BILL

JUNE AGAIN and THE CHAPERONE - 2 FILMS 1 PRICE
JUNE AGAIN

JUNE AGAIN (M)

Dir: JJ Winlove Stars: Noni Hazlehurst, Claudia Karvan, Stephen Curry

99 mins. Australia 2020

A heart-warming comedy drama. Family matriarch June, in a twist of fate, is given a reprieve from a debilitating condition. Much to their amazement, she re-enters the lives of her adult children and learns that things haven’t gone according to plan.

  • Screening
  • Sat 16th Oct 7:00PM
  • Sun 17th Oct 6:00PM
THE CHAPERONE

THE CHAPERONE (PG)

Dir: Michael Engler Stars: Haley Lu Richardson, Miranda Otto

108 mins. USA 2018

Louise Brooks, who became the 1920s silver screen sensation, epitomises the reckless spirit of the Jazz Age. As a rebellious fifteen year old schoolgirl she dreams of fame and fortune. Her mother insists on a chaperone.

  • Screening
  • Sat 16th Oct 9:15PM
  • Sun 17th Oct 8:15PM

SWANPOOL CINEMA DOUBLE BILL

MINIMATA and PERCY vs GOLIATH - 2 FILMS 1 PRICE
MINIMATA

MINIMATA (MA15+)

Dir: Andrew Levitas Stars: Johnny Depp, Katherine Jenkins, Bill Nighy

115 mins. USA 2020

Based on the life of American war photographer Eugene Smith, who in 1971, undertook the most challenging and important assignment of his career. He travelled back to Japan to document the devastating effect of mercury poisoning on the citizens of Minamata.

  • Screening
  • Fri 22nd Oct 7:00PM
  • Sun 24th Oct 6:00PM
PERCY vs GOLIATH

PERCY vs GOLIATH (PG)

Dir: Clark Johnson Stars: Christopher Walken, Christina Ricci, Martin Donovan

99 mins. USA/Canada/India

Based on an actual 1998 lawsuit in which Percy Schmeiser, a seventy year old farmer, challenged a major conglomerate when the company’s genetically modified canola was discovered in his crops.

  • Screening
  • Fri 22nd Oct 9:30PM
  • Sun 24th Oct 8:30PM

SWANPOOL CINEMA DOUBLE BILL

DREAM HORSE and THE LAST VERMEER - 2 FILMS 1 PRICE
DREAM HORSE

DREAM HORSE (PG)

Dir: Euros Lyn Stars: Toni Collette, Damian Lewis

113 mins. UK 2020

The inspiring true story of Dream Alliance, an unlikely race horse bred by small town Welsh bartender Jan Vokes. With very little money and no experience Jan convinces her neighbours and friends to chip in their meagre earnings to buy and help raise ‘Dream’,

  • Screening
  • Sat 30th Oct 7:00PM
  • Sun 31st Oct 6:00PM
THE LAST VERMEER

THE LAST VERMEER (M)

Dir: Dan Friedkin Stars: Guy Pearce, Claes Bang

118 mins. USA 2019

A captivating drama set just after WWII. It tells the true story of renowned Dutch artist Han van Meegeven, an art forger who alongside a Dutch resistance fighter swindled millions of dollars from the Nazis.

  • Screening
  • Sat 30th Oct 9:15PM
  • Sun 31st Oct 8:15PM