DIVE! Event Round Up


While dumpster diving may get it’s fare share of filthy reviews, the audience at the screening of DIVE! on Thursday 26th July at Bella Union witnessed an eye opening documentary made on a low budget exposing the truths around the tremendous amount of genuinely edible food that is thrown out … Continue reading

Go Back to Where You Came From – Public Screening @ Bella Union 30th August


Arts in Action in partnership with Amnesty International is proud to host a free public screening of the finale of the SBS Documentary “Go Back to Where you Came From” as part of the August Social Action Film Night. People are invited to come together at Bella Union on August … Continue reading

Deaf Jam Event Round Up


Where do I begin to round up the events of last night’s screening of Deaf Jam at Bella Union? What a night! I can only begin to express the overwhelming gratitude I feel, not only for the huge turnout of people from both the Deaf and spoken word communities who … Continue reading

Bringing Together Melbourne’s Deaf Arts & Slam Poetry Communities @ the Australian Premiere of DEAF JAM


The stage is set for this month’s Social Action Film Night! Come along this Thursday 28th June, for the premiere of DEAF JAM, an extraordinary story of courage, collaboration and celebration of sign language poetry that speaks to both the hearing and Deaf! Amongst an array of exciting guests for … Continue reading

Filmmaker Profile – Judy Lieff DEAF JAM

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Deaf Jam’s Director Judy Lieff shares her vision, inpiration and what she learnt in the process of creating this extraordinary documentary. Fim screens Thursday 28th June @ Bella Union.   Director’s Statement I am thrilled to be sharing Deaf Jam with you. It has been a long and interesting journey … Continue reading

Australian Premiere of DEAF JAM (28th June) “Actions Speak Louder Than Words”

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Arts in Action invites you to its June Social Action Film Night  for the Australian Premiere of the award winning documentary Deaf Jam by Judy Lieff – the story of Deaf teen Aneta Brodski’s bold journey into the spoken word slam scene. At her school, Aneta joins an extracurricular program to learn American Sign Language poetry. She and … Continue reading