DIVE! Event Round Up

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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

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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

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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

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

Film Screening THE LAST SURVIVOR 31st May @ Bella Union

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Arts in Action invites you to its inaugural Social Action Film Night @ Bella Union with a screening of The Last Survivor, a character-based documentary that presents the stories of genocide Survivors from The Holocaust, Rwanda, Darfur, and Congo. By presenting these stories of loss, survival, and hope side by … Continue reading

11/11 PTSD and Trauma Awareness Day – Fundraiser Screening of OPERATION Emotional Freedom

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Arts in Action in partnership with the Lions Club of Stonnington is very proud to host a fundraiser screening of “OPERATION: Emotional Freedom – The Answer” a multi-award winning feature length documentary. The film records the successful use of energy therapy technique EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques) to transform a group … Continue reading

Fundraiser Film Screening of Trafficked

Help Arts in Action raise funds for the making of East Timor’s first locally produced feature film – A Guerra Da Beatriz by attending a special fundraiser screening of Trafficked (2005) the groundbreaking documentary that explores the sex trafficking trade in SE Asia and Australia. Two screenings are being held … Continue reading

Film Screening of Pray the Devil Back to Hell

Following it’s launch in May Arts in Action is back and proud to present a screening of  Pray the Devil Back to Hell  a deeply moving documentary which chronicles the remarkable story of the courageous Liberian women who came together to end a bloody civil war and bring peace to … Continue reading