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Deckchair Cinema is Darwin’s premier outdoor cinema

Deckchair Cinema screens films 7 nights a week from 19 April – 19 November 2017. The box office is open nightly from 6:00pm, with films starting promptly at the advertised time.

Deckchair Cinema is operated by the not-for-profit Darwin Film Society. The DFS programs an eclectic mix of films, putting out four seven-week programs per year (along with Flix in the Wet while the cinema is closed over Cyclone Season). Check out the current program.

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Now Showing

The Coming War on China

(Exempt) 113M
2016, John Pilger, UK
25 Apr at Deckchair Cinema


(PG) 118M
2016, Garth Davis, Australia | USA | UK
26 Apr at Deckchair Cinema

Alone in Berlin

(M) 103M
2016, Vincent Perez, Germany / UK
27 Apr at Deckchair Cinema

Rosalie Blum

(M) 95M
2016, Julien Rappeneau, France
28 Apr at Deckchair Cinema


(MA15+) 130M
2016, Paul Verhoeven, France
28 Apr at Deckchair Cinema

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