We acknowledge the traditional owners of the land on which Cowra Civic Centre is built, the Wiradjuri – the original storytellers, musicians, dancers, artists and culture makers of this region. We acknowledge Elders past, present and emerging.
Set in an English seaside town in the early 1980s, Empire of Light is a powerful and poignant story about human connection and the magic of cinema from Academy Award® winning director Sam Mendes. Empire of Light features a stellar cast led by Academy Award winner Olivia Colman (The Favourite, The Lost Daughter), BAFTA winner Micheal Ward (Blue Story, Top Boy) and Academy Award winner Colin Firth (The King’s Speech, A Single Man). It also reunites Mendes with Academy Award winning cinematographer Roger Deakins (1917, Skyfall). Written and directed by Sam Mendes, Empire of Light stars Olivia Colman, Micheal Ward, Tom Brooke, Tanya Moodie, Hannah Onslow, Crystal Clarke, with Toby Jones and Colin Firth. The film is produced by Pippa Harris, and Sam Mendes.
Director Sam Mendes
Cast Olivia Colman, Colin Firth, Toby Jones, Crystal Clarke, Tom Brooke, Tanya Moodie, Hannah Onslow
Cowra Civic Centre, 104 Darling Street, Cowra, 2794, View Map
104 Darling Street ,
Saturday 8 April at 7pm Sunday 9 April at 4pm Wednesday 12 April at10:30pm
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Monday - Friday 10am - 4pm
Phone 02 6340 2130
Classification MA 15+ Strong coarse language
Duration 115 mins
Tickets $15 (Transaction charges may apply)
Presented by the Cowra Civic Centre Cinema