Neighbourhood Watch Pop-Up Cinema

Friday 04 March 2022 - Friday 25 March 2022

Yarra City Arts and Umbrella Entertainment are partnering to bring a pop-up cinema to Fitzroy North.

Neighbourhood Watch will showcase some of our favourite Australian films in Linear Park Reserve, as well as live music every Friday night in March.

Neighbourhood Watch pop-up Cinema is a free, family-friendly environment with food and drinks available from nearby local businesses. We encourage you to bring your own picnic blankets, beanbags, snacks and drinks.

Live acoustic music will begin at 7.00pm each Friday night.

Event details

When: Every Friday in March, 7pm to 10.30pm
Where: Linear Park Reserve, corner of Nicholson St and Park St, Fitzroy North

Please note: Screenings will begin when it is dark enough. Starting times may vary.

Car parking is very limited in this area. Please consider walking, riding or public transport when planning your visit. Visit the Public Transport Victoria website to plan your journey. There are bicycle hoops located outside Velo Cycles, across Nicholson Street.

This event is part of Rediscover Yarra. Find out what else is happening in Yarra.

Neighbourhood Watch is presented in partnership with Umbrella Entertainment.

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Screening schedule 

Friday 25 March
The Babadook (2014), M, 90mins.
Directed by: Jennifer Kent Cast: Essie Davis, Daniel Henshall, Noah Wiseman

Amelia (AFI Award winner Essie Davis, Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, The Slap) is a single mother plagued by the violent death of her husband. When a disturbing storybook called ‘The Babadook’ turns up at her house she is forced to battle with her son’s deep seated fear of a monster. Soon she discovers a sinister presence all around her…

Boy. dog and woman looking under a bed

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Damian Callinan, Kate Mulvany, John Howard, Fayssal Bazzi
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Linear Park Reserve

Fitzroy North

Date and time:
7.00pm - 10.30pm
Friday 04 March 2022 - Friday 25 March 2022

Corner Park Street and Nicholson Street, Fitzroy North