Dystopian Film Festival


Academy Cinemas is pleased to fly you away to some of the most memorable Dystopias of the cinematic world with a curated selection of rare and treasured Dystopian classics by such acclaimed directors as Jean-Luc Godard, Orson Welles, Terry Gilliam, Kathryn Bigelow and François Truffaut!



Pick up our 'passport' programme and get a stamp for each festival film you attend! 

Akira (1988)

124 mins | Rated M

Akira (1988)

124 mins | Rated M

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Saturday January 20
Saturday February 03

Alphaville (1965)

99 mins | Rated PG

Alphaville (1965)

99 mins | Rated PG

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Saturday February 10
Sunday February 25

Brazil

144 mins | Rated M

Brazil

144 mins | Rated M

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Friday January 26
Sunday February 18

Fahrenheit 451 (1966)

112 mins | Rated PG

Sunday January 21
Friday February 02

Privilege (1967)

103 mins | Rated PG

Privilege (1967)

103 mins | Rated PG

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Sunday February 04
Saturday February 17

Propaganda

96 mins | Rated R16

Propaganda

96 mins | Rated R16

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Friday March 02

Strange Days

146 mins | Rated R18

Strange Days

146 mins | Rated R18

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Saturday January 27
Sunday February 11

The Trial (1962)

119 mins | Rated PG

The Trial (1962)

119 mins | Rated PG

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Sunday January 28
Friday February 23