Welcome to Eumundi World Cinema - movie club? adventurous food club? social club? culture club?
Now into it's fifth year, it's still a bit hard to define. Come along and find out for yourself the delights of fine food, fine movies and fun.
Our mission is to inspire and engage people through the experience of international cinema, building cultural awareness and understanding through high quality, award winning international film while enjoying delicious fresh regional food, and good company with people who enjoy great movies in a lively environment.
Held on third Wednesday monthly from 6:40pm (except January) Eumundi World Cinema is a not to be missed social evening that more and more people are popping into their diaries.
Not a member yet? Join Eumundi World Cinema now for the 2018 season by completing our application form or join below on our online form.
We hope you will join us again to travel the world one movie at a time, as 2018 is shaping up to be a very entertaining year.
SEPTEMBER mOVIE EVENT - EMBRACE OF THE SERPENT (El ABRAZO DE LA SERPIENTE) 2015
Director & WRITER: CIRO GUERRA
Wednesday 19 September 2018 at 6:40pm for supper. Movie starts at 7:05pm
Embrace of the Serpent (Spanish: El abrazo de la serpiente) is a 2015 internationally co-produced adventure drama film directed by Ciro Guerra and written by Guerra and Jacques Toulemonde Vidal, shot in black-and-white.
The film tells two stories thirty years apart, both featuring Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman and last survivor of his tribe. He travels with two scientists, firstly with German Theo von Martius in 1909 and American named Evan in 1940, to look for the rare yakruna, a (fictional) sacred plant.
The film won the Art Cinema Award in the Directors' Fortnight section at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival. It won Best Picture at the 2017 Riviera International Film Festival, and it also won the Best Ibero-American Film at the 3rd Platino Awards and was nominated for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 88th Academy Awards.
Embrace of the Serpent screens on Wednesday 19 September at 6:40pm for supper (movie starts at 7:05pm) at Eumundi School of Arts Hall, Cnr Memorial Drive and Pacey Street, Eumundi.
Not a member? Come along as our guest ($20 donation for meal) - please RSVP here to let us know you are coming so we can cater for you.
Eumundi World Cinema Equipment Purchase is Proudly Supported by the Sunshine Coast Council’s grants program