Prepare to be immersed in three New York themed Saturday nights at Brunswick Mechanics Institute as part of MEL&NYC. Enjoy a Cult Cinema & Bar event, a NYC Christmas in July movie marathon and a night of classic performance art re-performance exploring iconic and overlooked sides of NYC culture
CULT Cinema & Bar – NYC Inspired Film & Cocktail Night
Sat. 14 July, 6:00 pm
Delve into Spike Lee’s Brooklyn-based, super seductive anti-love story, SHE’S GOTTA HAVE IT. Enjoy a pre-film live set of NYC inspired 90’s jams from DJ Colette while you sip on a ‘Sex on the Brooklyn Bridge’ cocktail. Presented by CULT Cinema & Bar. Get Tickets.
NYC Christmas in July Film Marathon
Sat. 28 July, from 4:30 pm
$13 single film / $26 for the marathon
T’was 149 nights before Christmas…
This July, Mechanics brings New York City to Melbourne with a film marathon of three classic Christmas films to warm the cockles of cold winter hearts. Gather with your loved ones at the bar in your ugliest woolly jumper before heading in to the cinema. Get Tickets.
Sat. 11 August, 7:00 pm
Next Wave presents an evening of reperformance from the stages and streets of 1960s and 70s New York, by artists Emile Zile, Angela Goh and The Band Presents. Three performances will mine and reinterpret an era that upturned our understanding of what performance art is, where it can be shown and who can perform it.