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On The Beach: When Hollywood Came to Frankston


On The Beach: When Hollywood Came to Frankston
A FAC Exhibition

FAC - Curved Wall Gallery
Thursday 10 October to Saturday 30 November

M-F 9-5 Sat 9-2 + during FAC theatre performances | Free Entry



Celebrating the 60th anniversary of the film’s release, FAC presents photographs from Frankston City Libraries’ archives of Stanley Kramer’s adaptation of Neville Shute’s bestselling novel.

Frankston City Libraries & FAC host celebratory film events at Cube 37 cinema studio.

Friday 1 Nov

On The Beach

11.30am Morning Tea
12.30 Screening On the Beach Rated PG, 134mins 1959 B&W


Second screening of On the Beach on Fri 1 Nov. Tickets now available. Rated PG, 134mins 1959 B&W



Friday 6 December


5.30pm: Drinks & Nibbles
6.30pm: Introduction by Producer Peter Kaufmann & screening of FALLOUT.
A documentary of Stanley Kramer's post-apocalyptic film adaptation of Nevil Shute's On The Beach.
Rated M, 86mins 2013
8.30pm post show Q&A

Rated M, 86mins 2013, 8.30pm post-show Q&A with Dr Philip Davey, key researcher FALLOUT and author When Hollywood Came To Melbourne


Free Events. Tickets Essential

9784 1060


Photograph: Still from Film, On the beach (detail)


Sales at FAC Box Office.

Enquiries: 03 9784 1896