Moyne Shire to host Toy Story and The Magic Pudding

Published on 18 December 2017

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Port Fairy’s summer movie program is here again, and Moyne Shire is throwing its support behind the school holiday tradition by sponsoring two free screenings.

The council will kick off the film season with an outdoor showing of Pixar’s landmark CG-animated family favourite Toy Story on Fiddler’s Green on Thursday 28 December.

The shire will also host the final film of the program with an outdoor showing of the animated Australian adventure The Magic Pudding on Australia Day at Fiddler’s Green.

The outdoor screenings, which take place at sunset, are weather dependent and are a component of the 70th year of the Moyneyana Festival. What better opportunity to grab a blanket and some popcorn and enjoy a movie under the stars with family and friends.

Moyne Shire is happy to support the summer movie program, which is facilitated by the dedicated volunteers of the Port Fairy Film Society and has been running for many years.

The society will be showing family-friendly films and blockbusters at the Reardon Theatre on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights, as well as Sunday afternoons, from Tuesday 2 January to Thursday 25 January.

The line-up includes the latest Marvel superhero actioner Thor: Ragnarok, the long-awaited sci-fi-noir Blade Runner 2049, the trilogy ending War For The Planet Of The Apes, the latest Pixar hit Coco, the DC Comics blockbuster Wonder Woman, and the acclaimed car-heist movie Baby Driver.

The full program is below.

 

Port Fairy Summer Movie Program 2018

 

All films are at Reardon Theatre except where noted. Fiddler’s Green films may be cancelled due to weather. It is recommended arriving 30-45 minutes before the screening starts to ensure a good seat.

Thursday 28 December, sunset - Toy Story (Fiddler’s Green)

Tuesday 2 January, 7.30pm – Captain Underpants

Wednesday 3 January, 7.30pm – Blade Runner 2049

Thursday 4 January, 7.30pm – A Dog’s Purpose

Sunday 7 January, 3pm – Captain Underpants

Tuesday 9 January, 7.30pm – Lego Batman Movie

Wednesday 10 January, 7.30pm – Thor: Ragnarok

Thursday 11 January, 7.30pm – War For The Planet Of The Apes

Sunday 14 January, 3pm – Thor: Ragnarok

Tuesday 16 January, 7.30pm – Wonder Woman

Wednesday 17 January, 7.30pm – Baby Driver

Thursday 18 January, 7.30pm – Paddington 2

Sunday 21 January, 3pm – Coco

Tuesday 23 January, 7.30pm – Ferdinand

Wednesday 24 January 7.30pm – Goodbye Christopher Robin

Thursday 25 January – Coco

Friday 26 January – The Magic Pudding (Fiddler’s Green)