Play Trailer


Sat Feb 12 6:00 PM

Arc Cinema
Allocated Seating
127 Mins
2001| 35mm | AUS | D: Baz Luhrmann    

At the cusp of the 20th century, a young poet (Ewan McGregor) moves to Montmartre to join the bohemian world of artists in Paris. He helps a troupe of performers finish their show and pitch it to Harold Zidler (Jim Broadbent), owner of the Moulin Rouge nightclub. 
When Christian is introduced to Satine (Nicole Kidman), the club’s most notorious and beautiful star, it kicks off a dazzling tale of mistaken identities, intoxicating music and heartfelt romance.  
You can see the Oscar-winning can-can costumes from Moulin Rouge! on display at the NFSA in our Australians & Hollywood exhibition, along with other fascinating behind-the-scenes artefacts from the film.  
Moulin Rouge! seems to defy aesthetic gravity: by revelling in all things artificial, it arrives, giddily, at the genuine’ – Newsweek 
Ticket includes a drink on arrival and exclusive access to Australians & Hollywood Exhibition from 4pm. 
Presented on a 35mm film print from the NFSA collection. 

Arc Cinema

1 McCoy Circuit Acton, Australian Capital Territory, 2601