MIFF@CinefestOZ: A presentation of the Melbourne International Film Festival Premiere Fund.
Join us at Orana Cinemas for a screening and celebration for the West Australian Premiere of MIFF@CinefestOZ film Jungle.
Spot filmmakers and talent and the high profile Film Prize Jury. Later, at the dazzling after-party in the Festival Hub, enjoy delicious local food and beverages.
Please note: runtime includes screening and function; this film screens in multiple cinemas at the same time so please check your cinema number; the Film Prize Jury will view the screening in Cinema 1.
From director Greg McLean (Wolf Creek), Jungle is a harrowing adventure drama that takes us into the Bolivian jungle, starring Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter) and Alex Russell (Goldstone). Four travellers set off into the heart of the Amazon rainforest, but what begins as a dream adventure quickly deteroriates into an utter nightmare.
After a terrible rafting accident separates YOSSI from his friend, he is forced to survive for weeks alone against one of the most treacherous backdrops on the planet: The Amazon Jungle. Stranded without a knife, map, or survival training, he must improvise shelter and forage to survive, After losing all sense of direction, Yossi begins to give up hope, wondering if he will even make it out of the jungle alive. Based on the real story of bestselling author, Yossi Ghinsberg.
Once you've seen the film, share a lunch with the filmmakers and gain unique insights into the filmmaking process. For tickets to In Conversation: Jungle - MIFF@CinefestOZ the day after this Premiere Event, CLICK HERE.