Internationally acclaimed Australian actress Radha Mitchell will walk the red carpet at the Melbourne premiere of Sue Brooks’ new film Looking For Grace at the historic Astor Theatre on Tuesday November 24, 2015.
LA-based Mitchell (The Waiting City, High Art, Finding Neverland) will be joined by Brooks (Japanese Story) in her home city, along with fellow cast members Odessa Young, Terry Norris and Julia Blake when the film is screened to Melbourne audiences for the first time.
In the film, Mitchell stars as Denise, the mother of eponymous Grace (Young) and wife of Dan (Richard Roxburgh), whose quiet suburban lives are thrown into turmoil when their daughter absconds with a large amount of money from their family safe.
The only Australian film of the year to be selected In Competition for both Venice and Toronto International Film Festivals, where it had its World and North American premieres in September, Looking For Grace delighted local audiences at its Australian premiere during the Adelaide International Film Festival last month.
Sue Brooks and Radha Mitchell will also be in attendance at the Western Australian premiere of Looking For Grace at Luna Leederville Cinema on Tuesday December 1.
Premiere screenings in Sydney, Canberra and Brisbane will take place in January 2016, along with a national schedule of advance screenings which will allow audiences an opportunity to meet the filmmaker and cast, before the film releases in cinemas on Australia Day, 26 January 2016.
24 November, 2015 Melbourne Premiere The Astor Theatre
1 December, 2015 Perth Premiere Luna Leederville
January, 2016 Sydney, Canberra and Brisbane Premieres Details to come
26 January, 2016 Australia Day National Release
You can find out more about the film at http://www.lookingforgrace.com.au