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Young Adult Film Club – 'My Life as a Zucchini'

Film club is back with a special school holiday edition for young adults.

Join our resident film buff Tristan Fidler for a screening and post-film discussion. Afterward, there will be an optional film review writing workshop.

Suitable for ages 12 to 24

About Tristan
Tristan Fidler (he/him) is a writer and broadcaster with a great love of cinema. You can hear Tristan review movies Friday mornings 7.30am on RTRFM 92.1 as part of Movie Squad (also available as a podcast). Tristan also publishes VHS Tracking, a zine of movie recommendations, and hosts cult movie nights at Luna Cinemas including The Room and the Trash Classics programs.

My Life As A Zucchini (2016) directed by Claude Barras
Rated M
After losing his mother, a young boy is sent to an orphanage where he begins to learn the meaning of trust and true love. Brought to life through memorable character designs and expressive stop-motion animation, the story soars with laughter, sorrow, and joy. 

Nominated for Best Animated Feature at the Academy Awards and the Golden Globe Awards. Nominated for the Golden Camera at the Cannes Film Festival.

Film provided by Kanopy.

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    Event Showings

    Wednesday 3 July 2024
    1pm to 2.30pm Screening
    2.30pm to 3pm Workshop

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    Free, bookings required

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    City of Perth Library

    573 Hay Street

    Perth WA 6000

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    Wheelchair access