Sunday 23 January 2011 at 8:00pm
Sydney University Quadrangle
A Night at the Quad is all about the glorious chemistry between music and film. Lay back on the lawn amidst the grandeur of The University of Sydney's oldest buildings for this special screening plus great live music by artists associated with the soundtrack.
Film: Somersault (MA15+) 2004 / 1hr 46mins / Directed by Cate Shortland
Live music: Decoder Ring
Exploring teenage sexuality and emotion, Cate Shortland's debut film, Somersault tells the story of an uninhibited 16-year-old Heidi, who runs away from home and meets Joe the son of a local farmer, and tries to form a relationship with him, despite his difficulty in expressing his emotions.
The film's award-winning soundtrack was written and performed by Sydney band Decoder Ring who play live before the screening.
A selection of food and beverages will be available.
No BYO alcohol or glass. No high chairs.
The Quadrangle is wheelchair accessible. An accessible viewing area for patrons with a disability will be located on the north western lawn.