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Syd Film Fest: Q&A with Narcos' Pablo Escobar & Her Smell film

Hosted by the Consul of the Sydney Music, Concerts and Arts Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Sun 09 Jun 16:45 - 22:00

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Join us for one or both of a Q&A with Narcos' Pablo Escobar (free, no booking required) and the film Her Smell (you need to buy a ticket for this film) with Elisabeth Moss from Handmaiden's Tale and Mad Men.

5pm Extended Q&A: Wagner Moura Protected content

Meet Narcos actor turned director Wagner Moura, following the screening of his feature Marighella, in an extended Q&A with film journalist Sandy George.

6.45pm. Her Smell (Event Cinemas George Street)

After sold-out runs at TIFF and SXSW, Alex Ross Perry’s virtuosic portrait is of a ‘90s punk star on the path to burn-out. Starring Elisabeth Moss (The Handmaid’s Tale).

Ross Perry's alt-rock, riot grrrl bonanza Her Smell is powered by an electrifying performance from Moss. Channelling the infamous Courtney Love in her role as Becky Something, Moss is a rock star whose band has reached its use-by date. A self-destructive narcissist, Becky's coke-fuelled tirades alienate her bandmates, partner and manager as she hurtles towards impending doom. Rounded out by an all-star cast – Cara Delevingne, Agyness Deyn, Dan Stevens and Amber Heard – Her Smell reunites director Alex Ross Perry with regular collaborators, cinematographer Sean Price Williams (Good Time, SFF Protected content editor Robert Greene (director of Kate Plays Christine, SFF Protected content their most robust joint effort to date.