Film Screening: Looby

Saturday 13 February, 7.30pm
23 days from now
This right here is my pick of the fest. Do not miss Looby Andrew Peirce
It’s a fascinating film, especially in an era of increasingly straitened and conservative artistic standards Travis Johnson

Presented by New Annual and the Civic Theatre Newcastle

A documentary film on the life and art of Keith Looby.

Throughout 2020-21, to mark 100 years of the Archibald Prize, we’re partnering with organisations across Australia to present screenings of LOOBY — a film that captures the art, life and times of the competition’s most controversial winner.

Click here to watch the Trailer

Running time 80mins

This is a FREE event however, tickets are required to be booked to ensure your seat is reserved. Please click RESERVE A SEAT to get your free tickets. You will need to Create an Account wtih the Civic Theatre ticketing system. Tickets will be emailed.


  • Saturday 13 February 2021 7:30 PM

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  • Civic Theatre Ticket Office
  • 4929 1977


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