Australian film Felony is set to have its Australian Premiere as the closing night film of Melbourne International Film Festival on August 16, before opening nationally on August 28.
“With new venues and a broader footprint over our wonderful CBD, 2014 sees a new MIFF with more sessions giving the ravenous film-goer greater choice than ever.To close it off in style, we are thrilled to present the Australian Premiere of FELONY, directed by Melbourne filmmaker Matthew Saville, written by and starring Australian acting icon Joel Edgerton alongside Melissa George, Tom Wilkinson and Jai Courtney,” said Artistic Director Michelle Carey.
The Closing Night screening of Felony takes place 16 August at Hoyts Cinemas, Melbourne Central. BUY TICKETS
Written by its star, Joel Edgerton, and directed by Matt Saville, Felony tells the story of three male detectives become embroiled in a tense struggle after a tragic accident that leaves a child in a coma. One is guilty of a crime, one will try to cover it up, and the other attempts to expose it. How far will these men go to both disguise and unravel the truth?