What to stream online from the Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF)
From comedy to drama, sing-a-longs, docos and everything in between, we round up the best films to watch online from MIFF this year.
Cinephiles, rejoice! The Melbourne International Film Festival, affectionately referred to as MIFF, is back for another year of screening delights across your TV screens at home. That's right, 'MIFF69' (celebrating the number of years the festival has been running) has gone online and will be streaming under the banner - 'MIFF Play.'
For those new to the MIFF scene, the not-for-profit is the biggest film festival in Australia, and counts itself amongst Cannes as one of the oldest film festivals in the world. Presenting what MIFF refers to as ‘a curated global program of innovative screen experiences and the largest showcase of exceptional Australian filmmaking,’ the festival aims to bring global stories to Australian audiences at home, while supporting the arts in the cultural capital of Australia.
So, let’s look at some of the highlights of the festival. With over 100 titles that can be streamed from around the world, there’s something for everyone at MIFF so you can enjoy your international film experience from home.