Federation Square - cnr Swanston St & Flinders Street, Melbourne CBD is ramping up the entertainment in the lead-up to Christmas with a cracker line-up of films that are family friendly. There's something for everyone to enjoy under the stars on balmy nights and during the day when the sun is hot, so come prepared for all weather and stay sun safe. Sit on the grass or bring a comfy seat. Your choice. Just make sure you sign in and keep Covid-safe practice and enjoy! Let's keep enjoying this freedom we have and do what we need to do to keep it this way.
The lineup from Sat 28 Nov to Sun 20 Dec 2020 is as follows.
Sat 28 Nov 1-3pm - Bumblebee - on the run and seeking refuge in a junkyard, the battle-scarred and broken Bumblebee is discovered and revived by Charlie. She quickly learns he's no ordinary yellow Volkswagen.
Sun 29 Nov 5-7pm - Dora and the Lost City of Gold - Dora embarks on a quest to save her parents while trying to solve the seemingly impossible mystery behind a lost Incan civilisation.
Sat 5 Dec 1-3pm - Hugo - orphaned and alone except for an uncle, Hugo lives in the walls of a train station in 1930s Paris. He embarks on a quest to solve a mystery and find a place to call home.
Sun 6 Dec 5-7pm - Instant Family - Pete and Ellie go from zero to three kids overnight and must try to learn the ropes of instant parenthood.
Sat 12 Dec 8-10pm - Daddy's Home - When a freewheeling ex-husband meets the kindhearted current husband with insecurities, a battle to one-up each other ensues to win the approval of their shared family.
Sun 13 Dec 8-10pm - Daddy's Home 2 - A sequel, this time the fathers join forces to make Christmas perfect for the children. They are joined by their fathers, one macho and one gentle; and their newfound partnership is put to the test.
Sat 19 Dec 8-10pm - Planes, Trains & Automobiles - A father trying to get home to Chicago for Thanksgiving must bunk up with a talkative, extremely annoying Del Griffith due to unforeseen circumstances; will they overcome the insanity of holiday travel?
Sun 20 Dec 5-7pm - It's A Wonderful Life - Digging into the classics and a Christmas story, George is about to jump from a bridge, but ends up rescuing his guardian angel, Clarence.
It's FREE, it's at the Fed, and in time for the festive season!