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Cast & filmmakers to attend a special Brisbane screening and Q&A event for The Second, Friday 6 July, 7.00pm film commencement, Palace Centro Brisbane.

Cast and filmmakers just confirmed to attend a special Brisbane screening and Q&A event for 

The Second 

A Screen Queensland and Stan Original Feature Film

Friday 6 July, 7.00pm film commencement,
Palace Centro Brisbane

Join filmmakers – Director Mairi Cameron, Writer/Producer Stephen Lance, Producer Leanne Tonkes  

and cast members – Vince Colosimo, Rachel Blake and Martin Sacks

Book your seats now or you will miss out!

Mystery thriller The Second, a Screen Queensland and Stan Original Feature Film, will premiere exclusively in Palace cinemas this Thursday 5 July, followed by its streaming release on Stan on 20 July.

The Secondfollows the author of a celebrated erotic memoir, whose newfound success is threatened when her best friend and muse reveals the truth behind the memoir’s provenance, igniting an incendiary tale of sex, lies and betrayal.

An Australian-first with a revolutionary release strategy, The Secondwas funded through Screen Queensland’s landmark Queensland Originals: Fully Funded Features with Stan initiative.

From first-time feature film director Mairi Cameron, the film is written and produced by Stephen Lance with Leanne Tonkes as producer.

The Second features an all-star Australian cast including Rachael Blake (Lantana, Sleeping Beauty), Susie Porter (The Monkey’s Mask, Better Than Sex, Two Hands), Vince Colosimo (Chopper, Stingers, The Secret Life Of Us, Underbelly), Martin Sacks (A Place To Call Home, The Cup, Love in Limbo) and Susan Prior (The Rover, Puberty Blues, Muriel’s Wedding).

Shot last year at a 177-year-old house in Jimbour, North West of Brisbane, The Secondfeatures music written by Queensland composer Ryan Walsh and performed by the Queensland Symphony Orchestra.

Watch The Second trailer below

Date: Friday 6 July 2018


7.00pm – screening commences

8.35pm – Q&A commences

9.00pm – concludes

Location: Cinema 7 | Palace Centro

39 James Street

Fortitude Valley QLD 4101

To buy your tickets please CLICK HERE

(TICKET PRICES – Adults $16.50 | Senior 60+ $10.50 |
Student $12.00 | Concession $ 10.50 | Palace Members $9.50)

The Second is screening exclusively at Palace Centro in Brisbane Queensland from 5 July plus other major capital cities before streaming on Stan from 20 July.

Pictured below: Director Mairi Cameron with Rachael Blake and Mirene Igwabi

> About Screen Queensland: 

Screen Queensland is a government-owned company that invests in people and projects to grow a creative, innovative and successful screen industry with a focus on stories and global audiences, secures production to Queensland, and delivers an active screen culture across the state.

Go to screenqld.com.au to view all our programs and initiatives.

> About Stan

Stan is Australia’s leading local subscription video-on-demand provider. Stan offers unlimited access to thousands of hours of entertainment, with an outstanding line-up of exclusive premieres such as Better Call Saul, Sherlock, brand new Will & Grace, Power, Girlfriend Experience, RuPaul’s Drag Race and UnREAL. New SHOWTIME series also premiere exclusively on Stan, including the recent third season of Billions, currently streaming; critically acclaimed and award-nominated SMILF, last year’s TV event, David Lynch’s Twin Peaks and forthcoming Escape at Dannemora.

Stan Originals include the AACTA Award-winning and Logie Award-nominated series No Activity, with its US adaptation produced by Will Ferrell’s production company Funny Or Die, which has been renewed for a second season; the critically acclaimed AACTA Award-winning and Logie Award-nominated drama series Wolf Creek, Romper Stomper and Stan Original film The Second, coming to Stan on July 20.

Stan’s award-winning TV shows, classic catalogue, blockbuster movies and popular kids content can be watched in full HD on your TV or favourite device, including tablets and smartphones. Now you can download and enjoy your favourite TV shows and movies and watch them anywhere, anytime, without being tied to an internet connection. Stan is a joint venture between Nine Entertainment Co. and Fairfax Media. For more information, visit www.stan.com.au