Sunset Cinema: First Fridays are awesome in 2018!

We're thrilled to have an exciting lineup for 2018! Once again, we'll be featuring top international art-house films as well as local ones- you can see the schedule below and get full details right here.

We've hand-selecting a powerful mix of drama, comedy and documentary movies, from around the world and right here in Aotearoa, and we're looking forward to a whole year of exhilarating, thought-provoking and riotously funny stories that Wairarapa film-fans can all share together!

So sign up now for 2018!

We are offering memberships that get you entry into all 11 films shown over the course of the year – for a ridiculously good price. A bit tentative? We've got a 3 movie sampler available as well. Check out the options.

The world’s best art-house films – right here in Carterton!


Feb 2 - Ex Machina
Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi IMDB:7.7 RT:92%
Mar 2 - Tatarakihi: Children of Parihaka
NZ doco IMDB:8.1 RT:87%
April 6 - Mustang
French/Turkish Drama. IMDB:7.7 RT:98%
May 4 - The Selfish Giant
UK Drama. IMDB:7.3 RT:97%
Jun 1 - After the Storm
Japanese drama. IMDB:7.5 RT:96%
Jul 6 - Baden Baden
Comedy drama. IMDB:6.6 RT:95%
Aug 3 - Neither Heaven Nor Earth
Drama, Fantasy, Mystery. IMDB:6.4 RT:95%
Sep 7 - Les Cowboys
French drama. IMDB:6.7 RT:83%
Oct 5 - Tangerine
Comedy, Crime, Drama. IMDB:7.1 RT:97%
Nov 2 - Listen to Me Marlon
UK Doco. IMDB:8.2 RT:97%
Dec 7 - The Brand New Testament
Belgian comedy/fantasy. IMDB:7.1 RT:84%