FBi Presents: Graphic at Sydney Opera House


4 November 2016 - 5 November 2016


Sydney Opera House

Celebrating the art of graphic storytelling, illustration, comics, animation, and music, GRAPHIC has just unveiled its 2016 program – jamming a whole host of free and ticketed screenings, talks, special commissions and exhibitions into one weekend.


Matt Groening’s ‘Secrets of The Simpsons, And A Couple Of Milhouse Fun Facts’ (AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE, SYDNEY ONLY) – expect embarrassing home movies, rare animated clips and even some full-frontal cartoon nudity.

Matt Groening & Lynda Barry: ‘Love, Hate & Comics: The Friendship That Would Not Die’ (AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE, SYDNEY ONLY) – celebrating a lifelong friendship between two storytelling legends since the halcyon days of underground comic strips.

George Lucas’ THX 1138 Re-scored Live (AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE) – the mythical sci-fi classic has been reinvented for the digital age with subs, breaks and riddims by Asian Dub Foundation.

Plus free talks featuring Michael Leunig: A National Treasure, First Dog on the Moon: How Not To Be Quite So Terrible, Brandon Graham: Graffiti Artist turned Manga Illustrator, State of the Nation: Safdar Ahmed, Alisha Jade, James Andre & Sarah Howell and Felix Colgrave with Greg Sharp & Alex Grigg.

Check out the full program here.


Tickets are on sale now. Or if you’re an FBi Supporter, you could be heading along to the Australian Premiere of THX 1138 on us.

For your chance to win a double pass, email fbipresents@fbiradio.com with GRAPHIC in the subject heading. Must include FBi supporter number and contact details.

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