CinefestOZ: Ego — The Michael Gudinski Story | Margaret River Opening Night

Tuesday, 29th August 2023 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm


A rare insight into how hitmaker and trailblazer Michael Gudinski inspired the soundtrack of a nation and revolutionised the Australian music industry.

Enjoy a pre-screening reception of canapes and a welcome drink, featuring local refreshments from Forester Estate and Shelter Brewing Co, while browsing a breath-taking exhibition in the foyer of Margaret River HEART – Nala Bardip Mia.  The screening of Ego: The Michael Gudinski Story starts at 7pm.

Post screening join in the Q&A session with filmmakers to discover just what it takes to make a film like Ego: The Michael Gudinski Story.


Follow Gudinski’s relentless pursuit of success over five decades as he launches Mushroom Records and the careers of countless artists, promotes legendary international acts, and takes Australian music to the world. Featuring exclusive interviews with some of the world’s most influential artists, extraordinary rare footage, and an electrifying soundtrack, this documentary reveals the man behind the music and the unstoppable force that was Michael Gudinski.

Please note: Runtime includes screening and function; doors open 6:00pm, film starts 7.00pm

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