As part of Confluence 2017, two acclaimed films Mary Kom and Lion will be screened in Bundaberg.
Mary Kom is a 2014 Indian biographical sports film directed by Omung Kumar and stars Priyanka Chopra in the lead role of the eponymous boxer.
Lion is a 2016 biographical film directed by Garth Davis based on the non-fiction book, A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley with Larry Buttrose. The film stars Dev Patel, Rooney Mara, David Wenham and Nicole Kidman. Lion received six Oscar nominations in 2017 and won two BAFTAs.