Who Are We?

Popcorn Taxi is a regular in-depth film event

A film event where filmmakers and enthusiasts can meet, watch films of all types, and discuss the filmmaking process in a candid, interactive and inclusive atmosphere.

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All facets that go to create the medium of cinema in all its many guises:

Blowing Smoke

  • Kevin Smith

    "To the most excellent folks at Popcorn Taxi, You guys are doing the Lord's work"

    KEVIN SMITH

    Writer/Director 'Clerks'

  • Andrew Lesnie

    "As a presenter and audience member, Popcorn Taxi completes my education"

    ANDREW LESNIE

    Oscar winning Cinematographer, King Kong, Lord of the Rings

  • Ewan McGregor

    "I love the guys who run Popcorn Taxi"

    EWAN MCGREGOR

    'Trainspotting'

  • Edgar Wright

    "Thanks Sydney and all at Popcorn Taxi for a magical night. You rock."

    EDGAR WRIGHT

    Writer/Director

  • Margaret Pomeranz

    "Popcorn Taxi is the last bastion of trying to get some film culture going on with any sort of energy in this country!"

    MARGARET POMERANZ

    ABC TV's At the Movies

  • Phillip Noyce

    "Popcorn Taxi provides a unique forum for filmmakers and audiences to share and learn from the joy of making movies"

    PHILLIP NOYCE

    Director 'Catch a Fire'

  • Quentin Tarantino

    "Where have you guys been all my life?"

    QUENTIN TARANTINO

  • Real Time

    "If you want more than gossip, Popcorn Taxi is the putty. It fills the gaps between the films and the hype. It's what the Australian film industry needs right now"

    Real Time

Past Guests

John Cleese

John Cleese

Ang Lee

Ang Lee

Danny Boyle

Danny Boyle

Quentin Tarantino

Quentin Tarantino

Karen Allen

Karen Allen

Jason Schwartzman

Jason Schwartzman

Christa Hughes

Christa Hughes

Sam Neill

Sam Neill

Eddie Izzard

Eddie Izzard

Michael Dorman

Michael Dorman

Jon Hewitt

Jon Hewitt

Geena Davis

Geena Davis

Baz Luhrmann

Baz Luhrmann

Adam Yauch

Adam Yauch

Bryan Brown

Bryan Brown

Jerry Lewis

Jerry Lewis

Sacha Gervasi

Sacha Gervasi

Kevin Smith

Kevin Smith

Spierig Brothers

Spierig Brothers

Rob Zombie

Rob Zombie

Andrew Lesnie

Andrew Lesnie

Dennis Hopper

Dennis Hopper

George Miller

George Miller

Ewan McGreggor

Ewan McGreggor

Werner Herzog

Werner Herzog

Tim Robbins

Tim Robbins

Gillian Armstrong

Gillian Armstrong

Wim Wenders

Wim Wenders

Notable Folk