A Boy Called Sailboat (PG)

A Boy Called Sailboat movie poster

A quirky, charming tale about a young boy who brings a touch of magic to the world with his little guitar.

A close-knit Hispanic family is blessed with a child whom they name as Sailboat. One fine day, Sailboat brings with him a musical instrument which changes his life forever.

Featuring music from guitarists Leonard and Slava Grigoryan ('The Grigoryan Brothers').

★★★★ "utterly beguiling...surely the most impressive calling-card film in recent memory" - SCREEN SPACE

"It's whimsical, slightly magical tale is a joy to watch, and the sweet-natured atmosphere is going to delight viewers for years to come." - FILM THREAT

"[a] charming movie, with all the childhood wonder and optimism you’d expect from a movie so clearly inspired by films like Moonrise Kingdom" - ENTERTAINMENT MONTHLY

"fun, quirky ... uplifting and unique" - DAILY COURIER

Cast: J.K. Simmons, Keanu Wilson, Julian Atocani Sanchez

Director: Cameron Nugent


Starts from Thursday, 26 December 2019. Session times to be announced.

Ticket Prices

  • 2D screenings:
    Adults $12 • Seniors $11 • Children (aged 3 to 12) $10 • Two movies same day/person $20 - includes tea or coffee (3D films excluded)
  • 3D screenings:
    All tickets $13 or $45 for family of four (max two adults, children aged 3 to 12)
  • NT Live:
    Adults $25 • Seniors $23 • Full-time students/children $15 • Student groups (10+) $12 each
  • MET Opera:
    Adults $28 • Seniors $23

Most cards accepted.

Reservations: reservations@mountvicflicks.com.au • Phone: 02 47871577