Caloundra Film Festival: The Ideal Palace

Introducing the French film that’s based on a true story, The Ideal Palace.


Set at the end of the 19th Century, is the story of a postman named Joseph Ferdinand Cheval, who falls in love with a woman named Philomena.  From their union, a daughter named Alice is born – who inspires her father to build her an incredible palace with his own hands.



Screening 16 October at Big Screen Cinemas Caloundra 7 pm.


Please note that the Caloundra Film Festival has changed the way you purchase tickets! You can purchase your tickets online or through the Caloundra Film Festival app. You can download the app from either the Google Play Store or Apple App Store. Download the app and support the Caloundra Film Festival, which is not-for-profit.