Festivals and events

2016 -17 Financial Year

July  2016

  • Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival 24 June – 2 July

August 2016

  • Mackay International Film Festival 5-6 Aug
  • Animation Alliance Australia Presents 18 – 20 Aug (Cairns) and 19 – 21 Aug (Brisbane)
  • Weekend Independents at Griffith Cinema 26 – 27 Aug

September 2016

  • Queensland Touring Film Festival (Goondiwindi)
  • Caloundra Fringe Film Festival 2 Sept – 5 Oct
  • Great Barrier Reef Film Festival 9 – 11 Sept

October  2016

  • Capricorn Film Festival (Gladstone) 28 – 29 Oct
  • Queensland Touring Film Festival (Charters Towers) 29 Oct
  • Travelling Film Festival QLD Tour 2016 (SFF) Bundaberg (13 – 16 Oct), Toowoomba (7 – 9 Oct), Mackay (14 -16 Oct).
  • Heart of Gold International Film Festival (Gympie),  6 – 9 Oct
  • Australian International Movie Convention (Gold Coast) 9 – 13 Oct
  • Iranian Film Festival 20 – 23 Oct
  • Port Shorts Film Festival 28 – 29 Oct
  • Epic Diem 1 – 2 Oct

November 2016

  • Brisbane Asia Pacific Film Festival 23 Nov to 4 Dec
  • Travelling Film Festival QLD Tour 2016 (SFF) visited Cairns (4 – 8 Nov), Rockhampton (11-13 Nov), and Townsville (18 – 21 Nov)
  • Queensland Touring Film Festival Djarra, Richmond ( 2 -5  Nov)
  • Australian Cinematographers Awards  – 19 Nov 2016
  • Brisbane Himalayan Film Festival 25 – 26 Nov
  • Screen Forever 15 – 17 Nov
  • Noosa International Film Festival 3 – 6 Nov

January 2017

  • Global Game Jam – 20 – 22 Jan (Brisbane)

February 2017

  • Flickerfest 26th International Film Festival 9 – 11 Feb (Brisbane)
  • Flickerfest 26th International Film Festival 17 Feb  (Gold Coast and Nambour)
  • Flickerfest 26th International Film Festival 18 to 19 Feb  (Toowoomba)
  • Sunscreenings/Banana Sundays  February

 

March 2017

  • Flickerfest 26th International Film Festival 10 Mar (Cairns)
  • Life is Better When You Surf Festival 7 Mar (Noosa, Sunshine Coast)
  • Australian International Documentary Conference 5 – 8 Mar (Melbourne)
  • Alliance Francaise French Film Festival 16 Mar – 9 Apr (Brisbane)
  • Brisbane Queer Film Festival 10 – 19 Mar
  • Transitions Film Festival 23 – 26 Mar (Brisbane)
  • Flickerfest 26th International Film Festival 3 – 4 Mar (Mackay, Townsville and Ayr)

April 2017

  • IDENTITY Short Film Festival (as part of National Youth Week) – 3 Apr  (Mount Isa)
  • Gold Coast Film Festival 19 – 30 Apr
  • Flickerfest 26th International Film Festival –  19 Apr (Maryborough)
  • Flickerfest 26th International Film Festival –  postponed due to cyclone (Whitsundays)

May 2017

  • Nandeebie Screen 19 May – 2 Jul (Redlands)
  • West End Film Festival  27 – 28 May  (Brisbane)
  • Sunshine Coast International Surf Film Festival 15 – 21 May 2017
  •  Solid Screen Festival 2 -3 May (Sunshine Coast)

June 2017

  • Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival 23 Jun – 1 Jul (Winton)
  • Crafting Intangibles 10 -11 Jun  (Brisbane)

August 2017

  • Australian Virtual Reality Film Festival