CinefestOz Film Festival News

CinefestOZ announces 2017 Film Prize Jury Chair

CinefestOZ Film Festival announces renowned Australian film director, producer and screenwriter, Scott Hicks, as the 2017 Festival Jury Chair. Internationally acclaimed, Hicks has been nominated for and won many prestigious awards for his work. His film Shine was an international box office sensation and was nominated for seven Academy® Awards, […]

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Australia’s Funniest Shorts seeking applicants for 2017 festival

Good news! Comedians, funny people and filmmakers still have time to enter their comedy short films and sketches into Australia’s Funniest Shorts festival, with the deadline for submissions being July 28. Australia’s Funniest Shorts will be launching its 2017 festival program at this year’s CinefestOZ. The festival, which showcases short comedy films […]

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2017 Cinesnaps Short Film Competition closes June 30

Entries for the 2017 Cinesnaps Short Film Competition close on June 30. The competition encourages South West students to explore the medium of film and use multi-media formats to produce and showcase their talents on the big screen. Students need to be between 15 – 18 years to enter, and […]

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Last call for 2017 film submissions

There’s less than a month to go before film submissions for the 2017 CinefestOZ Film Festival Film Prize, General Features and Short Films close. Now in its fourth year, the CinefestOZ Film Prize is Australia’s Greatest Film Prize! Filmmakers from across the nation can enter the competition, which sees finalist films not […]

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