CinefestOz Film Festival News

Have your say for CinefestOZ 2017!

We want to hear from you! Every year CinefestOZ runs a FREE Community Screenings program involving free feature film and short film screenings at venues across the South West. CinefestOZ holds these screenings to ensure that the festival is accessible to a diverse audience in a range of locations. Films over the […]

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Must-know Festival Updates

Have you saved the date for CinefestOZ 2017? From August 23 to August 27 the South West will be lit up with exceptional films and gastronomic experiences, teamed with stunning vistas from Busselton up to Bunbury and down to Margaret River locations. This event has become a staple in the film […]

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Australian Box Office 2016 Success

Statistics from the Motion Picture Distributor Association of Australia state that the Australian box office has taken a record $1,259,337,000 in 2016, out of this total Australian films took $24 million. The best performing Australian film of the year was Mel Gibson’s Hacksaw Ridge taking $8.6 million. Read more stats here, including the […]

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Unmissable Jasper Jones Q&A Screening

Jasper Jones fans rejoice! Be one of the first people to see this classic Australian novel come to life for an advance screening of Jasper Jones followed by a Q&A with director Rachel Perkins and author and screenwriter Craig Silvey. Screenings are on Friday February 6.15pm at Luna Leederville and 8.15pm at Grand Cinemas Warwick and Sunday […]

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Exciting film projects ahead

The WA Regional Film Fund was launched last year and already there are exciting films in the work. Two feature films, Wonderful Unknown and Dirt Music will commence shooting in Western Australia this year. Dirt Music, the adaptation from Tim Winton’s novel, will be shooting in the Mid-West and around the Kimberleys, whilst Wonderful Unknown is set to shoot in […]

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