CinefestOz Film Festival News

Future filmmakers in the South West

The Cinesnaps Filmmaking Masterclass is an opportunity for High School students and media teachers to develop filmmaking skills and work on ideas for the annual Cinesnaps Short Film Competition. This is a unique workshop in which students and teachers alike can learn from accomplished Australian Film industry professionals. The 2017 […]

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Australian Film Box Office Success

2017 has seen a great start to the year for Australian film, with 14 nominations and 2 wins to Australian films at the Oscars. And they’re doing just as well in the box office. Jasper Jones, Madman’s adaptation of the beloved novel by Craig Silvey, debuted at fourth spot over the […]

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French Films to please all!

The Alliance Francaise French Film Festival returns in 2017 with yet another amazing line-up of French films to satisfy all francophiles. The festival kicks off on March 15 with a très chic Opening Night Gala  screening of The Odyssey, a mesmerising tale of Jacques Cousteau’s amazing discoveries. The screening is paired […]

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Premium Partner, Rio Tinto

Thank you to Rio Tinto for their continued support of CinefestOZ and the Cinesnaps program. Rio Tinto managing director Pilbara Mines Michael Gollschewski said Rio Tinto was proud to be a long-term partner of this educational and engaging program for young people. “The Cinesnaps Schools Program continues to build amazing opportunities for […]

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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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