Community Screenings

There is something unique and intimate about enjoying a film as part of the CinefestOZ Festival community. Our popular FREE Community Screenings are enjoyed by many at accessible locations across the South West and will return to the 2018 CinefestOZ Film Festival from August 22-26.

Screening Venues of 2017

Busselton Visitors Centre | Busselton Jetty Foreshore

Dunsborough Districts & Country Club | 40 Gilfford Road

Margaret River Library | Fearn Avenue

Augusta Community Resource Centre | 65 Allnut Terrace, Augusta

Bunbury Regional Art Galleries | Wittenoon Street

Nannup Town Hall | Warren Road

Here's the 2017 lineup...

The 2017 CommunityScreenings program is a celebration of Western Australian film content. The program features stunning WA landscapes, familiar local stories and works from talented West Australian creatives.

Satellite Boy

Thurs 24 & Sat 26 10am

Pete lives with his grandfather in an old abandoned outdoor cinema in the desert. When the old drive-in is threatened with demolition, ten year old Pete takes off to the city with his best mate Kalmain, to save his home.

The Boys are Back 

Thurs 24 & Sat 26 11:45am

Directed by our 2017 CinefestOZ Jury Chair, Scott Hicks, The Boys Are Back tells the tale of a sports writer who becomes a single parent in tragic circumstances.

Looking for Grace

Thurs 24 & Sat 26 1:45pm

After a teenage girl named Grace goes missing, her parents – along with the help of an investigator – seek to find her, while also juggling their own secrets and stories between them.

Last Cab To Darwin

When Broken Hill cab driver Rex is told he doesn’t have long to live, he sets out on an epic journey through the Australian Outback to Darwin in a bid to die on his own terms.

Busselton Only –  Friday 25 August at 10.45am as part of IndigifestOZ Retrospective screening. 

Cinesnaps Short Film Finalist films

Fri 25 & Sun 27 10am

A showcase of short films created by aspiring South West student filmmakers. Students have created short films based on the 2017 theme, ‘The Birthday Card’.

Red Dog

Fri 25 & Sun 27 10:45am

Based on the legendary true story of the Red Dog who united a disparate local community while roaming the Australian outback in search of his long lost master.

Red Dog: True Blue

Fri 25 & Sun 27 12:30pm

An iconic Australian story of family, friendship and adventure, between a young boy and a scrappy one-of-a-kind dog that would grow up to become an Australian legend.

Paper Planes

Fri 25 & Sun 27 2:15pm

An imaginative children’s film about a young Australian boy’s passion for flight and his challenge to compete in the World Paper Plane Championships in Japan. The film stars Ed Oxenbould, Sam Worthington and David Wenham.

The CinefestOZ Community Screenings program is proudly supported by:
Bendigo Bank
City of Busselton
City of Bunbury
Shire of Augusta Margaret River
Shire of Nannup
Nannup Film Society