Film for all!

Our Community Screenings span the South West region throughout the festival.Located in accessible venues, the 2021 Community Screenings Program showcases features and short films that reflect Expecting the Unexpected, whether it’s unexpected successes, unexpected events, or unexpected stories to be told. 

Venues in:   Augusta  |  Dunsborough  |  Bunbury  |  Busselton  | Margaret River

Community Screenings 1

Boy

Set on the east coast of New Zealand in 1984, Boy, an 11-year-old child and devout Michael Jackson fan, gets a chance to know his absentee criminal father, who has returned to find a bag of money he buried years ago.

 

Saturday: 1pm in Augusta, Margaret River, Bunbury, Dunsborough

Sunday: 12:30pm in Busselton

Community Screenings 2

Happy Feet

Into the world of the Emperor Penguins, who find their soul mates through song, a penguin is born who cannot sing. But he can tap dance something fierce!

 

Saturday: 11am in Augusta, Margaret River, Bunbury, Dunsborough

Sunday:  10:30 Busselton

Community Screenings 3

Malcolm

Malcolm is a chronically shy mechanical genius who has just been fired for building his own tram. He gets Frank, who has just been released from jail, to move in to help pay the bills. Malcolm, with Frank’s help, turns to a life of crime.

 

Friday: 11am in Augusta, Margaret River, Bunbury, Dunsborough

Saturday: 10:30am in Busselton

Also available for online viewing

Community Screenings 4

2021 Cinesnaps Short Film Finalists     

Each year students are invited to enter the Cinesnaps short film Competition. These are the seven finalist films as chosen by a prestigious Cinesnaps jury for their strong film techniques, storytelling and a clear connection with the theme “Suitcase”.

 

Friday: 10am in Augusta, Margaret River, Bunbury, Dunsborough

Saturday: 9:30am in Busselton

Saturday: 10am in Augusta, Margaret River, Bunbury, Dunsborough

Sunday: 9:30am in Busselton

Community Screenings 5

Samson and Delilah

A glue-sniffing boy and his girlfriend escape the government-controlled no-hope Aboriginal community they live in and go to the city, Alice Springs, looking for a better life.

 

Friday: 1pm in Augusta, Margaret River, Bunbury, Dunsborough

Saturday: 12:30pm in Busselton

Also available for online viewing

Film schedule

*Please note different times and days for Busselton venue.

 

Community Screening timetable for Augusta, Margaret River, Bunbury and Dunsborough

           Day

Time

Film

Friday 27th

10am

Cinesnaps

Friday 27th 

11am

Malcom

Friday 27th 

1pm

Samson and Delilah

 

 

 

Saturday 28th

10 am

Cinesnaps

Saturday 28th

11am

Happy Feet

Saturday 28th

1pm

Boy

 

 

Community Screening timetable for Busselton

Day

Time

Film

Saturday 28th

9:30

Cinesnaps

Saturday 28th

10:30

Malcom

Saturday 28th

12:30

Samson and Delilah

 

 

 

Sunday 29th

9:30

Cinesnaps

Sunday 29th

10:30

Happy Feet

Sunday 29th

12:30

Boy

 

Venues

Busselton: The Esplanade Hotel 

30 Marine Terrace, Busselton

 

Augusta: Augusta Community Resource Centre 

66 Allnut Terrace, Augusta

 

Margaret River: Margaret River Library

16 Fearn Ave, Margaret River

 

Bunbury: Bunbury Museum & Heritage Centre

1 Arthur St, Bunbury

 

Dunsborough: Dunsborough Districts & Country Club

40 Gifford Rd, Dunsborough

 

Online viewing: This year the two films Malcom and Samson and Delilah will also be available for online viewing for the duration of the community screenings.