Film Festivals

Film Festival Links around Australia and the World


Official site of the Australian Digital & Video Film Festival, held in Brisbane.

Adelaide Film Festival

Founded in 2005, the AFF has screenings, special events, workshops and forums across its eleven day program.

Association Internationale du Film d'Animation (ASIFA)

The Association is founded in the firm belief that the art of animation can be enriched and greatly developed through close international co-operation and the free exchange of ideas, experience and information between all who are concerned with anima

Aussie short films

Aussie Short Films streams an award-winning selection of drama, documentary, comedy and corporate films over the net, and offers compilation packs for sale. Our aim is the creation of a professional microcinema specialising in Au

Bayside Film Festival

Bayside Film Festival is a celebration of young voices. Across four days, the Festival screens locally conceived short documentary films alongside an internationally acclaimed short film program. With over 300 students in the Bayside area producin

Blitz Fest

Blitzfest 72hr filmmaking competition in Byron Bay.

British Council Festivals Directory

This directory lists over 500 international film, television and video festivals, giving details on how and when to enter these events.

Brisbane Film Festival

Founded in 1990 BIFF is held annually around the in the middle of the year.

Byron Bay Film Festival

The Byron Bay Film Festival is an initiative of the Byron Community and Cultural Centre and local filmmakers. The Byron Bay and Northern NSW region is home to many filmmakers and the initial concept was to present their work.


Official site for the Cannes film Festival Festival Listing - Specialist Festivals

A useful directory for special interest film festival listings. Categories include shorts, documentary, animation, gay & lesbian, and multicultural festivals. Listings include some European entries

Digital Media Festival

The ultimate in digital creativity, Australia’s annual DIGITAL MEDIA FESTIVAL comprises four conference streams plus technology exhibition.

Edinburgh International Film Festival

This annual U.K event is one of the world's coolest film festivals, and we're not just talking hip cool.


Extensive listing of international film festivals sortable by date and location.

Film Festival Source

Film festival listings are searchable by festival title, genre, country or by film description

Film Festival World is about launching films on the festival circuit where independent filmmakers will have access to the entertainment media and to some of cinema's best audiences for their work.


Australian international short film festival. Includes tour dates, a list of workshops, winners, and ticket information.

French Film Festival

Listings and session times for this week-long festival.

Green Cine

Interesting San Fransicso-based site devoted to a people's choice of off-the-wall indie, arthouse and generally excellent DVD releases.

Heart of Gold International Film Festival

The Heart of Gold International Film Festival showcases well-crafted films that nourish us with their thought provoking, uplifting or simply funny take on life. This film festival will send you back to the real world ... smiling.

Mardi Gras Film Festival

Not just the premiere queer film event of the Southern Hemisphere, not just a celluloid celebration of our lives and lifestyles, not just a 15 day banquet of bourgeoning talent, but the time of year we come together in united display of our power for

Melbourne International Film Festival

Program information about the Melbourne International Film Festival plus ticket details.

Melbourne Queer Film Festival

Comprehensive screening of big and small screen gay filmsthat happens at various venues around town.

Melbourne Underground Film Festival

Showcasing the real deal of Australian independent film-making.

P o p c o r n T a x i

Founded in 1999 by independent filmmakers Gary Doust and Matt Wheeldon, 'Popcorn Taxi' is a regular in-depth film event where filmmakers and enthusiasts can meet, watch films of all types, and discuss the filmmaking process.

Real: Life on Film

REAL: life on film is the only Australian film festival dedicated to showcasing local and international documentaries to a national audience.

Revelation Perth International Film Festival

All filmmakers are invited to submit their works to tthis West Australian festival which welcomes the lowest of the low-fi to well resourced features, documentaries, experimental works and animations.

St Kilda Film Festival

Short film competition for works under 60 minutes in 35mm, 16mm, and SP Betacam. Open to film, animation, digital art, documentary, live performance and film.

Sydney International Film Festival

Long-running festival held in June each year.

Sundance Film Festival

Experience exclusive selections from the 2006 Sundance Film Festival collection of Short Films. Free from anywhere in the world!


The official site for th Toronto International Film Festival