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UPCOMING SCREENINGS

The Gold Coast Film Festival is excited to announce our upcoming November and December screenings! Check out where you can see films across the Gold Coast...

Work with us! Programmer and Event Producer Roles

Spread the word!  We are recruiting for two contract positions -  Programmer and Event Producer.  These are integral roles for the Gold Coast Film Festival.   PROGRAMMER Period: October - April Fee: $10,000 The Gold Coast Film Festival is one of QLD’s biggest Film Festivals and this year, entertained over...

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That’s A Wrap!

Thank you to everyone for making the 2016 Gold Coast Film Festival such huge success! We are so thrilled to have entertained over 14,000 people across our films and events. Thank you to all our team - especially our volunteers.  Keep an eye out for announcements of...

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SIPFest Winners

  Last night's SIPFest was a great success, with a huge turn out under a beautiful vibrant cinema, outdoors on Surfers Paradise Beach. There were 14 short films screened from some of the best emerging Australian filmmakers of all ages, all of which were incredible and made with such...

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Focus on Youth

Families will be spoilt for choice at the 2016 Gold Coast Film Festival, which will see more than 75 film and film related events take place over nine different locations across the city. The 10-day Gold Coast Film Festival has given special attention to children and...

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Women in Film

Pictured: Gracie Otto Women contribute greatly to the film industry, and the Gold Coast Film Festival has various events and films this year appreciating the presence of women in the film industry. The following events focus on women in film in this year's festival:   Women in Film Lunch Friday 1...

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Eddie the Eagle – Opening Night Film – A QLD Premier

Tonight marks the opening night of the Gold Coast Film Festival 2016. With a red carpet opening hosting some big local names, and the Queensland premier of 'Eddie the Eagle', the night promises to be exciting and unforgettable. Eddie the Eagle is a comedy, drama directed by...

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Indie Films in the Gold Coast Film Festival

This year the Gold Coast Film Festival is screening a large collection of Indie films. Indie films play an important part in film festivals across the world. Here are the Indie films in this years festival:   Broke Broke follows the story of a disgraced rugby league star and gambling addict,...

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Opening Night

  The opening night is shaping up to be what will be one of the biggest nights in the Gold Coast Film Festival this year. A Queensland premier of 'Eddie the Eagle' starring Hugh Jackman and Taron Egerton is the opening night film, about the realisation of the childhood dream...

Gold Coast Film Festival Highlights (Movie Guide)

  In what has been an anticipated lead up to its launch, the program for the 14th annual 2016 Gold Coast Film Festival was announced with tickets for all events now released. Expected to be one of the biggest and best film festivals Gold Coast has ever...