GCFF - Bringing Films To Life - April 20 - May 1 2022 GCFF - Bringing Films To Life - April 20 - May 1 2022


* Applications have now closed for this postition* Do you want to create inspiring experiences by sharing local and international screen stories with audiences? This is an opportunity to lead one of the Gold Coast’s key cultural events and the largest film festival in...

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Hills Hoist Cinema at Bleach* Festival

BLEACH* 2020 is hitting the Gold Coast from November 12-22 and we've paired up to present HILLS HOIST CINEMA! Hang with us 1970s style – around the Hills Hoist: the ubiquitous centre of every suburban block and, boy, did it get a workout.Whack a sheet on it, grab the...

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Queer Film Festival at HOTA

Queer Film FestivalNovember 8-10 at HOTA Home of the ArtsCurated by Gold Coast Film FestivalThese vivid and engaging films reveal the diversity of LGBTIQ culture and experience, showing not just what it means to live in today’s world but our history as well.One thread...

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Gold Coast Independent Screen Sector – Consultation Event

As the Gold Coast's flagship film event, it comes as no surprise to us that the industry, both big budget and indie filmmaking, is thriving. We've seen an increase in the number of films submitted and screened from Gold Coast filmmakers in the last few years.The below...

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SWELL Movie Night: The Wishmas Tree

Gold Coast Film Festival are rolling in their pop-up movie theatre to Currumbin Beach on Saturday 19 Sept. You are invited to join us for a free screening of the delightful family animation, The Wishmas Tree. A young Ringtail Possum’s misguided wish for a white...

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European Film Festival at HOTA

European Film Festival September 13-15 at HOTA Home of the Arts Curated by Gold Coast Film Festival Enjoy a selection of enticing world cinema as HOTA Home of the Arts presents a three-day European Film Festival this September, curated by Gold Coast Film Festival....

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Bloody Hell – Special Screening

The Gold Coast Film Festival and home venue, HOTA, Home of the Arts are thrilled to present a special in-person(!) screening event of new film Bloody Hell on Sunday 26 July.Originally scheduled to be the Closing Night film of the 2020 Gold Coast Film Festival, Bloody...

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Screensland is shining the spotlight on Queensland film talent

‘SCREENSLAND’ TO SHINE THE SPOTLIGHT ON QUEENSLAND FILM TALENT Film lovers are being invited to secure a comfy seat on their couch for a bumper online event that brings together Queensland’s best-known film festivals for a weekend of compelling viewing from Friday,...

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Film Audit Advice from PKF

Written by Erin Swanson, Supervisor in Audit - PKF Gold CoastPKF Gold Coast is actively engaged in assisting producers and other professionals in the film and television industry with their reporting and compliance obligations as well as assisting clients to meet the...

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Gold Coast Film Festival 2020 cancelled

We are devastated to share the news that the 2020 Gold Coast Film Festival  (15 – 26 April) has been cancelled, following the announcement from The Prime Minister that non-essential gatherings of more than 500 people are to be suspended from Monday. We understand that...

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Gold Coast Film Festival unveils 2020 program

The only thing bigger than the premieres on screen will be the Australian film industry stars watching them when the 2020 Gold Coast Film Festival explodes to life in April. Screen industry luminaries including actors Jack Thompson and Hugo Weaving, producers Sue...

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Women In Film Lunch speakers announced

 On International Women’s Day, a day that recognises and celebrates the incredible achievements of women, we’re excited to announce our guest speakers for the 2020 Women In Film Lunch, presented by Screen Queensland.Nadine Bates and Kristen Souvlis, co-founders of the...

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