SIPFest 2018: Short films on Surfers Paradise beach
SIPFest, otherwise known as the Shorts in Paradise Festival, is an annual showcase of the best short films from across Australia.
SIPFest transforms Surfers Paradise beach into a vibrant and unique cinema, delivering a unique outdoor film experience like no other in Australia. With sand below and stars above, the crowd will be captivated by 10 minute cinematic masterpieces by emerging filmmakers from around the country.
Thrillers, dramas, comedy, documentary and more of a (guide) classification ‘M’ or below will be judged by a panel of industry experts and awarded $8,000 in prizes. The audience can also cast their vote on the night for the people’s choice award.
SIPFest 2018 will run on the famous Surfers Paradise beachfront, Sunday April 22, 2018.
2018 Categories & Prizes:
- Best Film: $3000
- Runner up Best Film: $1000
- People’s Choice: $1000
- Best Film by a Gold Coast resident: $500
- Best film showcasing Surfers Paradise $500
- Best Screenplay: $1000
- Best Actor: $500
- Best Actress: $500
Proudly presented by Surfers Paradise Alliance