GCFF - Escape to a world of film - 14-25 April 2021 GCFF - Escape to a world of film - 14-25 April 2021



The Gold Coast Film Festival returns from April 14-25, bringing 100+ films, panels and special events to 10 Gold Coast venues – and the festival’s first-ever online program.

Tickets for all film sessions and events are available via the Gold Coast Film Festival website and participating cinema venues – HOTA, Home of the Arts; BCC Coolangatta; and Event Cinemas Coomera. Regular film sessions are $17 for adults and $14 for concession.

Special events have individual pricing – see individual ticket pages for prices. Some events are free. Due to COVID safety policies, free events may require pre-registration.

Check specific film and event pages for special pricing and registration requirements.

Transaction or booking fees may apply when purchasing tickets from partner venues.



Pay it forward and help others experience a film as part of the Gold Coast Film Festival.

Gold Coast Film Festival has partnered with the Gold Coast Hospital Foundation to enable you to gift tickets to cancer patients and families, hard-working cancer transport volunteer drivers, and the amazing Gold Coast Health doctors and nurses. Your support will help deserving individuals escape to another world through film.

To gift a ticket, simply select your tickets to a film of choice and add on a ‘Pay-It-Forward’ ticket during checkout.

To find out more about the valuable work the Gold Coast Hospital Foundation does or to donate directly to them, please visit www.gchfoundation.org.au.


Buy 6 or more cinema session tickets and receive 15% discount off the total price. Only available online or through the HOTA Box Office.

Explore the program and book your tickets now. 


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Your ticket will be emailed after the program announcement on March 10.