Congrats to two Flickerfest 2016 films awarded an Oscar®

4th March 2016

Flickerfest Films at the Academy® Awards & Free Masterclass Perth


Huge congratulations to FLiCKERFEST 2016 alumni Stutterer and Bear Story for grabbing the Oscars® for short film and joining the prestigious list of this year’s Academy® Award winnersStutterer, directed by Ben Cleary took out Best Short Film (Live Action) and Best Short Film (Animated) went to the magical Bear Story, directed by Gabriel Osorio. The team behind Bear Story will be receiving a Presidential welcome in Chile as the first Chilean film to win a gold statue!

We are thrilled to have Stutterer included in our 2016 FLiCKERFEST National Tour tour screening in our International Program sessions along with a number of this year’s other Oscar® nominees. Check our tour program to see when we will be coming to you.

see the full festival tour calender >>

FLiCKERFEST National Tour

ImageWe’ve had a jam-packed tour schedule on the tour so far and this coming weekend sees Flickerfest pop up in another 6 locations around the country, so no matter where you are, we are heading your way!

This weekend:
Perth, WA – Thurs 3rd – Sun 6th March, Camelot Outdoor Cinema
Townsville, QLD – Fri 4th – Sat 5th March, School of Arts Theatre
Ayr, QLD – Friday 4th – Sat 5th March, Burdekin Theatre
Mackay, QLD –  Fri 4th March, Central QLD Conservatorium of Music
Dungog, NSW – Sat 5th March, James Theatre
Barraba, NSW – Sat 5th March, Playhouse Hotel – SOLD OUT!

Next week:
TAS – LauncestonHobartCygnet
QLD – Cairns
WA – EsperanceBroome
NSW – Coffs HarbourPort Macquarie

Short Film Masterclass in Perth

ImagePerth – As part of our Perth festivities, Flickerfest Director Bronwyn Kidd will be holding a masterclass to share her extensive knowledge of festival distribution strategies and marketing for short films in partnership with SAE Creative Media Institute and Screen West. Not to be missed if you are short filmmaker, trying to get your film out to the world, or a screen aficionado!

4-6PM this Friday, 4th March, at the SAE Creative Institute Campus in Northbridge. This is a free event and open to the public.
Register to come along.

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