Upcoming Festivals


Event Cinemas George St

Are you passionate about the real issues that affect our society? Want a place where you and like-minded mates can watch the best feature-length, social impact documentaries on the …



Event Cinemas, George St

Sydney now has a Taiwan Film Festival!

Launching in 2018, the Taiwan Film Festival provides a professional showcase platform for Taiwanese filmmakers to promote the Taiwan film industry and the country’s …


Korean Film Festival in Australia

KOFFIA, the Korean Film Festival in Australia, returns for 2018, opening in Sydney in August and touring three other capital cities: Brisbane, Melbourne and Canberra.

Korea’s booming film industry is affectionately …


Lebanese Film Festival

Bankstown, Sydney

Since 2012, the Lebanese Film Festival has screened over 100 films from across the world, that are either filmed or based in Lebanon, or made by Lebanese film makers …


Persian International Film Festival Australia

Palace Cinemas

Celebrating 7 years in 2018, Sydney’s popular Persian International Film Festival will once again present some of the best films by Persian speaking filmmakers from around the globe. This year …



Casula Powerhouse

Celebrating the stories and lives of the Pacific Island peoples, the Pasifika Film Fest returns for 2018 screening at Casula Powerhouse.

Sydney 2 – 6 November

More information here



Sydney Underground Film Festival

Factory Theatre

Back for its 12th big year in 2017, the Sydney Underground Film Festival remains dedicated to nurturing an alternative film culture through the promotion of independent, experimental and unique films from …


Queer Screen Film Fest

Event Cinemas George St

Outside of the yearly Mardi Gras Film Festival in February (which has been running in some incarnation since 1986), Queer Screen has for the last couple few years also staged …


Antenna Documentary Film Festival

Palace Cinemas, Sydney

Celebrating its eighth big year, Australia’s premiere film festival dedicated to documentaries, Antenna, will once again bring the most compelling selection of non-fiction cinema stories to Sydney, not only from around …


Jewish International Film Festival

Event Cinemas Bondi Junction

Proudly presenting outstanding international premiere features and documentaries, the Jewish International Film Festival returns to Sydney from October 23 to November 21, for its spectacular 2018 season, screening in Sydney …