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This Month's Poll

Will you be coming to the Great Barrier Reef Film Festival 8-10 September 2017?

(651 votes)

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Party on Magnetic Island

!! Great Barrier Reef FILM FESTIVAL !! 

Date: Thu September 7 - 2017

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

Location: Arcadia Village Hotel - Arcadia

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Great Barrier Reef Film Festival (GBRFF)
Thurs 7 - Sun 10 September 2017
Magnetic Island, Townsville, North Queensland

For the full festival program visit gbrff.com.au

The Great Barrier Reef Festival is one of North Queensland’s leading film festivals and serves up an exciting program of feature films, short films, documentaries, industry talks and workshops from around Australia.

Beginning with the World Premiere Gala Opening Night, then Shorts @ The Sea which is held at a spectacular seaside location in Geoffrey Bay with food and beverages available on the night. The GBRFF weekend continues at the Arcadia Village Hotel and includes Village Shorts plus a wide range of film events that will satiate the appetites of everyone from film enthusiasts to film professionals - with special events for families.

28 Short Films
9 Feature Films
4 Documentary Feature Films
4 FREE Film Forums < meet film industry professionals!
3 FREE Workshops
2 hours of JCU and Griffity University Student Films
1 Youth Talent Quest
1 FREE Kid's Confidential Show
1 Australian Premiere
1 WORLD Premiere!

GBRFF also offers kids and audiences a great way of enjoying film and related media through a variety of experiences and workshops including FREE kids film workshops.

Discount ferry and movie tickets are available. You will need to get in early to secure accommodation on Magnetic Island, and to book your GBRFF tickets.

More information and the full GBRFF program visit: gbrff.com.au

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THURSDAY 7 SEPT

World Premiere of 'Zelos' and Gala Opening Night: 6.30pm
Join us for the world premiere of 'Zelos' and the Gala Opening Night of GBRFF 2017 at Event Cinemas, Sturt Street, Townsville. Enjoy a red carpet event where you can meet the crew from Zelos and celebrate what will be a great weekend of film on Magnetic Island.
BUY YOUR TICKETS TODAY!

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FRIDAY 8 SEPT
Shorts At The Sea: 6.00pm - 10.30pm
Where bringing out the big screen at a stunning outdoor venue by the sea - the old barge ramp at Geoffrey Bay, and showing a great mix of short films. A bar and food will be available on the night for purchase. BUY YOUR TICKETS TODAY!

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SATURDAY 9 SEPT
Films, Forums and Fun all day! 10am to 10.30pm
A great day of four feature films, four FREE film industry forums, FREE film workshops for adults and kids plus Village Shorts, documentaries and student films.


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SUNDAY 10 SEPT
FREE KIDS SHOW - 'Kids Confidential (Movie Edition)'
Comedian Sean Murphy presents his touring show 'Kid's Confidential' (the movie version) PLUS register for your chance to perform and win in the MI Musos Youth Talent Quest, followed by the feature movie 'Surf's Up'.

Sean Murphy: A highlight of the Sydney Fringe- Sydney Morning Herald (AU)

SUNDAY 10 SEPT
GBRFF offers three more great feature films and documentaries, plus the chance to meet international actor and coach, Andy McPhee for a FREE Q&A.

For the full festival program visit gbrff.com.au