Sydney Indie Film Festival

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Massive Prize Packs for Film Fans!

Just purchase tickets to any two separate Sydney Indie Film Festival sessions at Event Cinemas George St Inaugural Festival Space and hand your tickets over to be in the draw to win one of 5 amazing Prize Packs from extraordinary local businesses!

3 x “I LOVE INDIE FILM” prize packs valued at $300:
Double Movie Pass for Event Cinemas George Street
Breakfast for 2 by Dachshund Coffee Hunters Hill
$50 Gift Voucher by The Bayview Hotel Gladesville
Microdermabrasion Treatment by Pure Rose Bay (Valued $150)

2 x “GET ME INTO INDIE FILM” prize packs valued at over $1000:
10 Week Term of Part Time Advanced Level Acting Class from Screen Actors Workshop, $525 value
Personal photo shoot and 3 Professional Retouched Head Shots from Action Creative, $500 value
Just book your tickets at:
www.sydneyindiefilmfestival.eventbrite.com

Entries will run through 18th-28th September for everybody who purchase tickets to at least 2 sessions for the Sydney Indie Film Festival Screening Events at Event Cinemas George St Inaugural Festival Space.
All prizes will be drawn on the Awards night held on the 28th of September at Event Cinemas George Street.
Any winners not present on the night will be notified by email.
Just purchase your Tickets at http://sydneyindiefilmfestival.eventbrite.com
and when you handle your tickets at the events you get your name in the draw to win!
Prizes are not redeemable for cash.

Program subject to change without notice.

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The Sydney Indie Film Festival features some of the best of independent cinema from around the world, including a mix of award winning films and outstanding emerging talent in the film industry.

The Festival program screens all genres of films: action, adventure, comedy, family movies, chick flicks, science fiction, thrillers, true stories, animations, documentaries, there is something for everybody!

Join us for exclusive red carpet events, watch the movies, meet the filmmakers and participate in the Q&A sessions to find out how they made all the magic happen!

 

 

 

 

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Sydney Indie Film Festival – Mixed Shorts + Q&A with Filmmakers! Monday, 25th of September 5:30PM

Sydney Indie Film Festival – Short Films “A Little Memor” “A Universal Love Story” “Call Me Mrs Chan” “Cosplay: Behind The Mask” “Dear Kate” “Masterpiece” “Olfactory” “Think Fast” “UnTitled” + Q&A with Filmmakers! Epic Shorts – Mixed Bag! Monday, 25th of September 2017 Time: 5:30PM Short Films: A Little Memory (USA) Director: Nancy Wennan Zhang …

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Sydney Indie Film Festival – Feature Film “The Orchard” + Short Films + Q&A with Filmmakers! Sunday, 24th of September 6:00PM

Sydney Indie Film Festival Feature Film “The Orchard” + Short Films “Beyond the Bubble” “Mug Shot” “Three of A Kind” “War In Heels” + Q&A with Filmmakers! Romance Comedy & New Homes! Sunday, 24th of September 2017 Time: 6:00PM     Feature Film: The Orchard (CANADA/USA) Director: Kate Twa Cast: Matt Angel, Morgan Taylor Campbell, …

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Sydney Indie Film Festival – Feature Film Grand Unified Theory + Short Films + Q&A with Filmmakers! Sunday, 24th of September 4:00PM

Sydney Indie Film Festival Feature Film “Grand Unified Theory” + Short Films “Jinxed” “Man on Pier” + Q&A with Filmmakers! Comedy Adventure! Sunday, 24th of September 2017 Time: 4:00PM     Feature Film: Grand Unified Theory (CANADA) Director: David Ray Cast: Kendall Cross & Scott Bellis Synopsis: During one fateful weekend, the family of brilliant …

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Sydney Indie Film Festival – Short Films Fantasy Animation Family + Q&A with Filmmakers! Sunday, 24th of September 2:00PM

Sydney Indie Film Festival – Short Films “Albedo Absolute” “Labels” “Muscles” “Night Light” “Rainbow Girls” “Remarkable” “Spill” “Some Sweet Oblivious Antidote” “Tanguito Argentino” + Q&A with Filmmakers! Epic Shorts – Sci Fi, Fantasy, Anymations, Family Stories! Sunday, 24th of September 2017 Time: 2:00PM     Albedo Absolute (USA) Director: Vlad Marsavin Cast: Gabriel Olds, Boti …

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Sydney Indie Film Festival – Feature Love is Dead + Shorts + Q&A with Filmmakers! Saturday, 23rd of September 6:00PM

Sydney Indie Film Festival Feature Film “Love is Dead” + Short Films “Stick To Your Gun” “Swipe Left” “Tears of Valhalla” “That’s Life” “Vows “+ Q&A with Filmmakers! Romantic Comedies with the Kicks! Saturday, 23rd of September 2017 Time: 6:00PM     Feature Film: Love is Dead (FRANCE) Director: Eric Capitaine Cast: Benjamin Lavernhe, Elisa …

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Sydney Indie Film Festival – Aussie Shorts + Q&A with Filmmakers! Saturday, 23rd of September 4:00PM

Sydney Indie Film Festival – Made in Australia Shorts “Bluff” “Breathing Wild” “Coming Out of the Shadows – Albinism in Fiji” “Grey Space” “Grounded” “Kurzeme Fortress” “Panther” “The Other Man” “The Visitant” “The Wheels On The Bus” + Q&A with Filmmakers! Epic Shorts – Aussie Shorts Saturday, 23rd of September 2017 Time: 4:00PM     …

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Sydney Indie Film Festival – Comedy Shorts + Q&A with Filmmakers! Saturday, 23rd of September 2:00PM

Sydney Indie Film Festival – Comedy Shorts “#Actorslife” “Filling In” “Fisheries Cops” “Girl Meets Roach” “Off Book” “Sick” “The Fox” “The Fox” “The United Guys Network” “überRICH” + Q&A with Filmmakers! Epic Shorts – Comedy! Saturday, 23rd of September 2017 Time: 2:00PM     Short Films: #Actorslife (CANADA) Director: Clint D’Souza Cast: Steve Kasan, David …

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Documentary- The Memory of Fish – Friday 22nd September 5:30PM – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay

  Documentary - The Memory of Fish – Friday 22nd September 5:30PM – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay Feature Documentary The Memory of Fish The Memory of Fish is a documentary portrait of the intertwined lives of Dick Goin and wild fish, and his fight to free a river. The Elwha River’s salmon fed Dick and his …

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Documentary- Passion For Planet – Friday 22nd September 3:45PM – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay

  Documentary - Passion For Planet – Friday 22nd September 3:45PM – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay Feature Documentary Passion For Planet Passion for Planet takes us on an adventure around the globe. In front of the most spectacular natural backdrops and wildlife observations we dive into the universe of the world’s best wildlife filmmakers. Facing the …

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Short Films – Family Session 2 – Friday 22nd September 3PM – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay

  Short Films – Family Session 2 – Friday 22nd September 3PM – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay Short Films: “Drew’s Dancing Drum” “Corky” “Turtle Soup” Drew’s Dancing Drum: Drew loves playing his drum for people until he is bullied by a boy named Malcolm. His dad encourages Drew to go on drumming and befriend the …

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Short Films – Session 1 – Friday 22nd September 2PM – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay

  Short Films – Family Session 1- Friday 22nd September 2PM – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay Short Films: “The Silent Child” “Balance” “Alternative Math” The Silent Child is inspired by real life events and tells the story of a profoundly deaf child born into a hearing family. A caring social worker does everything she can …

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Documentary- Little Wound Warriors – Friday 22nd September 1:15PM – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay

  Documentary - Little Wound Warriors – Friday 22nd September 1:15PM – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay Feature Documentary Little Wound Warriors As Pine Ridge Indian Reservation faces the lasting effects of inter-generational trauma as well as a recent teen suicide epidemic, the voices of Little Wound High School students rise up in hope through their traditions, …

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Documentary- SAUTI (Voice) – Friday 22nd September 12:30PM – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay

  Documentary - SAUTI (Voice) – Friday 22nd September 12:30PM – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay Feature Documentary SAUTI (Voice) “Sauti” (“Voice” in Swahili) follows the efforts of five young women who were brought to the  Uganda’s Kyangwali Refugee Settlement as children and who, as they approach adulthood, strive to pursue their dreams for a future beyond …

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Documentary- Jeedara The Film – Friday 22nd September 12PM – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay

  Documentary - Jeedara The Film – Friday 22nd September 12PM – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay Feature Documentary Jeedara The Film In 2016 The Great Australian Bight Alliance announced the launch of ‘Operation Jeedara’ – a campaign that would see Sea Shepherd’s the ‘Steve Irwin’ sail into the heart of the Great Australian Bight to …

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Feature Film – F You Jessica Blair – Friday 22nd September 11AM – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay

  Feature Film – F*** You Jessica Blair – Friday 22nd September 11AM – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay Feature Documentary F*** You Jessica Blair Karni feels detached. Detached from the world, detached from her country, detached from her language and even her own body. That is, until she meets Jessica, who happens to be …

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Documentary – Coal is it Worth it? – Friday 22nd September 11AM – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay

  Documentary - Coal is it Worth it? – Friday 22nd September 11AM – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay Feature Documentary Coal is it Worth it? Filmed in Australia, the film shows the effect of coal mining on the land and in the air we breath. It depicts the destruction caused by invasive coal expansion near …

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Documentary – City of Joy – Friday 22nd September 9:30am – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay

Documentary - City of Joy – Friday 22nd September 9:30am – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay Feature Documentary City of Joy In Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, an area waging one of the longest conflicts in history and ravaged by sexual violence – we discover The City of Joy. This ultimately uplifting film centers around Jane, …

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Documentary – 25 Tracks – Friday 22nd September 9:30am – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay

Documentary – 25 Tracks – Friday 22nd September 9:30am – Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay Feature Documentary 25 TRACKS It’s 2011 and twentyfive plan to write, record then release a fresh song every two weeks of the year. twentyfive are two unknown, indie songwriters.  Cath loves pop, Nick loves garage rock. She wants jazz flute, he …

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Join us for a full day of Free Screenings at the Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay!

Join us for a full day of Free Screenings at the Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay! Program is awesome! Seats are limited! Tickets going fast! Tickets are FREE for all sessions at Woollahra Libraries at Double Bay Seats are limited! Booking highly recommend! Check out full program and book your tickets at www.bit.ly/SIFF_WL  http://www.woollahra.nsw.gov.au/events/events_list/sydney_indie_film_festival_-_independent_films_in_double_bay   …

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Sydney Indie Film Festival – Thrilling Shorts – + Q&A with Filmmakers! Thursday, 21st September 7:40PM!

Sydney Indie Film Festival – Thrilling Shorts “Buckets” “Calloused Hearts” “I’m Fine” “Liz Drives” “Padlock” “Pardaa (Curtain)” “The Penal Colony” “Tightly Ground” “When We Meet Again” + Q&A with Filmmakers! Edge of the Seat Shorts – Thriller Drama! Thursday, 21st of September 2017 Time: 7:40PM   Films introduced by Filmmakers Jay Taylor (I’M FINE) REN THACKMAN …

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Sydney Indie Film Festival – Feature Film “Lars and the Baron” + Short Films + Q&A with Filmmakers! Thursday, 21st September 5:30PM!

Sydney Indie Film Festival – Feature Film “Lars and the Baron (The poacher)” + Short Films “Modern Houses” “Windscreens: The Australian Dream” + Q&A with Filmmakers!   Do you love very passionate characters? You will love this! Thursday, 21st of September 2017 Time: 5:30PM SUGGESTED ARRIVAL TIME: 5:00PM For the Red Carpet Meetings & Greetings …

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Sydney Indie Film Festival – Just Shorts – Australia & World Adorable Characters! Wednesday, 20th September 7:40PM!

Sydney Indie Film Festival – Epic Short Films! “ALZHAÏMOUR” “Bride of Frankie” “Fitzgerald” “Goodbye, mister D” “My Indian Rhapsody” “My Indian Rhapsody” “RINGO ROCKET STAR and his song for Yuri Gagarin” “Spinosaurus” “The Skydiver & The Scarecrow” “Tooth Fairy” + Q&A with Filmmakers!   The Most adorable characters from Australia & World! Wednesday, 20th of …

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