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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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Congratulations “The Silent Child “ on the Oscars Shortlist! Sydney Indie 2017 Best Film Award Winner on the Top 10!

Congratulations “The Silent Child “ on the Oscars Shortlist! Sydney Indie 2017 Best Film Award Winner on the Top 10 List! http://www.oscars.org/news/10-live-action-shorts-advance-2017-oscar-race We are so proud that we had the honor of screening “The Silent Child” at the Sydney Indie Film Festival 2017! This powerful touching true story beautifully executed won Sydney’s hearts and the …

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Sydney Indie Film Festival – Voted Top 100 Film Festival on FilmFreeway Worldwide! Thank you!

Sydney Indie Film Festival – Top 100 Film Festival on FilmFreeway Worldwide! THANK YOU all filmmakers, audience & supporters! Sydney Indie Film Festival is consistently voted worldwide Top 100 Film Festival on FilmFreway since our first year!     Thank you FilmFreeway for creating a very efficient platform for filmmakers! https://filmfreeway.com/festival/SydneyIndieFilmFestival Special thank you to …

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Sydney Indie Film Festival 2018 Dates Announced! Submissions Open!

Sydney Indie Film Festival 2018 Dates Announced! Submissions Now Open! We are excited to announce that the 4th annual Sydney Indie Film Festival will take place from 22nd October – 1st November 2018 at Event Cinemas George Street Festival Space. We will also have an exclusive Pre-Festival Event on 15th of October! Thank you Event Cinemas for …

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Sydney Indie 2017 – Feature Films Award Winners

Sydney Indie 2017 – Feature Films Award Winners BEST MALE LEAD FLOW   BEST FEMALE LEAD ISOLANI   BEST MALE SUPPORT THE GONERS (BLOND GUY)   BEST FEMALE SUPPORT SHOP OF LITTLE PLEASURES   BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY ONE BUCK   BEST SCREENPLAY BLANK 13   BEST MUSIC SCORE NEPHILIM   BEST EDITING BITCH   BEST PRODUCTION …

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Sydney Indie 2017 – Short Films Award Winners

Sydney Indie 2017 – Short Films Award Winners BEST MALE LEAD INEFFABLE   BEST FEMALE LEAD BLACKBIRD   BEST MALE SUPPORT JINXED   BEST FEMALE SUPPORT BRIDE OF FRANKIE   BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY BREATHING WILD   BEST SCREENPLAY LANGUAGE IS DEAD   BEST MUSIC SHIVER   BEST EDITING ALTERNATIVE MATH   BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN THE SKYDIVER …

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Sydney Indie 2017 – Feature Films Awards Nominations

Sydney Indie 2017 – Feature Films Awards Nominations   BEST MALE LEAD LARS AND THE BARON (THE POACHER) FLOW ONE BUCK GRAND UNIFIED THEORY FORGOTTEN MAN     BEST FEMALE LEAD ISOLANI IL VIAGGIO LARS AND THE BARON (THE POACHER) F*** YOU JESSICA BLAIR SHOP OF LITTLE PLEASURES     BEST MALE SUPPORT IL VIAGGIO …

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Sydney Indie 2017 – Short Films Awards Nominations

Sydney Indie 2017 – Short Films Awards Nominations   BEST MALE LEAD SAMUEL 8 MINUTES INEFFABLE BLEEDING BACKS PLANE BLACKBIRD   BEST FEMALE LEAD REAL ARTISTS ARTERNATIVE MATH BLACKBIRD ALZAIMOR MY TREASURE WHOEVER WAS USING THIS BED BEST MALE SUPPORT PLANE JINXED 8 MINUTES CALLOUSED HEARTS FILLING IN BEST FEMALE SUPPORT THE SILENT CHILD SWEET …

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Congratulations to all Audience Prizes Winners!

Congratulations to all Audience Prizes Winners of the Sydney Indie Film Festival 2017! We promised & we delivered: 11 Days of Fun + The Best Indie Films + Prizes! Winners of the #ILOVEINDIEFILM PRIZE PACKS: Rita K Damian O… Mal B Winners of the #GETMEINTOINDIEFILM PRIZE PACKS: Tanya A Max W Special Thank you to …

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Sydney Indie 2017 – It’s a Wrap!

Sydney Indie Film Festival 2017 it’s wrapped! Fun exciting times always goes too fast! We would like to say special thank you to: Our Location Supporters Event Cinemas George Street Woollahra Libraries Double Bay Our Team Shailla Quadra, Fawaz Hamawy, Leon Coward, Jane Eakin, Emanuel Dimasi, Rachael Belle Myers, Amanda Asquith, Teoni Camargo, Aline Rezende, …

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Sydney indie film festival 2017 Forgotten Man

Sydney Indie Film Festival – Feature Film “Forgotten Man” + Short Films + Q&A with Filmmakers + Awards Night Events! Thursday, 28th of September 7:40PM

Sydney Indie Film Festival – Feature Film “Forgotten Man” + Short Films “Ineffable” “Mrs S” “The Skydiver & The Scarecrow”+ Q&A with Filmmakers Maxence Cazorla (INNEFABLE/FRANCE) Ren Thackham (THE SKYDIVER/AUSTRALIA) + Awards Night Events! Awards Night Events! Thursday, 28th of September 2017 Time: 7:40PM SUGGESTED ARRIVAL TIME: 7:20PM For the Red Carpet Meetings & Greetings …

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Sydney Indie Film Festival – Feature Film “Il Viaggio” + Short Films + Q&A with Filmmakers! Thursday, 28th of September 5:30PM

Sydney Indie Film Festival – Feature Film “Il Viaggio” + Short Films “Language is Dead” “The Return” + Q&A with Filmmaker Jermaine Manigault (LANGUAGE IS DEAD)! Closing Night Events! Red Carpet Arrival: 5:00PM Thursday, 28th of September 2017 Time: 5:30PM SUGGESTED ARRIVAL TIME: 5:00PM For the Red Carpet Meetings & Greetings Shananigans   Feature Film: …

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Sydney Indie Film Festival – Feature Film “One Buck” + Short Films + Q&A with Filmmakers! Wednesday, 27th of September 7:40PM

Sydney Indie Film Festival – Feature Film “One Buck” + Short Films “Doll” “Happy Birthday Luke” “Once and Done” “The Inuring”! Drama Thriller Night! Wednesday, 27th of September 2017 Time: 7:40PM SUGGESTED ARRIVAL TIME: 7:20PM For the Red Carpet Meetings & Greetings Shananigans Feature Film: One Buck (USA) Director: Fabien Dufils Cast: John Freeman Synopsis: …

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Sydney indie film festival 2017 Isolani

Sydney Indie Film Festival – Feature Film “Isolani” + Short Films + Q&A with Filmmakers! Wednesday, 27th of September 5:30PM

Sydney Indie Film Festival – Feature Film “Isolani” + Short Films “5639″ “Lime Green As” + Q&A with Filmmakers! Drama Thriller Night! Wednesday, 27th of September 2017 Time: 5:30PM SUGGESTED ARRIVAL TIME: 5:00PM For the Red Carpet Meetings & Greetings Shananigans       Feature Film: Isolani (UK) Director: R Paul Wilson Cast: Kate McLaughlin, …

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Sydney Indie Film Festival – Sci-Fi Feature Film “Nephilim” + Short Films + Q&A with Filmmakers! Tuesday, 26th of September 7:40PM

Sydney Indie Film Festival – Sci-Fi Feature Film “Nephilim” + Short Films “8 Minutes” “”Hero” – a charity film project” “She Never Felt The Cold “ + Q&A with Filmmakers! Sci-Fi Night! Tuesday, 26th of September 2017 Time: 7:40PM   Feature Film: Nephilim (USA) Director: Danny Wilson Cast: Ina-Alice Kopp, Victor Alfieri, Yuval David, Gulshan …

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Sydney Indie Film Festival – Sci-Fi Short Films + Q&A with Filmmakers! Tuesday, 26th of September 5:30PM

Sydney Indie Film Festival – Sci-Fi Short Films “Appellation” “Eden” “FILS” “FTL” “Haley” “Neuroplastic” “Real Artists” “Windows” + Q&A with Filmmakers! Epic Shorts – Sci-Fi! Tuesday, 26th of September 2017 Time: 5:30PM     Short Films: Appellation (UK) Director: Tracy Mathewson Cast: Syrus Lowe, Charlotte Beckett, Richard Albrecht Synopsis: A scientist’s secret research is threatened …

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Sydney Indie Film Festival – Feature Film “Blank 13″ + Short Films + Q&A with Filmmakers! Monday, 25th of September 7:40PM

Sydney Indie Film Festival – Feature Film “Blank 13″ + Short Films “Magnus” “My Year With Suicide” “Shiver” + Q&A with Filmmakers! Drama Thriller! Monday, 25th of September 2017 Time: 7:40PM     Feature Film: Blank 13 (JAPAN) Director: Takumi Saitoh Cast: Issey Takahashi, Lilly Franky, Misuzu Kanno & Sairi Ito Synopsis: Koji is bewildered …

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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 2017 Family Shorts

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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