This past week a beloved Sydney cinema institution, Flickerfest, announced its full program for the upcoming 28th iteration in 2019.
The Academy and BAFTA Award accredited film festival will screen a selection of 200 of the very best short films, chosen from an application process which included 2,700 films from over 100 countries, during its 10 day program. The 2019 program is a testament to Flickerfest’s standing within the world of cinema as a leading platform for short film.
Flickerfest screens a vast array of film styles and genres, divided into fur separate showcase programs such as the beloved FlickerKids – a full day of delightful family programming, Rainbow Shorts, featuring the highest quality LGBTIQ+ shorts from around the world, Short Laughs – a program of pure joy and side-splitting laughs, Love Bites – juicy stories about relationships, as well as the special FlickerUp National Youth Competitions for talented Australian filmmakers under 18.
Look out for City Hub’s more comprehensive and detailed dive into the program in our first issue of 2019 on January 3.
Jan 11-20. Bondi Beach, Bondi. $18-$170+b.f. Tickets & Info: www.flickerfest.com.au