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Canberra Film Festival

Opening Date: 
April 07, 2022
Earlybird Deadline: 
April 10, 2022
Regular Deadline: 
May 10, 2022
Late Deadline: 
June 10, 2022
Extended Deadline: 
November 30, 2022
Notification Date: 
December 30, 2022
Event Date: 
January 04, 2023 to January 11, 2023
Festival Description: 
Canberra Film Festival has earned a reputation for quality and respectability and is recognised as one of best film competitions. It attracts an audience from all over Australia and is known for selling out every session. The CFF represents the boundless talent of Australia's film industry as well as exposing our patrons to the best of cinema from all over the world. If you are interested in showcasing your talent in a festival that gets bigger every year, the Canberra Film Festival is your opportunity. 
This year the festival is introducing and Animation category and Music video category which reflects our interest in new and innovative visual story telling.
Awards & Prizes: 
  • Audience Award
  • Best Narrative Feature
  • Best Narrative Short
  • Best Doc Feature
  • Best Doc Short
  • Best Animation
  • Best Music Video
  • Best Student Film
  • Best Editing
  • Best Production Design
  • Best Costume Design
  • Honorable Mentions
  • Best Film Editor 
  • Best Supporting Actor 
  • Best Supporting Actress 
  • Best Make-up Artist 
  • Best Hair Stylist 
  • Best Production Designer
Rules & Terms: 
  • This includes Television and Internet broadcasting - The only exceptions to this requirement are for private cast and crew and film school graduation screenings 
  • Films must be in their original language, with English subtitles if the original language is not English.
Our connection
Festival Organizers: 
Jacob Sanchez Director
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