Flickerfest Australia’s leading Academy® Award accredited and BAFTA-recognised Short Film Festival returns to Tasmania with the Best Of International Shorts programmes. This is a one-off chance to see these amazing short films before they continue their journey around the world; expect to experience the best in short filmmaking Australia & the world has on offer.
Thursday April 5, 6.30pm - Best Of International Shorts - 2018 Tour
Join us as we celebrate a selection of film gems from across the world, selected from the Academy Accredited Sydney competition with the Best Of International Shorts programme. Highlights include: the moving and insightful All Of Us from Germany based on a true story that sees Christian and Muslim bus passengers in Kenya face an attack by extremist group the Al Shabaab, shortlisted for the 2018 Academy Awards, the hilarious An Imagined Conversation With Kanye West And Stephen Hawking from Canada. Over a Chinese food picnic at the beach Stephen Hawking and Kanye West discuss dance moves, Drake and the art of divination. And the timely and culturally relevant Wren Boys from Ireland that shines a spotlight on the theme of Gay marriage. On the day after Christmas a catholic priest from Cork drives his nephew to prison
This event is 15+ (children under 15 must be accompanied by an adult)
Doors open: 1hr prior to screening
Get your tickets here.