Features, shorts, masterclasses – VFest is go!

Capricorn Film Festival will present a virtual screen festival this August called VFest. VFest will celebrate Queensland and international stories by screening home-made feature films, international and Australian-made experimental short films, as well as a series of discussions and masterclasses hosted by Cinema Australia’s Matthew Eeles. “Cinema Australia is proud to partner with Capricorn Film Festival…

Actor Focus: Tim Ross

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Tim Ross is set to join a panel of industry professionals who will provide mentorship to regional filmmakers via a new Capricorn Film Festival initiative. Proudly supported by Gladstone Regional Council, Meet your Mentors is an online initiative presented through…

Mentor opportunities for Gladstone region filmmakers

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Three leading Australian film industry professionals will provide mentorship to regional filmmakers via a new Capricorn Film Festival initiative. Proudly supported by Gladstone Regional Council, Meet your Mentors is an online initiative presented through Zoom, where Gladstone region residents will get to…

CAPS Short Film Tour to return Gladstone

The CAPS Short Film Tour is coming to Gladstone’s East Shores on Saturday, April 24 where the best short films from the postponed 2021 Capricorn Film Festival will screen outdoor for the first time in Central Queensland. CAPS Short Film Tour travels across Central Queensland, bringing the best of the short films to selected towns…

Capricorn Film Festival announces its biggest lineup ever!

The Capricorn Film Festival, one of Australia’s best and fasted growing film festivals, is set to return in January bigger and better than ever. Central Queensland’s premiere film and arts destination event will include premieres, events, art experiences and much more. Presented by Livingstone Shire Council, the Capricorn Film Festival will be held from Wednesday…

Mental health workshop for regional artists

Capricorn Film Festival in partnership with Queensland Mental Health Week will present a free virtual mental health workshop for regional artists. This will be an important and timely conversation with mental health professionals Erin Fisher and Jane Endacott, Rockhampton based writer and performer Jodie van de Wetering, and Luke Graham, Capricorn Film Festivals founder and…

Learn Acting Essentials Online

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Capricorn Film Festival in partnership with Livingstone Shire Council and Regional Arts Development Fund will proudly present a four-day online Screen Acting Essentials workshop with four of Australia’s best acting tutors. With the world still restricted to their homes, we have structured our activities…

Capricorn Film Festival kicks off today!

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below.  Capricorn Film Festival launches tonight! The very popular Central Queensland film festival will kick off celebrations with a screening of New Zealand drama, Bellbird. “We’re excited, opening night is finally here and we start it off with such a fantastic movie,”…

Michael Caton joins the Capricorn Film Festival as Festival Patron

Capricorn Film Festival has announced that screen and television legend, Michael Caton will join the team as Festival Parton. After five years of operating Central Queensland’s premiere film arts event, founder Luke Graham said he is very proud to have the Australian icon as their Festival Patron for the Capricorn Film Festival moving forward. “We…

Submissions are now open for the Capricorn Film Festival.

Celebrating its fifth year, submissions are now open for the Capricorn Film Festival – a highly celebrated film event held annually in Central Queensland. This year, the festival will be a four-day cinema event to be held in late November at the beautiful beachside tourist destination of Yeppoon. Submission categories include feature film, documentary and short…