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…

Capricorn Film Festival short film finalists announced

CAPS Short Film Competition international and local finalists have been announced for Central Queensland’s weekend of cinema. The annual Capricorn Film Festival gives residents the chance to support filmmakers from around the region and from all over the world. It also allows for local filmmakers, seasoned and beginner, to enter their short films into the…

Capricorn Film Festival returns for 2018!

The Capricorn Film Festival will return to Central Queensland this year in it’s new home of Yeppoon. The Capricorn Film Festival will run from November 23 – 24 where guest judges and industry professionals will be visiting Yeppoon to lend their expertise to the event, held at the Yeppoon Town Hall. The festival will open with…

Capricorn Film Festival submissions closing soon!

Filmmakers! You have just over two weeks left to get your feature, short and documentary entries submitted for the 2018 Capricorn Film Festival. After the triumph of last year’s record breaking submissions including 30 short films made by regional Queensland’s for the CAPS Short Film Festival’s two Central Queenslander only categories, CAPS Junior and CAPS Open,…

Capricorn Film Festival relocates to Yeppoon

Capricorn Film Festival director Luke Graham has confirmed the popular festival will relocate from Gladstone to Yeppoon in 2018. In line with this announcement, both Keppel Coast Arts and Livingstone Shire Council have confirmed their partnership with the Capricorn Film Festival and will provide extensive support and funding for the 2018 festival program. It is envisaged…

The Capricorn Film Festival set to tour Rockhampton

The CAPS Short Film Tour will hit the beautiful Quay Street precinct on Saturday, 20 January where the best of this year’s Capricorn Film Festival will screen outdoor for the first time in Rockhampton. For the first time CAPS Short Film Festival will travel across Central Queensland, bringing the best of last year’s short film submissions…