Port Shorts Film Festival a huge success

The 2017 Port Shorts Film Festival has been hailed a huge success by organisers and audiences with more than 700 people enthralled by some of the most impressive short films on the planet over two massive nights of entertainment under the stars. Eighteen-year-old Perth wonderkid Radheya Jedatheva brought the crowd to their feet with his…

Film industry heavyweights gear up for Masterclass Series

One of the most accomplished ensembles of film industry heavyweights ever assembled in regional Australia is set to share their insights with emerging filmmakers and shine the spotlight on Far North Queensland as part of the Port Shorts Film Festival’s Masterclass Series later this month. Port Shorts Film Festival Ambassadors – champion Aussie actor Stephen…

Port Shorts Film Festival Finalists announced

An Academy Award-winning director, a brother and sister with competing films and the reigning Port Shorts People’s Choice champ are among the 2016 Port Shorts Film Festival Finalist Filmmakers to be showcased under the stars in tropical Port Douglas later this month. Hollywood director Patrick Osborne’s enriching ode to family bonds Pearl is among the…

Finalists announced for the Port Shorts Film Festival

Port Shorts Film Festival have announced its list of finalists. Showcasing an amazing selection of local talent, the film festival will be held over two big nights on October 23 & 24.   PORT SHORTS OPEN FILMMAKER FINALISTS – SATURDAY NIGHT ONLY Balloon Ride by Evan Hughes A young boy dreams of escaping with his…

Time running out to enter Port Shorts

Time is running out for filmmakers to enter the Port Shorts Film Festival and share in more than $15,000 in cash and prizes. Port Shorts Film Festival Director Alison George said filmmakers had until October 1 to enter and be in with a chance to have their film screened under the stars in tropical Port…