Real Film Festival

The Real Film Festival is a three-day community, arts and Industry event showcasing documentaries, independent short and feature films based on true stories. The Program comprises of film screenings, Industry development workshops, panel discussions, networking events and film competitions for filmmakers of all ages and experience.
The Festival Program includes a variety of entertainment including the Opening Night Gala held at Tower Cinemas with a party to follow at one of Newcastle’s unique venues. The Festival will also deliver an Open Air Cinema in Civic Park, film screenings at Tower Cinema and short film screenings at Newcastle Museum and a variety of other locations.

Real Film Festival Friday 28th October – Sunday 30th October

The Real Film Festival is a three-day community, arts and Industry event showcasing documentaries, independent short and feature films based on true stories. The program comprises of film screenings, film and photography workshops, panel discussions, networking events and film competitions for filmmakers of all ages and experience.

Industry Development Film Workshops
Friday 28 October | 9am to 4pm at the Film and Media School Newcastle
Join us with a number of the film industries best practitioners in the game to learn new skills on how to make a short film, documentary, gaming and much more.
General admission: $16 per workshop/$40 full day pass | Student admission: $12 per workshop/$30 full day pass
Info & Tickets: www.realfilmfestival.com.au/workshops

Opening Gala Night and Networking Event
Friday 28 October | 5.30pm for a 6pm start. Night concludes at midnight
The opening night of the Festival will begin at the Tower Cinemas with a film premiere followed by the networking event at the Honeysuckle Hotel, Newcastle.
Join us for a glass of Peter Drayton Wine or a Murray’s Brewery craft beer on your way in to the film
General admission: $40 film and party / $20 film screening only | Concession: $30 film and party/ $15 film screening only
Info & Tickets: www.realfilmfestival.com.au/tickets

Film Screenings
Friday 28 October to Sunday 30 October
Check out the selection of entertaining, controversial and engaging films programmed for this year’s festival
General admission: $12/ concession: $10
Info & Tickets: www.realfilmfestival.com.au/films

Free Open Air Cinema
Saturday 29 October | 5.30pm to 9pm at Civic Park, Newcastle
Enjoy watching a blockbuster with the family at the open air cinema event. There will be food, drinks and sweets available
All you’ll need is your family, friends and picnic blanket
Admission: FREE
Info & Tickets: www.realfilmfestival.com.au/events

Closing Night and Short Film Competition Winners Event
Sunday 30 October | 5pm to 8pm
We will announce the winners of the short film competition and screen the winning films, followed by a feature film premiere at the Tower Cinemas Newcastle.
Join us after the film for a glass of Peter Drayton Wine or a Murray’s Brewery craft beer in the foyer to discuss the film winners and film screening
General admission: $20/ concession: $15
Info & Tickets: www.realfilmfestival.com.au/tickets

For more details, visit our website at www.realfilmfestival.com.au
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Category: News
Region: Newcastle
Artform: Visual Arts New Media And Design,

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