The Melbourne Indie Film Festival launches this year!

Melbourne Indie Film Festival

Following the amazing success of the inaugural Sydney Indie Film Festival, which screened 62 films from 20 countries over 8 entertaining days, we are excited to bring the celebration of independent filmmaking to Melbourne, launching the first ever Melbourne Indie Film Festival.

The Melbourne Indie Film Festival will take place from 9th – 14th July 2016 in the Cinema Space at the Loop Project, in the heart of Melbourne CBD.

The Loop Project Space offers a unique cultural experience.

The festival has been set-up to showcase new and creative works by emerging local and international artists, and for those who have an admiration for cinema and the craft of filmmaking.

Often referred to as the Arts capital of the country, Melbourne prides itself on its rich and diverse artistic culture, fully embracing all forms of expressive arts from street art to the Masters, theatre, fashion, dance, music and films.

melbourne indie film festival 2016

The Melbourne Indie Film Festival is looking for the best of Indie Films from around the Globe, from short films to feature films, documentaries and animations.


“We want to showcase the biggest variety from all corners of the world at the festival program, to honor to great cultural vibe of this fantastic artistic city! The budget of the film doesn’t matter, it’s all about a great story!” says festival director Shailla Quadra

The program will include Drama, Comedy, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Horror, Documentaries, Animation, Student Films

The Festival accepts entries from around the world.

All films must be English or have subtitles in English.

Film submissions accepted online exclusively via FilmFreeway.

Entries are closing soon, on the 22nd of May 2016!

Complete details at

See you all there!


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