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BIFF – Brisbane International Film Festival 2017

17 August - 3 September

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The Brisbane International Film Festival (BIFF) is back.

The program opens with The Square a Swedish satire which was awarded the prestigious Palme D’Or at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.

Some of the festival highlights include:

  • Australia Day – simmering thriller
  • Broken Ghost – world premiere
  • Loving Vincent – about the death of Vincent van Gogh told through animation
  • Manifesto – Cate Blanchett plays 12 different characters
  • On Body and Soul (Hungary) – winner of the Berlinale Golden Bear
  • The Way Station (Vietnam) – winner of Best Film, Best Actor and Best Cinematography at the ASEAN awards
  • Retrospective films by Russian director Andrey Zvyagintsev
  • Free family animations and events

The closing night film is The Go-Betweens – considered to be Brisbane musical royalty. This is part memoir and part concert film.

To see the full program and book your tickets head the Brisbane International Film Festival website.


17 August
3 September
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