BBFF2014 will run from February 28th to March 9th. As entries have only just opened filmmakers Filmmakers are able to access our Early Bird deadline prices. BBFF encourages filmmakers and audiences to ‘Open Their Aperture’ – to open their eyes, minds and hearts to new possibilities and experiences. The range of films we screen is diverse [...]
BBFF Festival Director J’aimee Skippon-Volke & Screenzone Managing Director Michael Weatherhead. Photo by Jensta The inaugural Byron International Documentary Prize, a no-strings cash grant of $5000, has been announced by the Byron Bay International Film Festival (BBFF) and ScreenZone, a new venture created locally which brings together documentary makers and online retailing. ScreenZone will be launched [...]
A man grows hair and a woman collects it. A short film directed by David Birdsell which took away BBFF2007′s Best Experimental Film award. Hairlady began as a time-lapse photography experiment. First the subject’s head and face were shaved. As hair growth proceeded, two identical digital photos were shot per day (approximately 12 hours apart) [...]
Get your Free 40 page BBFF2011 printed programme in this weeks ECHO (before this ominous weather does). For those out of the Byron area you can click through and check it out online. Don’t forget the online programme is also live NOW with an array of search options to get you in touch with the [...]
Country of Origin: France. Language: English (2010 Academy Award Winner - Best Animated Short Film) Logorama depicts events in a stylized Los Angeles, visulised entirely through the use of more than 2,500 contemporary and historical logos and mascots. The film won the Prix Kodak at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival and the Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film at [...]
Byron Bay International Film Festival have announced that they will reopen entries to local filmmakers from the Northern Rivers Area for one week only from Tuesday January 18th to Monday the 23rd to celebrate BBFF’s recent accreditation with the Inside Film Awards.