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Canberra Short Film Festival

September 14 @ 6:15 pm - 8:45 pm

Canberra Short Film Festival, is one of Australia’s oldest and most well-respected short film festivals.  This year, for the first time, the Canberra Short Film Festival includes a screening in Belconnen.  Now in its 22nd year, the Canberra Short Film Festival has earned a reputation for quality and respectability, and is recognised as one of Australia’s oldest and best film competitions. It attracts an audience from all over Australia and is known for selling out every session. The CSFF represents the boundless talent that makes up Australia’s film industry, and exposes its guests to the best of short cinema from all over the world.

Belconnen Community Service has a history of supporting local film makers through its popular Belco Flicks screenings. Now we’re delighted to connect local audiences to a wider film making community. This session at Belconnen Community Theatre (in Belconnen Community Centre) includes local, national and international short films. Don’t miss your chance to see these rare shorts on the big screen.

Cafe and bar open from 6:00pm
Screening from 6:30pm
Running time 130 minutes including interval
Book by phone 02 62640200 or purchase tickets at the door

‘Nation Down’ – A drama set in a dystopic world, in which a ruler keeps his people subdued using technology. UK

‘RED Necktie 1’ – Part one of a loosely connected set of film noir vignettes. CBR

‘Jingle Man’ – A musical send up of the coporate world of marketing. CBR

‘Ngadhi Dabaamlang’ – A portrait of a local Wiradjuri artist and his work. CBR

‘The Flower Lady’ – A short whimsical love story. Animation

‘Adelphi Hotel Nightmare’ – Beautifully produced music video

‘RED necktie 2’ – Part two of this noir series is a journey of the mind. CBR

‘A Static Wind’ – A sultry coming of age tale. Sydney


‘Brothers in Alms’ – A beautifully shot exploration of homelessness in Canberra.

‘Toasted’ – A mad capped adventure story. Animation, CBR

‘Red Necktie 3’ – The psychological twists continue, CBR

‘The Film’ – A rollicking story of one man’s attempt to create the greatest film of all time and how things can go horribly wrong

‘Galaxy Born’ – A sci fi with lots of great animation and effects

‘Extinction’ – A dreamy exploration of a watery art installation, CBR

‘Rain’ – A musical homage to nature. Germany

‘Life in Black’ – A beautifully shot portrait of a strong and inspiring man and his music. CBR


  • DateSeptember 14, 2017
  • Time6:15 PM - 8:45 PM
  • LocationBelconnen Community Theatre, Swanson Court Belconnen, Belconnen, ACT, 2617, Australia
  • How to register

    Tickets are $15 full and $10 concession. Contact BCS Reception on the details below for information about bookings.

  • For more information 02 6264 0200
  • Emailbcs@bcsact.com.au

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