Film

Understory Film Festival

Phone 4032 6656 or contact via email cp@cairns.qld.gov.au

Supported by Screen Queensland, the festival competition encourages and showcases filmmaking in the Cairns region.Each year, there is an award specifically for high school students, with finalists included in a public screening of short films.

The competition is supported by workshops that give insight into the film industry and is a great steppingstone for those looking for a career in filmmaking.

The event is held at the Tanks Arts Centre, with films appropriate fora 15+ audience. High school students are welcome to apply by downloading an Understory Film Festival High School application form and submitting the associated media.

For more information on program details, visit Council’s website.

Understory Film Festival

Last updated: 24 October 2017