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Brisbane Backyard Film Festival

5 May 2017 - 5 May 2017

The Brisbane Backyard Film Festival is a celebration of local screen content. This annual event showcases some of the best short films, music videos and movie trailers from around Queensland. 

So bring your rug, grab a beer, fill-up on delicious food and settle in for a night of backyard entertainment like you’ve never seen before.

There are two prizes up for grabs in the Short Film/Doco Category. The best film award will be judged by a panel of local industry professionals. The audience choice award will be selected via audience voting on the evening.

Sessions Summary

Festival Summary

WHEN

5 May 2017

WHERE

Brisbane

News

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