From October 9 -12 the 2014 Heart of Gold International Film Festival will combine the genuine warmth and hospitality of a country town with Australian and International short films that are entertaining, thought-provoking, hilarious and express a positive view of the world and humanity. This is our 7th annual festival and we present a world-class program including Academy Award Winners and films that have graced the world’s top festivals it’s the best opportunity to see brilliant short films in Queensland. The festival draws in filmmakers and film buffs from all around the local regions, Australia and even the world, make sure you don’t miss out.
We are also happy to announce that submissions are extended until 1st August via our submission partner Reelport. With a cash prize of $5,000 AUD for best overall film and the promise of true Gympie homestay hospitality for all filmmakers that visit. There will also be a mixture of cash and industry prizes in other categories.
If you are thinking of visiting this charming part of the world check out the popular Heart of Gold promo video that highlights the wonderful and unique features of this stunning regional area: