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A collage of images from various film festivals at ACMI.
Crabe Phare (MIAF), Maya Angelou: And I Still Rise (HRAFF), Revolution (EFFA), Whittier Boulevard (MQFF). Full image credit below*

Co-presented by the Australian Centre for the Moving Image

Upcoming Festivals


Throughout the year, ACMI has a calendar crammed full of Australia’s biggest and best festivals presenting the finest cinema from around the world as well as talks, performances and industry hubs.

  • Festivals at ACMI in 2016:

    Russian Resurrection: Russian Film Festival
    10 Nov – 20 Nov

    Japanese Film Festival
    24 Nov – 4 Dec

    Festivals at ACMI in 2017:

    Pause Fest
    8 Feb – 10 Feb

    Melbourne Queer Film Festival
    16 Mar – 27 Mar

    Melbourne International Comedy Festival
    29 Mar – 23 Apr

    Indonesian Film Festival
    8 Apr – 21 Apr

    Human Rights Arts & Film Festival
    4 May – 19 May

    Melbourne International Animation Festival
    18 Jun – 25 Jun

    Melbourne International Film Festival
    3 Aug – 20 Aug

    Melbourne Writers Festival
    24 Aug – 3 Sep

    *Full image credits (from left to right in clockwise rotation): Crabe Phare (Melbourne International Animation Festival), Maya Angelou: And I Still Rise (Human Rights Arts and Film Festival), Revolution (Environmental Film Festival Australia), Whittier Boulevard (Melbourne Queer Film Festival)