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Festival a 'big reminder' of why we love cinema

With Sydney Film Festival coming back to life there are plenty of well-curated films amid a program that celebrates documentaries…

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Sydney Film Festival 2022 program announced

The full program has been released for the Sydney Film Festival 2022, which takes place in cinemas from 8–19 June.

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Nashen Moodley, Sydney Film Festival: 'the in-person event is the ideal'

The SFF director discusses new film talent, this year's program and the lessons – so far – of the pandemic.

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Film Review: Here Out West is more than diverse

The anthology film by CALD writers and directors, offers Sydney characters that are grounded and real.

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Documentary: A love story, by Dr Mitzi Goldman

The co-founder and CEO of Documentary Australia Foundation writes about the twelve Australian documentaries competing for this year's $10,000 prize…

Sydney Film Festival will give audiences the chance to return to the city’s iconic cinemas.
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Sydney makes a triumphant return to big screens with a bumper festival

This year’s Sydney Film Festival is bigger than ever. We spoke to Festival Director Nashen Moodley to get his top…

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Sydney Film Festival announces program for real world return

Sydney Film Festival marches back into cinemas, leading with Here Out West, with its eight emerging writers.

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Sydney Film Festival announces 12 documentary finalists for 2021

The finalists competing for the $10,000 Documentary Australia Foundation Award have a strong sense of social purpose.

The terror of The Moogai is in the running for the Dendy Award.
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Sydney Film Festival announces Dendy Awards short film finalists

The ten finalists in the 52nd Dendy Awards include TIFF selection Shark, and SXSW winner, The Moogai.

Memory Box is screening at Sydney Film Festival 2021
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Sydney Film Festival announces new 2021 dates in light of ongoing lockdown

Sydney Film Festival has pushed its 2021 event to the far end of the year in response to ongoing COVID…