The Queensland Film Festival (QFF) is dedicated to showcasing the best of contemporary international cinema in all its forms. QFF2017 will be held at the historic New Farm Cinemas, from the 13th to the 23rd of July, alongside at the Institute of Modern Art and the Gallery of Modern Art.
QFF seeks to re-energise local film culture by providing a stimulating environment for thinking and talking about these films.
For media or sponsorship inquiries, please contact Sarah Ward.
For all other inquiries, please contact John Edmond or Huw Walmsley-Evans.
is a film curator and scholar. Having recently completed his PhD on vehicle landscapes, he now supports the University of Queensland Art Museum’s
Associate Curator in Film, he organises their screening series while carrying out independent research and criticism. He is the author of a forthcoming monograph on Ken Russell’s Altered States
Huw Walmsley-Evans is a film critic, teacher, and scholar. His writing has appeared in a variety of publications including Senses of Cinema, Manuscript magazine, and Screening the Past. He is the author of the forthcoming book Film Criticism as a Cultural Institution (Routledge).
Portraits of the festival directors by Nadia Buick.
Logo design by Nicole Snook and Nikki Biddle.