Gold Coast Film Festival

The Gold Coast Film Festival returns with a jam-packed program of more than 100 films, panels and pop-up events across the Gold Coast and online from April 14–25.

Escape to a world of film this April and explore world cinema gems, discover new Australian films, enjoy unique popup outdoor cinemas plus hear from leading filmmakers at Q&As and screen industry events.

Be captivated by internationally acclaimed dramas, comedies and genre films, local indie gems, engaging documentaries, family features, and the scariest horror films.

Learn from Australia’s leading producers, writers and directors in intimate seminars and workshops.

The 12-day film festival will feature uniquely Gold Coast events including rooftop cinema, poolside flicks at QT Gold Coast, and outdoor movies in a brewery, alongside premiere film events, world cinema, a gala awards ceremony, and the festival’s first-ever online program.

Special events tickets are available from Wednesday, February 17, via the Festival website.

Planning a holiday to the Gold Coast? Book your stay at GCFF’s exclusive hotel partner, QT Gold Coast, and use the code GCFF21 to receive 20% off the best available room rate.

The Gold Coast Film Festival is proudly supported by Major Events Gold Coast.

Event Details


14-25 April, 2021


Various Locations, Gold Coast

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