CinefestOZ Program Launched!

CinefestOZ Program Launched!

CinefestOZ’s has unleashed its upcoming program with over 60 films on offer including 25 feature films, 14 Australian, 10 French and one “Aussies Abroad” feature-length films. It has also just been released the the WA shot film SON OF A GUN starring Ewan McGregor and Brendon Thwaites will be opening the festival on August 20 at Orana Cinemas in Busselton! Check out the full list of feature films below.


Felony | Dir. Matthew Saville | WA Premiere

My Mistress | Dir. Stephen Lance | WA Premiere

Paper Planes | Dir. Robert Connolly | WA Premiere

Son of a Gun | Dir. Julius Avery | Australian Premiere

The Reckoning | Dir. John V Soto | Australian Premiere

The Waler: Australia’s Great War Horse | Dir. Russell Vines | World Premiere

Charlie’s Country | Dir. Rolf de Heer

Deepsea Challenge 3D | Dir. John Bruno, Andrew Wright, Ray Quint | WA Premiere

Healing | Dir. Craig Monahan

Maya the Bee | Dir. Alexs Stadermann | Australian Premiere

The Infinite Man | Dir. Hugh Sullivan | WA Premiere

The Last Impresario | Dir. Gracie Otto | WA Premiere

Wadjemup: Black Prison – White Playground | Dir. Glen Stasiuk | World Premiere

Tribal Scent | Dir. Carmelo Musca | World Premiere


Attila Marcel | Dir. Sylvain Chomet

Bright Days Ahead | Dir. Marion Vernoux

Dior and I | Dir. Frederic Tcheng | WA Premiere

Gabrielle | Dir. Louise Archambault | WA Premiere

Love is the Perfect Crime | Dir. Arnaud Larrieu, Jean-Marie Larrieu | Australian Premiere

My Summer in Provence | Dir. Rose Bosch | Australian Premiere

Suzanne | Dir. Katell Quilevere

The Volcano | Dir. Alexandre Coffre | WA Premiere

The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet | Dir. Jean-Pierre Jeunet | WA Premiere

Violette | Dir. Martin Provost


Words and Pictures | Dir. Fred Schepisi | WA Premiere

Some of the special guests attending the Festival are – David Wenham (Lord of the Rings, Australia), Joel Edgerton (Warrior, Felony), Myles Pollard (Drift), Alex Williams (The Reckoning), Harrison Gilbertson (Beneath Hill 60) and Viva Bianca (Scorned).

Click here to check out the full schedule and to purchase tickets plus hit this link to check out our previous articles about the finalists for the $100K film prize.


Darran loves watching movies, listening to movies and generally everything movies which is mainly the reason why he started and roped some friends in to help him.. Favorite Films: Star Wars, Lost in Translation, Grosse Point Blank, Shawshank Redemption and any Kevin Smith or Tarantino.