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Flickerfest International Short Film Festival

Australia’s only Academy®Award accredited and BAFTA recognised short film festival, and Australia's largest short film competition, screens for 10 days under the summer stars at Bondi Beach, with a selection of films heading off after the festival around Australia on a 50 venue national tour.
16th edition

2007 | 5 - 14 January

Best Film

Den Sista Hunden I Rwanda

Sweden | 2006 | 30:00
Director: Jens Assur
Best International Cinematography


Argentina | 2005 | 28:00
Director: Gustavo Taretto
Special Jury Prize

La Guerra

Spain | 2005 | 10:00
Directors: Luiso Berdejo, Jorge C Dorado
Best Animation
Image from Rabbit


United Kingdom | 2005 | 8:30
Director: Run Wrake
Highly Commended - Animation

Who I Am and What I Want

United Kingdom | 2005 | 7:30
Directors: David Shrigley, Chris Shepherd
Best Documentary

My Brother Vinnie

Australia | 2006 | 24:00
Director: Steven McGregor
Best Australian Short Film

Small Boxes

Australia | 2006 | 15:00
Director: Rene Hernandez
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Amor Fati

Germany | Oct 2005 | 15:50
Director: Dennis Todorovic
After the death of his young bride, Nenad travels to Montenegro with his father-in-law to her funeral and faces a different approach to life.
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United Kingdom | 2005 | 8:20
Director: Matthew Walker
Two astronauts find it increasingly difficult to get along.


Spain | 2005 | 15:00
Director: Luis Quilez
Cool psychological drama. Power sways between a disabled husband and his carer wife. Tension builds when his plan unfolds.

Be Quiet

France | 2005 | 19:00
Director: Sameh Zoabi
A behind-the-headlines story of an Israeli-Arab father and his strong-willed young son's trip home to the city of Nazareth. The tension that pervades ...

The Danish Poet

Canada | 2006 | 15:00
Director: Torill Kove
A young bard in search of inspiration goes to Norway to meet his favorite author and instead sets off an amusing sequence of accidental encounters.

Den Sista Hunden I Rwanda

Sweden | 2006 | 30:00
Director: Jens Assur
David is like so many 10 year old boys fascinated by war. He builds plastic models of all kinds of military vehicles and plays wargames with his frien...
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Dreams and Desires - Family Ties

United Kingdom | 2006 | 9:55
Director: Joanna Quinn
On acquiring a new digital video camera, Beryl becomes obsessed with the filmmaking process, using it to articulate her dreams and desires in a video ...

Hayelet Bodeda

Israel | 2005 | 19:00
Director: Talya Lavie
Zohara is a soldier. She is sent to a remote military outpost. She hates every single minute she has to spend here and prays that she will soon be rel...

Heavy Metal Drummer

United Kingdom | 2005 | 6:00
Directors: Luke Morris, Toby MacDonald
A teenage, metal-head misfit rocks the Arab world in this amusing tale of one music fan's quest to follow his metallic muse despite a disapproving soc...
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Historia Trágica Con Final Feliz

France | 2005 | 7:46
Director: Regina Pessoa
There are people who in spite of themselves are different from the rest. All they want to do is to fit in with the crowd.
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La Guerra (The War)
The Danish Poet
Jeu (Play)
Vagabond Shoes
One Rat Short
Heavy Metal Drummer
Be Quiet
My Brother Vinnie
Small Boxes
Den Sista Hunden I Rwanda (The Last Dog in Rwanda)
Short film types screened
Fiction / Live action
Music video
Competition and rewards
International competition
National/regional competition
No cash awards
No screening fees
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