Thrillers, dramas, comedy, documentary and more of a classification M or below will be judged by a panel of industry experts and awarded $10,000 in prizes. The audience can also cast their vote on the night for the people's choice award.
With most professional filmmakers beginning their career on the set of a short film, SIPFest provides an opportunity to identify and reward talented emerging filmmakers both locally and from around Australia.
SIPFest, otherwise known as Shorts in Paradise Festival, is an annual showcase of the best short films from across Australia and is a key event of the Gold Coast Film Festival.
SIPFest transforms Surfers Paradise Beach into a vibrant and unique cinema, delivering a unique outdoor film experience like no other in Australia. With sand below and stars above, the crowd will be captivated by less than 10 minute cinematic masterpieces by emerging filmmakers from around the country.
BYO picnic rugs and chairs and make the most of this outdoor film spectacular right on Surfers Paradise Beach. Keep checking back for more updates as they become available.
Enjoy SIPFest 2018 from April 22 – 23, 2018 at Surfers Paradise Beach. Our Surfers Paradise Holiday Apartments are just minutes away from Surfers Paradise Beach.
We offer a selection of one bedroom and two bedroom apartments. The one bedroom apartments can accommodate four guests. Ideal for families and friends, our one bedroom apartments feature a self contained kitchen, comfortable living and dining area, reverse cycle air conditioning, laundry facilities, mini bar, TV, a north-facing balcony, and more. The two bedroom apartments are fully furnished as well. The apatrment features a self contained kitchen, living and dining area, reverse cycle air conditioning, laundry facilities, a balcony and more.
The young and the young at heart will enjoy the exciting Gold Coast theme parks. Slide down the gigantic water slides at Wet ‘n’ Wild Water World before plunging into the cool water. Be sure to visit the world famous Gold Coast theme parks.
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