April 9 - 19 2015

Take The Plunge

2015 program is now live!

The 2015 GCFF program is now live! Featuring dramas, indies, special guest screenings, international award-winning films, horror, animations and a whole lot more, prepare to take the plunge April 9 - 19!


Friday April 10

Celebrate Women in Film

The Gold Coast Film Festival’s inaugural Women in Film Luncheon will feature Australia’s most respected movie critic, Margaret Pomeranz and her daughter-in-law, Philippa Whitfield Pomeranz, a producer, director and co-creator of TV series Fashion Bloggers.


Movie Masterpieces

QLD Symphony Orchestra

It’s hard to imagine great movies without their equally great soundtracks — that monumental swell of Saharan grandeur in Lawrence of Arabia, the epic, evocative theme of Gone with the Wind, the ominous acceleration of rhythm as jaws emerge from the depths below.


Sunday April 12

SIPFest is back!

Presented by Surfers Paradise Alliance, the Gold Coast's biggest short film festival is back as part of the GCFF. With the iconic Surfers Paradise Beachfront as our backdrop, SIPFest 2015 will deliver a unique outdoor film experience like no other on the Gold Coast.



On location with the Royal QLD Art Society Gold Coast

The Gold Coast has played host to some of the biggest movies in the world, and we want you to paint the reason why! Location of course!