It’s time… The Real Film Festival 2018 is coming… Short film competition now open

September 7, 2018

We’re officially gearing up for the 2018 Real Film Festival which is due to hit Newcastle, Lake Macquarie and Port Stephens on the weekend of 26 – 28 October 2018 – bigger and better than ever. It’s our seventh year and we’re looking forward to bringing all the best real stories to your screens again…

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I Walk, I Run, I Drum

September 7, 2018

Traditional culture and community meets rhythm and athletics in short film I Walk, I Run, I Drum. The film, by Hunter local filmmaker, Dave Hukka, will be screened at the Real Film Festival’s inaugural Port Stephens event this year, alongside Ian Hamilton’s Angels Gather Here and Aunty Margo’s reconciliation story. I Walk, I Run, I…

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2017 Real Film Festival returns for another year

September 7, 2017

We are very excited to announce the  Real Film Festival (RFF) will soon be returning to Newcastle screens for its 6th year and is looking bigger and better than ever. This year the festival will run on October 27-29 in Newcastle and Lake Macquarie.  The festival focuses on real people and real stories in this…

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Hunter’s Vibrant Film Industry

October 26, 2016

Now in its 5th year, the Real Film Festival brings in an estimated $2million into the Hunter economy each year and as she grows, organisers believe this will only increase the tourist opportunity in the region and have a real impact on overnight visitations. But this was not always the case, Festival organiser, Annette Hubber…

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RFF HQ to welcome Lincoln Younes to Newcastle

October 22, 2016

We are  getting super excited at RFF HQ to welcome Lincoln Younes to Newcastle next week! Lincoln will be in town at the RFF and will introduce his new film Down Under which screens Saturday October 29 at 8.30pm at Newcastle’s Tower Cinemas. Come along and hear what Lincoln has to say about filming his controversial black comedy set in the aftermath of…

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