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29 | 5 | 2024

A tribute to Lee Gambin from MQFF Program Director, Cerise Howard

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Lee Gambin and Cinemaniacs co-conspirator Hande Hislop, MQFF Program Launch, 2011 Like so many others in Melbourne’s film and queer…

20 | 3 | 2024

Calling All Queer Filmmakers – Pitch, Pleez! Returns for Another Year

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Melbourne Queer Film Festival (MQFF), Australia’s largest and oldest celebration of queer film has officially opened the annual Pitch, Pleez!…

16 | 1 | 2024

Melbourne Queer Film Festival and Midsumma Festival Present: Midsumma Movies

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The inaugural Midsumma Movies will hit the screen at The Capitol Theatre this January, delivering a sizzling weekend of the…

1 | 12 | 2023

Melbourne Queer Film Festival announces Jury Award Winners

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The Jury Awards winners for the 33rd Melbourne Queer Film Festival have been revealed, showcasing a diverse range of talent…

6 | 10 | 2023

Melbourne Queer Film Festival announces new venue partners Palace Cinemas and RMIT: The Capitol

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The 33rd annual Melbourne Queer Film Festival (MQFF) will proudly open on Thursday 9 November following the relocation of screenings…

2 | 10 | 2023

Rewind to Fast Forward at Melbourne Queer Film Festival

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The 33rd annual Melbourne Queer Film Festival (MQFF) opens Thursday 9 November with the provocation Rewind to Fast Forward. The…

16 | 8 | 2023

A Statement from the Melbourne Queer Film Festival

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Melbourne Queer Film Festival (MQFF) wishes to make the following statement in relation to the forthcoming referendum on constitutional recognition…

15 | 5 | 2023

Melbourne Queer Film Festival announces Cerise Howard to lead artistic vision

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Melbourne, Australia – The Melbourne Queer Film Festival (MQFF) is thrilled to announce the appointment of Cerise Howard as the…

11 | 5 | 2023

MQFF announces winner of Pitch Pleez! 2023

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Melbourne Queer Film Festival (MQFF) is delighted to announce the winner of $10,000 cash funding through their Pitch, Pleez! competition…

15 | 3 | 2023

Calling all queer filmmakers – Pitch, Pleez! returns for a fifth year!

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Melbourne Queer Film Festival (MQFF), Australia’s largest and oldest celebration of queer film is calling on queer filmmakers to submit…

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