Capricorn Film Festival support and mentor the film arts development of those residents of all ages living within Central Queensland and surrounding areas by offering a range of specific educational opportunities each year with the intention of building future Queensland filmmakers. 

 

 

PRINCIPAL PARTNER

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CAPS FILMMAKER WORKSHOPS

HIGH SCHOOL WORKSHOPS

Each school in Central Queensland has the opportunity to participate in the course leading up to the film festival, with the intention to connect, educate and inspire young Central Queensland filmmakers to create short films of proficiency to further their endeavours within the arts.

 

These workshops will include story and character, direction, camera, sound and editing, with students learning basic tools to create their short films for the festival.

 

Schools educated through our filmmaker workshops include:

Chanel College, Gladstone State High School, Toolooa State High School, Miriam Vale State School, Mt Larcom State School and St Johns Primary School Gladstone, Boyne State Primary School, North Rockhampton State High School.

 

To book, please contact our staff for more information.

 

COMMUNITY WORKSHOPS

Do you have an interest in movies? Ever wanted to learn how to write a short story? Or how to be a director, camera operator or editor?

Maybe those extra skills to make your Capricorn Film Festival entry amazing!

 

This short introduction workshop is this and so much more as you learn entry level skills into the film making process. From idea inception through distribution. 

 

Learn from the people behind Gladstone's international award winning feature film, "Broke" with Producer Luke Graham leading the course and giving you those secrets needed to make your films stand out from the rest.

 

Participants require no previous experience prior to the course, just an enthusiasm for cinema and film making. Courses will be offered in Rockhampton, Bundaberg and Gladstone throughout the year. There is no restrictions on age. 

To book, please contact our staff for more information.

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Donate and support future filmmakers through our DGR Capricorn Film Festival Donation Fund gifts over $2 are 100% tax deductible 

REGIONAL INDUSTRY MENTORS

PETER SZILVESZTER

 

Peter a cinematographer and colourist, owns Living Lens a video production house based in Yeppoon. His first feature The Legend of Ben Hall distributed in 2016 gained rave reviews.

LUKE GRAHAM

Luke Graham is an international award winning Australian film Producer and founder of Capricorn Film Festival. He specializes as a Creative Producer and frequently works in the story and editorial department of his projects

CONTACT THE TEAM 

BECOME A VOLUNTEER

It's also a great opportunity to connect with like-minded people from across Central Queensland and have some fun in the process. Apply by 10 October 2019 to be in consideration. Contact our friendly staff via the form below. If you require anymore information, please call the office number for details.

FILMING IN CQ

Project Fund

Crews

Film Locations

Regional Actors

Regional Filmmaker Group 

Actors Workshop

Filmmaker Mentorship

Casting Call

Filmmaker Workshops

Specialised Courses

Regional Mentors

Networking Events

Calendar

Media

Press Releases

FESTIVAL

Tickets

Directors Message

Festival Location

Getting to Yeppoon

Where to Stay

What to do around town

PROGRAM

Festival Screenings

Celebrations

Industry Talks

CAPS Short Film Festival

CONTACT

Capricorn Film Festival Inc is supported by Livingstone Shire Council. In part by grants from the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland, Screen Queensland and the Regional Arts Development Fund and in part by the Regional councils of Central Queensland believing an investment in the Arts is an investment in Central Queensland's future.

 

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