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Central Queensland's premiere film arts festival has grow from a outdoor short film festival in its initial year to a five day destination event held on the shores of the Keppel coast hosting feature film and documentary premieres, masterclasses, outdoor events and screenings.

2022 festival  PROMOTION

 

PAST FESTIVAL PROGRAMS

Capricorn Film Festival 2022 hosted seven Central Queensland premieres of feature films and documentaries over the course of five days. Other events included CAPS Experimental, Sensory SQ, Cinema Memories and CAPS Short Film Festival concluding the annual event. The event has grown into the regions premiere film arts destination event. 

CAPRICORN FILM FESTIVAL 2022

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SPONSORS
Presented by the Livingstone Shire Council with Arts Gov, Tourism Events Queensland, Screen Queensland, LSC RADF and Keppel Coast Arts.

DATE
12-16th January 2022

FESTIVAL PROGRAM
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CAPS FEATURE WINNER
Some Happy Day by Catherine Hill
 
CAPS DOCUMENTARY WINNER
Ithaka by Gabriel Shipton & Adrian Devant

CAPS SHORT FILM COMPETITION WINNER
Perfection directed by Gregory Kelly

BEST DIRECTION WINNER

Ithaka directed by Ben Lawrence

CAPRICORN FILM FESTIVAL 2021

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SPONSORS
Presented by the Livingstone Shire Council with Tourism Events Queensland, Screen Queensland, LSC RADF and Keppel Coast Arts.

DATE
13-17th January 2021

FESTIVAL PROGRAM
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FESTIVAL PARTON
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CAPS JURY WINNER
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CAPS SHORT FILM WINNER
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CAPRICORN FILM FESTIVAL 2019

CAPRICORN FILM FESTIVAL 2019 Opening Night

SPONSORS
Presented by the Livingstone Shire Council with Tourism Events Queensland, Screen Queensland, LSC RADF and Keppel Coast Arts.

DATE
20-23rd November 2019

FESTIVAL PROGRAM
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FESTIVAL PARTON
Michael Caton
 
CAPS JURY WINNER
Bellbird (NZ) directed by Hamish Bennett

CAPS SHORT FILM WINNER
The Quiet (AUS) by Radheya Jegatheva

 

 

CAPRICORN FILM FESTIVAL 2018

Short film Day Winners Capricorn Film Festival 2019

SPONSORS
Presented by the Livingstone Shire Council with Gladstone Ports Corporation, Screen Queensland, LSC RADF and Keppel Coast Arts.

DATE
23-24th November 2018

FESTIVAL PROGRAM
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CAPS WORLD WINNER
Dying Art (AUS) directed by Brendan Kelly

CAPS OPEN WINNER
Come Correct (AUS) by Alex and Dominic Russell

CAPS JUNIOR WINNER
The Shelvador (AUS) directed by Jordan Muller

CAPRICORN FILM FESTIVAL 2017

 
Capricorn Film Festival 2017 CAPS Junior Winner Kasey Deeth

SPONSORS
Presented by the Arts Queensland with Gladstone Ports Corporation, Screen Queensland and Gladstone Regional Council.

DATE
16th December 2017

FESTIVAL PROGRAM
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CAPS WORLD WINNER
Adele (AUS) directed by Mirene Igwabi

CAPS OPEN WINNER
The Arrow (AUS) directed by Clifton Schulke

CAPS JUNIOR WINNER
The Hoody (AUS) directed by Kasey Deeth

 

CAPRICORN FILM FESTIVAL 2016

Capricorn Film Festival 2016 CAPS Junior Winner Ellie Kendall

SPONSORS
Presented by Gladstone Ports Corporation with Tourism Events Queensland, Screen Queensland and Gladstone Regional Council.

DATE
28-29th December 2016

FESTIVAL PROGRAM
Unavailable
 
CAPS WORLD WINNER
Sengatan (AUS) directed by Frank Magre

CAPS OPEN WINNER
Neighbourhood Wars (AUS) directed by Dan Mulvhill

CAPS JUNIOR WINNER
Tiny Dancer (AUS) directed by Ellie Kendall

CAPRICORN FILM FESTIVAL 2015

Capricorn Film Festival 205 CAPS Open Winnr

SPONSORS
Presented by Gladstone Regional Council with Gladstone Ports Corporation with Tourism Events Queensland and Screen Queensland.

DATE
19th September 2015

FESTIVAL PROGRAM
Unavailable
 
CAPS WORLD WINNER
Mend and Make Do (UK) directed by Bexie Bush

CAPRICORN FILM WINNER
She Bought the Stars (AUS) by Natisha Strudwick

PEOPLES CHOICE WINNER
The Bus Knight (AUS) directed by Tony Walsh

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