Gala Night - Screen Legend and CinefestOZ Film Prize

Gala Night - Screen Legend and CinefestOZ Film Prize

Sat Aug 28 5:30 PM

Cinema 2 Orana Cinemas Busselton
General Admission
240 Mins
Sat Aug 28

Doors open 5.30pm

Gala Night offers the glamour, drama and spectacle you would expect from this award-winning festival's premium evening event. It combines red carpet action and interviews, the cream of Australia's filmmaking talent on stage, a sample of our best Australian film shorts, the awarding of a high profile Screen Legend and, as a highlight of the night, the awarding of the highly coveted $100,000 CinefestOZ Film Prize.

The finalist filmmakers are in the cinema, along with all the VIP guests and audiences for this very moment.

5.30pm Your evening begins with an option to walk the red carpet yourself in your finest.

6.00pm Screening of a selection of Australian Short Films

7.00pm At interval, enjoy a light meal and the VIP red carpet.

7.30pm Awards

Action from the crimson rug is streamed live into the cinemas as the stars of Australian filmmaking gather at Orana Cinemas. Be there to hear from some of the incredible talent in Western Australia.

Afterwards, roll on down to the Monkey Bar Vasse for the finale of after parties - open for more food, wine and live music. Take in the great live music, generous canapés and the region's best beverages. Buses available for transport from Orana Cinemas to Monkey Bar Vasse post screening.

Please note: runtime includes screening, awards and function; the awards take place in Cinema 1 and are streamed live to Cinema 2 and 3.

Bag size restriction: one A4 size bag per person

Why not plan a South West adventure at the same time as CinefestOZ? We recommend making accommodation, restaurant and tour bookings early to avoid disappointment. Plan your stay and 'wander out yonder' with Western Australia in Australia’s South West and Your Margaret River.

For information on how the COVID-19 pandemic may affect your festival experience, please visit our website. 

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Sat Aug 28

Cinema 2 Orana Cinemas Busselton

27 Albert Street Busselton, Western Australia, 6280