image: Hartenprins / Prince of Hearts (Dir: Zino Bakker) - Rainbow Shorts 2021

Geelong Pride Film Festival 2021 - 14 April - 16 May

From 14-28 April 2020 Geelong Pride Film Festival will bring you another online festival.  We also have a 15 in-person screenings at the Pivotonian Cinema and Village Geelong  from 22 April - 16 May. 

This year we are partnering with MQFF on 5 of our feature films (with support from the Victorian Government through Victoria Together) to make this festival our largest ever.

Geelong Pride Film Festival is also supported by the Victorian Government, Deakin University, Thorne Harbour Health, Provincial Media, Piano Bar Geelong  and Creative Geelong. Accessibility partners: Access Media, Auslan Stage Left.

Geelong Pride Film Festival Screenplay Commission
Congratulations to Andrew Blogg the recipient of our 2020 LGBTIQ+ Short Film Screenplay Commission for his short film DARYL which is expected to go into production in 2021.

DARYL is the second instalment  of a trilogy of short films STUART DARYL ANTHONY.  The selection panel praised Andrew's screenplay for its poignant, emotive and humorous exploration of complex characters.

The $500 commission from @Geelong Pride Film Festival will assist the production. of the film. This year's commission was supported by the City of Greater Geelong  Creative Communities fund.  

This year's finalists are also commended for the original and creative screenplays including  'And Then We Met' by Michelle Douglas,
'Butterflies in December' by Megan Ellis, '3 Minutes' by Wesley October and ANTHONY by Andrew Blogg - Andrew Derham Blogg

Film Submissions for 2022

Calling all LGBTIQ+ Filmmakers.

To find out more and to submit a film for consideration visit us at FilmFreeway -