Freshflix is once again teaming up with Vivid Sydney to present this season of stunning short films! The upcoming Freshflix will see the brightest shining new talents of Australian and international independent film taking on the silver screen.

We're back to showcase the best in short film for this very special event in Sydney.

Our past events have set the tone with a blazing sunsets, live music and art and a heck of a cinematic experience... One set on a clifftop amidst the distant roar of crashing waves, another two warehouse parties with a Japanese food truck and banging great inner city vibes, a banquet feast followed by a film party in a craft brewery and our most recent in Los Angeles at the historical Raleigh Studios!

There will be awards.

There will be beverages.

And by golly, there will be a sensational time had by all.

Open for submissions of films under 13 mins.

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More info on the event at:

Over 6k worth of prizes including Rode microphones, Final Draft software, filmmaking mentorships, Camera Hire vouchers, production music, and more as well as badass golden trophies!

Audience Choice
Best Performance
Best Drama
Best Comedy
Best Director
Best Cinematography
Best Sound Design
Best Screenplay
"Frothing Female" WIFT award

1. The festival accepts any genre.
2. Entries must be received by midnight PST April 28
3. Entries cannot be withdrawn after midnight PST April 28
4. The producer grants Freshflix Film Festival the rights to exhibit the film in the current season of Freshflix Film Festival and subsequent 'Best Of' tour, if selected.
5. The producer warrants to Freshflix Film Festival that they have obtained all the necessary permissions to enter this film to the festival, and the film does not infringe the rights of any third party, including copyright (including the use of music, literary or other material)
6. If your film is selected for the this season of Freshflix Film Festival, you will be sent confirmation via email by Sunday May 12
7. Uploads/hard drives of files must be received by midnight Thursday May 20

Overall Rating
  • Tel Benjamin

    Well organized, super fun atmosphere and very strong program. Would submit and attend again!

    June 2018
  • What a festival. Great communication and awesome atmosphere on the night. Definitely worth the entry price. Will be attending again.

    June 2018
  • Tim Goodwin

    Yes yes yes! Fantastic festival. Great selection, super fun vibe. Thank you to the organisers for the award for our film!

    May 2018
  • Pierre Sabrou

    A great festival, full of positive energy, communicative and very interesting. I'm really sad I couldn't attend the screening ! I will definitely resent my future films. Thank you !

    February 2017
    Response from festival:

    Thanks Pierre! Hopefully we will see you here next time!

  • Michael Raso

    Thank you Freshflix for screening our film, and thank you for the awards! I would definitely encourage any film maker to submit their next film to Freshflix!

    February 2017
    Response from festival:

    Thanks, Michael! It was an absolute pleasure screening your work! We hope to see more from you in the future!