The West End Film Festival is on again in Brisbane this weekend, with a tasty selection of Australian short films and music videos on the menu. Now in its 7th year, the festival has become a popular fixture on the local festival circuit with more than 500 people attending the 2015 event.


Presented by the West End Community Association with support from Brisbane City Council and Screen Queensland, the 2016 West End Film Festival kicks off at 6.00pm on Friday night (June 24) with a free launch party featuring live local bands and the WEFF Music Video Awards at the Boundary Hotel.

Sunday will see two sessions of Australian short films at The Rumpus Cinema (cnr of Boundary and Russell Streets), with the first session commencing at 5.30pm. Awards up for grabs this year include Best Film (Community), Best Film (Industry), Best Music Video, Best Animation, Best Director and Best Cinematography.

Tickets are available via the festival website or can be purchased at the festival launch party on Friday night. For event updates and more information about the festival, follow WEFF on Facebook.