Short film fest over Easter

The film From Here to Maternity is one of the 23 Australian short films entered into the Surf & Turf Short Film Festival, which screens over Easter.

The Surf & Turf Short Film Festival for unclassified films will be held in Richmond Valley this Easter. (Thursday, Friday and Saturday, March 20-22.)

The festival will open with a gala awards function and then run for the next two days in both Casino and Evans Head.Filmmakers from all over Australia have entered.

The opening night awards ceremony next Thursday, March 20, at the Casino Civic Hall, will screen the best film from each of the four categories: drama, comedy, documentary and childrens films.Therell be some serious munchies fresh seafood and beef canaps as well as refreshments throughout the evening.

The festival screenings will take place at the Evans River School in Evans Head and at the Casino Civic Hall.Tickets can be purchased one hour before each session from the venues.MA+ sessions are $8 and all other sessions $11.

For more info phone the Casino Visitors Information Centre on 6662 3566. For full program details see next weeks Echo.


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