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November 2, 2016

AUSSIE BOFA – KILLING GROUND

An outstanding  first feature from Tasmanian born writer/director Damien Power, who will be a guest at BOFA and will talk about the film after the screening. Ian and Samantha head…
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October 28, 2016

FRIENDS OF THE FESTIVAL – IWDA

GENDER BOFA is supported by IWDA. The International Women’s Development Agency (IWDA) is the leading Australian agency entirely focussed on women’s rights and gender equality in the Asia Pacific region. …
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October 28, 2016

GENDER BOFA – FATIMA

This warm and insightful film by Philippe Faucon was one of the under-the-radar hits at Cannes and won Best Film in the Cesar Awards, France’s version of the Oscars. Fatima…
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October 28, 2016

GENDER BOFA – WHO’S GONNA LOVE ME NOW?

Saar is a 39-year-old, ex-Israeli army, HIV positive gay man living in London, where he found refuge from the religious kibbutz where he grew up in Israel. Ever since he…
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October 28, 2016

GENDER BOFA – WHAT TOMORROW BRINGS

This year we introduce a new BOFA ....GENDER BOFA, where we find films from around the world dealing with women’s rights, gender equality and issues important to the LGBTI community.…
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October 28, 2016

COMMUNITY TAKES CHARGE – THE BOFA BIG DISCUSSION DEBATE – A FREE EVENT

Lack of leadership and loss of trust in politicians are world-wide problems, but the solutions can be found in community-led change. The discussion will be moderated by film maker and…
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October 28, 2016

CONNECTED LAUNCESTON – SMART CITY, SMART REGION

With the NBN roll-out nearly complete, Launceston is one of Australia’s most digitally connected cities. Learn how we can use this competitive advantage to drive innovation in business, education, health…
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October 24, 2016

FRIENDS OF THE FESTIVAL – AUSSIE LAUNCESTON

SHORTS BOFA is supported by Aussie Launceston. Aussie Launceston is a community focussed mortgage broker that can help first home buyers, investors and new home purchasers or provide customers with…
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October 24, 2016

SPECIAL BOFA 2016 GUEST – CLAYTON JACOBSON

Like many directors before him, Clayton Jacobson cut his teeth directing music videos for some of Australia's premier musical acts including INXS, John Farnham, Kate Ceberano, and Jimmy Barnes as…
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October 24, 2016

FOSTERING YOUNG FILM MAKERS

BOFA’s Short Film Competitions are an important way of promoting Australia’s (and especially Tasmania’s) up and coming young film makers. A selection of the best of this year’s entries will…
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