Colourfest 2011

In 2011 Colourfest went national and expanded to four venues: The Red Rattler Theatre (Sydney), Riverside Theatre (Sydney), The Edge QLD (Brisbane) and Footscray Community Arts Centre (Melbourne). The festival screened a selection of 17 films, in two sessions.

The festival received support in 2011 from Australian Film Television and Radio School (AFTRS), Information & Cultural Exchange (ICE), Footscray Community Arts Centre (FCAC), Riverside Theatres, The Edge QLD, SBS, Film Ink, Madman and The Production book. The festival earned its primary income through ticket sales.

Best film award was given to Vinyl by Ashley Fairfield. Other winners:

Sosefina ( Tresa Ponnor) – Best Writer and Director

Show and Tell (Haidar Noor) – Best Cinematography and Editing

Matias Stevens – AmanecerBest Performance

We thank the judges; Tania Chambers, Caterina De Nave, Fadia Abboud, Tony Ayres and Samantha Lang.




Colourfest would not have been possible in 2011 without the support of its sponsors:

Information and Cultural Exchange SBS Film Ink Aftrs Footscray Community Arts Centre The Edge The Red Rattler Madman Entertainment Screen NSW