Welcome to Heathcote Film Festival 2014

29th - 31st August 2014


On the 29th – 31st August 2014, we celebrate our 4th Heathcote Film Festival.


The Heathcote Film Festival 2014 has been expanded and now offers a program of eclectic short films over three days. Our 4th Festival, offers a choice of different sessions. The Festival will be held at the Heathcote RSL Hall and Mona Lisa Gallery.


Our Meet the Filmmaker: Q & A Session this year features Makeover, a comedy written, produced and directed by Don Percy. Don is a graduate of the old Swinburne School of Film and Television. He has had a long career in filmmaking and TV commercial production.

Makeover took out the Award for Best Special Effects at this year's St Kilda Film Festival, Winner at the IFFM and has been selected for the 2014 Las Vegas Film Festival.


Friday 29th August

Thanks to the support of the Heathcote and District Community Bank® Branch Bendigo Bank-Community Enterprise Fund there will be a special schools screening of the celebrated award winning documentary “THE EARTH WINS”.

Saturday 30th August

Matinee Session:      2.00pm – 4.00pm 

Meet the Filmmaker: Q & A   4.30pm – 5.30pm  Free Entry (Bookings Essential)

Evening Session:      6.30pm – 8.30pm  


Sunday 31st August

Black Screen Collection from the National Film and Sound Archive  11.00am and 1.00pm Sessions - Free entry



Bookings at www.trybooking.com/93183


Heathcote is a town with charm and character. Combine these attributes with exceptional wines, local produce, historical architecture and the Heathcote Film Festival, make Heathcote a destination worth visiting.


Join us for a weekend in Heathcote for a fine wine and film experience!


Heathcote Film Festival Committee

Sherrie Coote, Eleanor Dempster, Sara Hine and Tony Juhanson

Enquiries:  heathcotefilmfestival@gmail.com

               0409 252 196