In the black box: The Australian Cinémathèque and BIFF

This diversity of programming at the Australian Cinémathèque, GOMA has built a deeply loyal audience that returns again and again — some dedicated patrons to virtually every screening — and has positioned QAGOMA to now proudly present the Brisbane International Film Festival (BIFF). A much-loved institution in its own right, BIFF was a fixture in Brisbane…

Production still from Celeste 2018 / Director: Ben Hackworth / Image courtesy: Curious Film

BIFF 2018: A diverse program for all audiences now on sale

Tickets are now on sale for the 2018 Brisbane International Film Festival (BIFF), presented by QAGOMA with screenings at the Australian Cinémathèque, GOMA and venues across Brisbane from 11 to 21 October. The diverse program of more than 100 Australian and international feature, documentary and short films will be complemented by 24 thought-provoking events including conversations,…

Opening the black box: The Australian Cinémathèque and BIFF

In our series on the Australian Cinémathèque, we survey the history of the Gallery of Modern Art’s black box, and some of the cinematic highlights that the Cinémathèque has projected to loyal audiences since 2006. From 2018 to 2020, QAGOMA will present Queensland’s long-running and much-loved Brisbane International Film Festival (BIFF) and this is a…

Hiroshi Sugimoto, Japan/United States b.1948 / Saint James, New Zealand 1991

Envisioning the black box: The Australian Cinémathèque and BIFF

From 2018 to 2020, QAGOMA will present Queensland’s long-running and much-loved Brisbane International Film Festival (BIFF). This is an exciting opportunity for the Gallery’s Australian Cinémathèque and its unique curatorial department to showcase a diverse range of films from around the world. In this three part series we survey the history of the Gallery of…

Brisbane International Film Festival (BIFF)

Brisbane International Film Festival (BIFF) 2018

QAGOMA will present the 2018 Brisbane International Film Festival (BIFF) from 11 to 21 October. BIFF 2018 will launch on Thursday 11 October at GOMA with the Queensland premiere of Celeste, a compelling love story by Brisbane-born film director Ben Hackworth set in the tropical splendour of Far North Queensland. View the full program online…

Australian Cinémathèque, QAGOMA

Be part of the Brisbane International Film Festival (BIFF) 2018

QAGOMA will present the 2018 Brisbane International Film Festival (BIFF) over the next three years from 2018 to 2020. BIFF in 2018 will screen at the Australian Cinémathèque, GOMA and venues across Brisbane from 11 to 21 October. The Australian Cinémathèque is the only cinema facility of its kind in an Australian art museum. View the…