The “International Film Festival of Australasia – Barossa” (or, as we at home like to call it, “The Barossa Film Festival“) is a five day fun filled “Woodstock” style carnival of film, food and wine celebrating genre, independent and underground film.
Please note that as films in the festival have no official government rating,they are classified as R rates films.
This festival is limited to 18+ and over patrons only.
The event is being held annually during the last week of October.
UPDATE: The dates for the 2012 event will be: Thursday Oct 25 - Saturday Oct 27 (with an after-party “wind down” on Sunday, Oct 28).
Emerging film makers
First and second time feature film makers in particular
“Genre” film makers
Those creating films which draw upon the tradition of genre film making rather than arthouse (e.g. thriller, horror, sci-fi, western, romantic comedy)
Independent and underground film makers
In particular those film makers who have been working outside the system