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Winton’s Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival was officially launched in Brisbane this week where the bush came to the city to spread the word with a dinosaur roar of a world premiere, new Aussie dramas and some cult dinosaur classics!   Much loved actor and festival patron, Mr Roy Billing ...
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      The Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival is calling for new and emerging filmmakers from across Australia to apply for the 2016 Qantas Short Film Competition. The competition is designed to bring Australian outback inspired content to the silver screen and further promote ...
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  Winton, the much loved tiny town in the heart of Outback Queensland is rolling out the red carpet to welcome the greatest dinosaur films of all time as part of the third annual, Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival.   The festival’s 2016 theme, The Dinosaurs Are Coming – ...
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Image by Alan Mathieson   During the festival the population of the outback Queensland town of Winton has swelled to more than double, with the 2015 Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival just announcing it increased attendance by 105% in its second year. Following crippling drought and ...
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Winton, Brisbane and Sydney Short Film Makers scooped the audience awards under the stars of the outback at this year’s Qantas Short Film Competition on closing night of Winton’s 2015 Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival.   Brisbane based film maker and director, Neil McGregor’s ...
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  Due to a recent fire at the Waltzing Matilda Centre, all day time movies will now be screened in the beautiful Winton Shire Town Hall.  All other venues remain the same as per the program, including the evening screening of films under the stars in the Royal Theatre.
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Our thoughts are with the community, staff and volunteers of the Waltzing Matilda Centre in Winton, following a fire at the Centre.  Fortunately there are no human injuries, but a great loss of community collections and history. Please be assured “the show will go on” with ...
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ENTRY DEADLINE:  25/06/2015 APPLICATION DEADLINE:  25/06/2015 SUBMISSION DEADLINE25/06/2015 WHERE:  National STATE:  National COUNTRY:  AUSTRALIA QANTAS SHORT FILM COMPETITION The Qantas Short Film Competition is part of Winton’s Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival.  It is ...
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Festival countdown as Winton prepares to roll out​ ​the​ ​Red ​C​arpet for an Australian Film Premier and​ ​the Qantas Short Film Competition The small town of Winton, in the heart of Queensland’s Outback, may be in the grips of a devastating drought, but this has not weakened ...
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With less than 100 days to go to the 2015 Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival, Winton is beginning to prepare to roll out the red carpet for this year’s Festival from the 26th June to the 4th July, 2015. This year’s festival will showcase contemporary, classic and award winning ...
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