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The Other Film Festival

  • State Library of Victoria 328 Swanston Street Melbourne, VIC, 3000 Australia (map)

Australia’s leading disability film festival will be presented at the State Library Victoria from 28 – 30 September 2016. 

The Other Film Festival is the big party where everyone scores an invite! The festival programs provocative international and Australian cinema about the lived experience of disability and the Deaf community.

Come and be energised by powerful films, thoughtful and challenging presentations about diversity in screen culture, authentic casting and discussions about the importance of feminism for filmmakers in a Deaf and disability context. There will be engaging shorts from emerging Australian filmmakers with disability, and much more to leave you with a fresh perspective of disability.

TOFF 2016 will run from Wednesday 28 September – Friday 30 September at State Library Victoria, Experimedia.

For more information please email Mija Gwyn (TOFF Director) at

The Other Film Festival is supported by the Australian Government.
Public Partners City of Melbourne, Film Victoria and Screen Australia
Festival Partners Melbourne Fringe Festival and State Library Victoria
Festival Supporters US Embassy, Ericsson Australia, Vicdeaf, Word of Mouth Technology & Turquoise iAuslan
Arts Access Victoria gratefully acknowledges the financial support of Creative Victoria, Australia Council for the Arts, Department of Human Services

Earlier Event: September 24
FRINGE: Femme Art Punk
Later Event: September 29
FRINGE: Becoming Persephone