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Woodland 2013 Wrap-up

Woodland 2013 Wrap-up

And what a hootenanny it was! With film makers and good timers coming out of the woodworks near and far to celebrate this collision of creativity and and class set against the wintery backdrop of our beloved Tumbarumba. 2- 4 August this year saw Nest and our neighbouring RSL Hall transform to a sparkling Woodland...
Woodland 2013 - It's on!

Woodland 2013 – It’s on!

Following a stellar debut year, Woodland is shining its boots for 2013, with all the details coming soon! We’re looking at an earlier, more wintery date of 2nd – 4th of August for this year’s festival, so start knitting those woolies now (yes, the venue is heated).
Woodland Film Festival Encore Screening!

Woodland Film Festival Encore Screening!

Featuring the Directors selection of films from this years entries, the Woodland team invite all those who missed out the first time (and those who just darn-well want to see them again), to join us at Nest for a Pizza and Short Film fiesta! The selection of short films will include category winners, Oscar and Palme...
THE RESULTS

THE RESULTS

  It’s done! The first ever Woodland Film Festival came and went and was successful in all senses of the word. We’ll do a proper wrap up once our brains start working again, but in the meantime, here are the results:   BEST LOCAL FILM Video Lives Tumbarumba – Peter Marshall   BEST ANIMATED FILM...
General Admission Tickets Now Available

General Admission Tickets Now Available

Following the announcement of the footy grand final in Tumbarumba, we’ve decided to release a number of general admission tickets for those who like to live on a whim. These tickets will include: Screening of all the finalist films Live music from The Shubies Movie treats Price: $40 Dress: Creative black tie (a chance to bring...
Tumba's got it going on

Tumba’s got it going on

It’s all happening in Tumbarumba this coming weekend. It may be a small town, but by gosh, we’ve squeezed a lot in. If you get into town on Friday, feel free to head to Nest for some of the best pizza you’ll ever have and to get your bearings for the weekend. On Saturday we’ll be...
THE WILDCARD WINNER

THE WILDCARD WINNER

And then there were 14. Voting wrapped up for our wildcard competition last night, with Micael Ortiz’s film ‘M$NEY’ winning the coveted 14th finalist spot. Congratulations Micael, and thank you to everyone who took the time to vote. See you all at the gala!
Last week to buy tickets to the 2013 Gala Event

Last week to buy tickets to the 2013 Gala Event

Oh it’s getting close. Woodland Film Festival 2013 will kick off in just over two weeks. So that means that you’ve got until FRIDAY 26 JULY to buy your tickets to the VIP grand finale super amazing finale. $85 will get you entry to the gala which will feature all the shortlisted films, a fabulous...
Market market market

Market market market

  Have you heard about Woodland’s rocking markets? No? Well…the words getting out and it’s growing. Currently, it will be featuring loads of regional products, produce and attractions, bringing our charming country locale all together in one convenient location, just for you! Vendors include:   Cor’s Laurel Hill Jams, Pancakes & Sauces Tumbarumba Photography Club...
Weekend Screen-acting workshop

Weekend Screen-acting workshop

As a part of our wonder Woodland weekend, we’re running a screen-acting workshop; a chance for all of you would-be actors to get some tips from a professional about how to shine on the screen, be it silver, television or even computer. Run by seasoned actor John Samaha, participants will be treated to three hours of a hands-on workshop, which...
Woodland; a weekend full of wintery goodness

Woodland; a weekend full of wintery goodness

  Saturday 1 September The Grand Finale Gala   A swanky affair with live music, fancy frocks & delectable delicacies, featuring:   Screening of all the finalist films Live music from The Shubies A say in the ‘People’s Choice’ award   Other weekend delights include:   Markets Featuring local Vendors & Film Memorabilia Choose your own...
THE Shortlist

THE Shortlist

  We’ve had the best week here at Woodland finalising our shortlist. We’ve said it before, but we’ve been overwhelmed at the variety (and volume!) of entries that we received and we had to make some pretty hard calls. We’ve also learnt a few lessons about running a film festival, and are sure that next time,...