The Joy House Film Festival is a yearly short film festival with the main theme of JOY and sub-theme of diversity. It's the only film festival in Australia that is supported by Actors Equity Australia's Diversity Committee and WITS (Women in Theatre & Screen - our social Media Sponsor).
It's screened in Sydney (at Hoyts cinemas cnr Albert & Victor St, Chatswood) and is open to submissions all year round.
Event: Sunday 9th Sept
Time: 4.30pm - 6pm
Awards & Prizes
$1000 worth of prizes. Prizes include- cash, movie tickets, vouchers, watch, show bags, DVD packs, electrical/tech items etc.
Prizes for Best short film, Best diversity short film & Best Youth short film & W.I.T.S. (Women in Theatre & Screen) award.
Supported by Actor's Equity Australia's Diversity Committee.
Rules & Terms
Light entertainment short films. Short films must be made within 5 years and they must have a scene of JOY (happiness) in the short film. Open to drama, comedy, animation, stop animation, music video, action etc.
Christmas Early Bird Special $15 &
Early bird submission fee $20,
Late fee $30 in Aug 2018.
Children $5 regular. Late submissions for children $10
Tip- we've found that our audiences love short films that are to the point! Films that are joyful and to the point often win Hoyts People's Choice Award.