Melbourne has been hosting the famous Queer Film Festival since 1991; making it one of the oldest queer film festivals in the world and the largest in the southern hemisphere.
This film event is the second-largest film festival in Australia, drawing visitors from all over Australia and countries from all across the world.
Melbourne Queer Film Festival, MQFF 2022 Dates & Ticket Prices
The MQFF Together Opening Night this year is was held at the Village Coburg Drive-In, with the Movie “Dating Amber”. Likewise, the MQFF Together Closing Night film was also held at the Village Coburg Drive-In on March 20, with the movie “Breaking Fast”.
In 2019, the festival launched an exciting initiative; a pitch competition called Pitch, Pleez! This prize offered Australian LGBTIQ+ filmmakers the opportunity to create original content by assisting the production of a short fiction, documentary or web series pilot. The winning pitch addressed MQFF’s central values of celebrating and showcasing proudly different queer stories in an Australian context.
Do you love queer film? If one film is never enough, why not get a pass. Passes offer great value giving you significant discounts on the single ticket price. Show your love for MQFF and get your hands on a Pass today! Booking fees apply to the purchase of Passes, but there are no fees when booking sessions onto your Pass.
Over the past years, it is estimated that hundreds of thousands of people have attended the festival. The Melbourne Queer Film Festival’s main highlights including movie premieres, debuts, promotional events and regional movie screenings.