The 7th Heathcote Film Festival


Another Festival is over and has been acclaimed as a great success.

The 8th Heathcote Film Festival

will be held on 

 Saturday 25th August, 2018


The winner of this year's Peoples' Choice Award is 

"Stutterer" (United Kingdom - 2015)  


Writer/Director: Benjamin Cleary  
Cast: Matthew Needham, Chloe Pirrie & Eric Richard





The Winner of this year's Jasper Hill Jury Prize is 

"Death in Bloom" (Australia– 2015)  


Writer/Director: Dael Oates
Cast: Ewen Leslie & Robyn Nevin


The quality of cinematography in the film was exceptional, the concept original, the special effects appropriately subtle, the performance of the cast was stellar and also the topicality of the storyline was so relevant. 


Well done and congratulations cast and crew from the Jury, 7th Heathcote Film Festival, 2017.