Cockatoo Island Film Festival 2012

This year the Cockatoo Island Film Festival will run from the 24th-28th October 2012…

From October 24-28, Cockatoo Island, in the centre of Sydney harbour, will transforms into a state of the art cinema complex and cultural precinct for the Cockatoo Island Film Festival.

Australian and International filmmakers and celebrities will share their work with each other and an audience of over 40,000 on Cockatoo Island.

Other events during the Cockatoo Island Film Festival include:

  • nightly red carpet galas
  • glamourous parties
  • live music and
  • the inaugral Cockatoo Island Classic yacht race.

Featuring the largest competitive film program in Australia, Cockatoo Island Film Festival is a showcase for foreign and local film productions. More information…

Cockatoo Island will be open during the Cockatoo Island Film Festival from October 24-28. You can travel to the Island by special Festival Ferry or have your own Water Taxi arranged for you. The main Film Festival Ferry service will sail from Darling Harbour King Street Wharf just a short stroll from the Pier One Sydney Harbour, your ideal choice for Sydney accommodation.