Oscar nominees & Aussie larrikins in Newcastle for Flickerfest 2019

Comedian & actor Paul McDermott will be in Newcastle on Saturday 16 February for the 2019 Flickerfest. The Aussie larrikin will be showcasing a lineup of short films including the Oscar nominated, Animal Behaviour.

No stranger to Newcastle, Flickerfest moves to a new home this year at Event Cinemas Kotara. The Best of Australian Shorts programme kicks off on the Saturday at 6.00 pm followed by an intermission with drinks included in ticket price, then at 8.45pm Short Laughs Comedy programme.


The Flickerfest programmes present a selection of entertaining, inspiring and award-winning films hand-picked from the festival’s 2,700 entries, giving local Flickerfest audiences the first look at the hottest shorts in the world today.

Desert Dash

Desert Dash trailer from Flickerfest on Vimeo.

SEE IT: at 6.00 pm as part of the Best of Australian Shorts programme

Animal Behaviour

Desert Dash trailer from Flickerfest on Vimeo.

SEE IT: At 8.45pm as part of the Short Laughs Comedy programme

Flickerfest 2019

Best of Australian Shorts, Short Laughs Comedy
Saturday 16th February 6.00 pm & Saturday 16th February at 8.45 pm

Event Cinemas Kotara, Westfield Kotara, 46/89 Park Ave & Cnr Northcott Dr, Kotara NSW

Best of Australian Shorts $20/$18 (includes catered after party), Short Laughs Comedy $20/18



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