A WEEK CELEBRATING CREATIVITY

FOR FILM MAKERS AND LOVERS

TropTalks Presented By

TropTalks is our ideas and education program, jointly presented with Western Sydney University, giving filmmakers and those with an interest in screen an opportunity to discuss and debate key topics that impact the industry. Panels will feature Tropfest’s best known talent, alumni and friends to capture a broad audience and encourage debate with perspective.

Each TropTalk offers discounted tickets for students from Western Sydney University and all other tertiary institutions.

2018 TropTalks:

  • New Technologies in Filmmaking - Tuesday Feb 13 (From 6:30pm) – Western Sydney University, Parramatta City Campus
  • Genre busters - Wednesday Feb 14 (From 6:30pm) - Western Sydney University, Parramatta City Campus
  • Indigenous Storytelling - Thursday Feb 15 (From 12:30pm) – Western Sydney University, Sydney City Campus
  • Bringing Stories To Life - Friday Feb 16 (From 6:30pm) – Adaptation – Western Sydney University, Parramatta City Campus
Event Details 13-16 February Various WESTERN SYDNEY UNIVERSITY PARRAMATTA CITY AND SYDNEY CITY CAMPUSEs

Craft Awards

Tropfest's event to celebrate all aspects of the craft of filmmaking!

The industry will come together to celebrate and acknowledge the best craft and skill in the Finalist films. With thanks to our affiliate partners, the Australian Cinematographers Society, Australian Guild of Screen Composers, Australian Screen Sound Guild, the Visual Effects Society and the Australian Production Designer's Guild, the Tropfest 26 Craft Awards recognises excellence in the fields of screenwriting, cinematography, editing, sound, screen music composition, VFX, production design and costume.

Event Details Friday 16 February TBA Western Sydney University, Parramatta City Campus

Trop Jr

Modelled on Tropfest, Trop Jr is our signature event showcasing the work of our 16 finalist films, made by incredibly talented filmmakers aged 15 years and under.

Event Details Saturday 17 February 12pm TBA

Tropfest 2018: Event Day

Join us for a FREE night under the stars as we premier our 16 incredible finalist films at the iconic and beautiful Parramatta Park. The atmosphere is electric and the film screening is well attended by Australian and International film celebrities and thousands of Sydneysiders and visitors to our city.

Come and experience an amazing night of fun, film and food in Parramatta!

Event Details Saturday 17 February Films start screening at dusk PARRAMATTA PARK
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