Blue Shorts Film Festival (Exempt)

Blue Shorts Film Festival movie poster

Blue Shorts is currently the only short film festival in the Blue Mountains that is open to the whole community and 2018 will mark its third year. Blue Shorts is organised on a voluntary basis by local people who are passionate about film and the local community.

Applications will only be taken from people whose film is either MADE on location between Lapstone and Lithgow or if the film maker/s RESIDE between the same areas.

Film entry lengths are restricted by category as follows

General: 7 mins or less
Youth (13-18): 7 mins or less
Youth (under 13): 2 mins or less
Entries are being accepted online at filmfreeway.com/festival/BlueShorts

The closing date and time is 5:00pm on March 31,  2018.
Finalists’ films will be shown at Mount Vic Flicks on Saturday 19 May, 2018.



Starts from Saturday, 19 May 2018. Session times to be announced.

Ticket Prices

  • 2D screenings:
    Adults $12 • Seniors $11 • Children (aged 3 to 12) $10 • Two movies same day/person $20 - includes tea or coffee (3D films excluded)
  • 3D screenings:
    All tickets $13 or $45 for family of four (max two adults, children aged 3 to 12)
  • NT Live:
    Adults $25 • Seniors $23 • Full-time students/children $15 • Student groups (10+) $12 each
  • MET Opera:
    Adults $28 • Seniors $23

Most cards accepted.

Reservations: reservations@mountvicflicks.com.au • Phone: 02 47871577