Setting Sun International Film Festival 2024


The West’s very own international film festival will be back in May from 9-17 May 2024, presenting quality, award winning films from independent film makers around Australia and the world. 

Now in its eleventh year, the Annual Setting Sun International Film Festival screens shorts and features at The Sun Theatre Yarraville, Kindred Studios, the Greek Centre as well as online.

The festival includes a competition element with prizes awarded in the following categories:

  • Best Film 2024 (Open category)
  • Best Film By a Female Director (Open category)
  • Best Feature Film (Victorian)
  • Best Film West
  • Best Documentary
  • Best Emerging filmmaker
  • Best Cultural Diversity
  • Best Student -Secondary Student or Primary School
  • Best Acting Performance
  • Best Animation
  • Best Film People’s Choice
  • Best Indigenous Achievement
  • Best Film International 

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Setting Sun Film Festival 2024 is proudly supported by Maribyrnong City Council's Signature Festivals and Activations Grants Program.


  • Thursday, 09 May 2024 | 07:00 PM - Friday, 17 May 2024 | 11:59 PM


The Sun Theatre, Kindred Studios and online, Yarraville