Travelling Film Festival Mackay

The Travelling Film Festival has been bringing the best on screen to regional Australia since David Stratton founded it in 1974, and has proudly been touring to Bundaberg since 2000.

Showcasing a curated program of award-winning titles from around the world, fresh from their screenings at the Sydney Film Festival in June, we hope the festival will continue to delight and entertain Bundaberg audiences!


Mackay City Cinemas
30 Gordon Street
Mackay QLD 4740
PH: (07) 4957 3515


See full TFF program below or download the PDF here.

BUY TICKETS NOW - Select a film below or purchase a 7-Film Subscription. Tickets are also available at the box office at Mackay City Cinemas, call (07) 4957 3515.

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The Travelling Film Festival acknowledges the financial assistance of Screen Australia and the Queensland Government through Screen Queensland and is supported by ABC Tropical North.

       Screen Queensland          

Ali's Wedding - Friday 27 October 7pm

Ali’s arranged marriage is looming, but he loves someone else. What’s a Muslim cleric’s son to do? This Australian comedy won the Foxtel Movies Audience Award for Best Feature at Sydney Film Festival.

Mountain - Saturday 28 October 1pm

An epic cinematic and musical collaboration between Sherpa filmmaker Jennifer Peedom and the Australian Chamber Orchestra, that explores humankind's fascination with high places. Narrated by Willem Dafoe.

Sami Blood - Saturday 28 October 3pm

The moving story of a reindeer-herding Sámi girl who severs ties with her family and her culture. An award-winner and hit at the Toronto, Sundance and Venice Film Festivals.

Madame - Saturday 28 October 6pm

Toni Collette, Harvey Keitel, Rossy de Palma and Michael Smiley star in this romantic comedy about an unexpected love affair that starts at dinner and spreads to the Paris streets.

The Teacher - Sunday 29 October 12pm

Zuzana Maurery gives an award-winning performance as an unscrupulous school teacher in this crowd-pleasing dark comedy set in Communist era Czechoslovakia.

On Body and Soul - Sunday 29 October 2pm

Winner of the Sydney Film Prize, On Body and Soul is about the unconventional romance between two co-workers who discover that each night they have exactly the same dreams.

Maudie - Sunday 29 October 5pm

Sally Hawkins and Ethan Hawke shine in this true story of gifted, arthritic Canadian folk painter Maud Lewis and her unlikely romance with the reclusive Everett Lewis.