Travelling Film Festival Tamworth

TFF is returning to Tamworth, 23–25 March 2018. 

The Travelling Film Festival has been bringing the best on screen to regional Australia since David Stratton founded it in 1974.

Showcasing a curated program of award-winning titles from around the world, fresh from their screenings at the Sydney Film Festival in June 2017, we hope the festival will continue to delight and entertain audiences!  


Forum 6 Cinemas 
374 Peel Street
Tamworth NSW 2340
PH: (02) 6766 3707


See full TFF program below or download the program here

Select a film below or purchase a 5-Film Flexipass or a 9-Film Subscription.

Sales close on this website on Thursday 22 March, 5pm. After this date, tickets can be purchased in person at the venue.

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The Travelling Film Festival acknowledges the financial assistance of Screen Australia and the New South Wales Government through Create NSW and is supported by media partner ABC New England North West, and Distinguished Partner Princess Cruises.


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Gurrumul - Friday 23 March 7pm

Paul Williams’ glorious documentary, selected for the Berlin Film Festival, is a portrait of Indigenous artist Geoffrey Gurrumul on the brink of global reverence.

Sami Blood - Saturday 24 March 12pm

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.

A Fantastic Woman - Saturday 24 March 2.30pm

The exquisite tale of a transgender woman mourning her lost lover from red-hot Chilean filmmaker Sebastián Lelio (Gloria, SFF 2013).

Happy End - Saturday 24 March 5pm

Master Austrian director Michael Haneke has won the Cannes Palme d'Or with his last two films, The White Ribbon (2009) and Amour (2012). His latest, Happy End was also in competition at Cannes.

The Death of Stalin - Saturday 24 March 8pm

This uproarious, wickedly irreverent satire from Armando Iannucci is a bitingly funny takedown of bureaucratic dysfunction performed to the hilt by a sparkling ensemble cast.

Faces Places - Sunday 25 March 11am

Iconic filmmaker Agnès Varda, who is now in her 80s, and the renowned photographer and muralist JR team up to capture the spirit of rural France through their art.

Back to Burgundy - Sunday 25 March 1.15pm

The vineyards of Burgundy are the stunning backdrop of this warm family drama about estranged siblings putting resentments aside to save their family estate.

On Body and Soul - Sunday 25 March 4.30pm

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.

The Party - Sunday 25 March 7.30pm

Patricia Clarkson, Cillian Murphy, Timothy Spall and Kristin Scott Thomas star in a tasty British comedy about a fancy dinner party that doesn't go according to plan.