Submissions now accepted until 6pm Monday 6 April 2020. If you have previously submitted an entry you can resubmit using the same title.


Have you uncovered some Hidden Gems in the streets, people, homes or businesses of the City of Charles Sturt? Make a short video about your discoveries and enter the Westside Film Festival 2020 for a chance to win great prizes.

Get planning, filming and editing now!
Submissions close 6pm 30 March 6pm Monday 6 April 2020.
The first 5 residents to submit a valid entry receive a $250 equipment voucher for Pro AV Solutions.


The Gala Awards Night is still planned for Friday 8 May to showcase your films and celebrate the winners. As we are practicing social distancing and good hygiene to ensure our community is safe we are investigating ways of sharing this night online with you.

We will let you know soon how we will do this, in the meantime if you need anything please contact us.

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These generous local businesses were supporting our Gala Awards Night. We want to thank them sincerely for their sponsorship and hope our community will continue to support them.

Big Shed Brewing Co

Never Never Distilling Co

Never Never Distilling Co



Watch the WINNING Entries

The votes are in the prizes have been awarded. Celebrate our winners and check out all of the films from the 2018 Westside Film Festival.

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