Submissions are now open for our Melbourne Festival

Seen & Heard Film Festival is dedicated to celebrating the diverse and immense works from women working in an industry that under-represents their art. We are currently taking film submissions from any female-identifying filmmaker (including directors, producers, editors, cinematographers, screenwriters, and production designers) wishing to apply. Shorts or features, animation, genre, documentary, comedy, experimental, horror, musicals, sci-fi, drama, […]


This Thursday: your last chance

This Thursday, Seen & Heard Film Festival comes to a close not just for another year, but we’ll be on hiatus in Sydney in 2015. Do not miss your opportunity to be a part of our last night! Buy your tickets online or at the door. Feminist: Stories from Women’s Liberation Jennifer Lee, USA Winner Los Angeles Women’s International […]

Zahra Stardust

This Thursday: Madam with a Movie Camera

Tomorrow night we’ll be interviewing pornography performer, academic and filmmaker Zahra Stardust. Zahra Stardust, BA (Honours), LLB, MA (Gender and Cultural Studies) is a queer feminist porn star, Penthouse Pet, award-winning stripper and pole dance instructor. Her films have screened at the Berlin Porn Film Festival (honourable mention), Perv Queerotic Film Festival in Sydney (audience […]

Queen of the Desert by Alex Kelly

Opening this Thursday

Showcasing films that are written, produced and/or directed by women from Australia and across the globe, Seen & Heard has embedded itself in the inner west scene as an exciting, progressive and eye-opening experience. Screening this Opening Night, 6 March at The Red Rattler Theatre: QUEEN OF THE DESERT by Alex Kelly Not only has […]