Past Festivals

The 2019 MIFF was our 68th festival.

While we're always looking to the future, here you can acquaint yourself with the history of MIFF – from our beginnings in Olinda in 1952 to our most recent award winners.

Festival Archive 1952–2019

The MIFF archive – an ongoing work in progress – contains 68 past editions of the festival (1952–2019) for you to browse or search through, filtering by: Festival Year, Film Title, Director and Country.

Film Awards

MIFF runs the Audience Awards for narrative and documentary features; and the MIFF Shorts Awards, one of the most highly regarded short-film competitions in the Southern Hemisphere.

MIFF 2019 Photo Galleries

View all the photo galleries from MIFF 2019, including the red-carpet gala events, world premieres, VR, MIFF Talks sessions, famous faces and more.

Podcasts & Videos

Relive previous festival panel discussions, Q&As and Masterclasses through our podcasts and videos, which can be found on the MIFF Blog.

MIFF Premiere Fund

The MIFF Premiere Fund, which offers minority co-financing to new Australian quality theatrical feature films that then premiere at MIFF, has invested in more than 60 projects.

MIFF on iTunes

Missed a film a MIFF in the past few years? If it's on iTunes, you'll find it in our MIFF iTunes Super Room, with selected highlights from MIFF 2013–MIFF2016 festivals now available in the one place!