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BIFF 2020 – An Unmissable Season of Cinema

Exciting news – BIFF 2020 will open on Thursday 1 October at GOMA with the Australian premiere of High Ground, a moving film inspired by Australia’s untold history, set in the extraordinary Northern Territory.

Starring Simon Baker, Jacob Junior Nayinggul, Jack Thompson, Aaron Pedersen, Witiyana Marika, Caren Pistorius, Esmerelda Marimowa and Sean Mununggurr, High Ground is the second feature film from Stephen Maxwell Johnson, director of Yolngu Boy 2001.

Image: Production still from High Ground / Director: Stephen Maxwell Johnson / Image courtesy of Madman Entertainment.

With over 70 films from 28 countries, we can’t wait to welcome audiences back for BIFF 2020. Experience 11 exhilarating days of unmissable cinema! We’ll be taking extra steps to prioritise the health and wellbeing of our visitors and staff. In addition, when booking, individuals/groups will be distanced in accordance with Queensland Health guidelines.