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Resistance Red Carpet Event

The Other Film Festival launches its new program of films

The Other Film Festival

Join us on the red carpet to celebrate The Other Film Festival 2023!

There will be Screenings, talks and so much more. Please join us at ACMI in person or online.

The Other Film Festival (TOFF) is a ground-breaking disability-led program that places Deaf and Disabled people at the centre of the Australian screen industry. Founded in 2004, TOFF is Australia’s first international disability film festival and a leader in the global disability screen advocacy movement.

We will be awarding the 2023 Lesley Hall Arts and Disability Scholarship.

Food and drinks provided.

When: Wednesday 6 December, 2.30 – 5.30 pm

Where: Swinburne Studio, ACMI, Flinders St, Melbourne and online

Access: Wheelchair accessible, audio loop, audio described, auslan, captioning, quiet room, assistance animals welcome, support staff available,

Dress Code: Dress up or dress down. (Please wear what’s comfortable for you!)

Cost: Free

Booking: Via Humanatix

The 2023 Season 

We are streaming The Other Film Festival 2023 season on ACMI’s Cinema 3 across Australia. From 23 November to 7 December for Free.

You will be able to watch almost all films for an extended period after 7 December. For a small ticket fee and an extra payment going to the filmmakers.

All films will be captioned and audio described.


  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access
  • Accessible Toilet Accessible Toilet
  • Auslan Auslan
  • Audio Description Audio Description
  • Relaxed Event (Adapted to be accessible for autistic and other audiences) Relaxed Event (Adapted to be accessible for autistic and other audiences)
  • Quiet Space Quiet Space
  • Access Support Workers (Yes) Access Support Workers (Yes)
  • Registered Assistance & Companion Animals welcome Registered Assistance & Companion Animals welcome