The northern NSW coastal town 'goes Hollywood’ from March 2-11.
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SBS Film

12 Mar 2012 - 4:42 PM  UPDATED 12 Mar 2012 - 4:42 PM

Byron Bay International Film Festival
The 6th annual Byron Bay International Film Festival is a 10-day event which will present 191 films from 39 countries at 5 venues. The line-up includes 16 world premieres and 107 Australian premieres... Read more

REVIEWS

Beauty Day
(Canada)
Dir: Jay Cheel
A look at the life of former Canadian cable television star Ralph Zavadil, aka Cap'n Video. (pictured)

Bombay Beach
(USA)
Dir: Alma Har'el
A documentary on the rise and fall of California's Salton Sea community.

The Boy Mir: Ten Years in Afghanistan
(UK / Austria / Finland / Sweden / France / Japan)
Dir: Phil Grabsky
This sequel continues the journey of a young boy's evolution into adulthood.

Crazy Wisdom
(USA)
Dir: Johanna Demetrakas
Examines the legacy and lifestyle of Buddhist teacher Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche.

Irvine Welsh's Ecstasy
(Canada)
Dir: Rob Heydon
A dark love story about a new couple with a passion for a hard partying.

Malaki: Scent of an Angel
(Lebanon)
Dir: Kahlil Dreifus Zaarour
The fate of people abducted during the Lebanese war via testimonies from family members.

Sal
(Chile / Argentina)
Dir: Diego Rougier
A film director travels to Northern Chile in search of a story for his screenplay.