The Screenwave International Film Festival returns in 2021.

Now in its sixth year, SWIFF has grown to be a flagship Mid North Coast cultural event which attracts visitors across Australia and around the world.

Running for 16-days from April 14 – 29, SWIFF will host over 120 sessions, spanning the spectrum between entertaining and challenging feature films, making the festival accessible from casual movie lovers to die-hard cinephiles – and cementing its niche as a movie-watcher’s festival.

SWIFF be announcing new festival patrons, new events, and new ways to experience the festival in 2021.

Also confirmed is the return of the SWIFF Live hybrid performance-screening program, plus a new food lovers 4-course wine degustation dinner, with tickets to these special events now on sale. SWIFF also celebrates new storytellers with the annual Nextwave Youth Film Awards, plus a reimagined workshop and industry program for filmmakers and audiences alike.

Film Passes can be purchased now and redeemed for films once the full program is announced at the Preview Gala on March 5. Visit for film passes, special events and more info.

Screenwave Presents

Screenwave International Film Festival 2021


Wed 14- Wed 28 April


Various times

Ticket Prices:


Full price $20.50

Concession/Local 245* $17.00

Under 25 $8.00


6 Film Pass – $95

12 Film Pass -$165

24 Film Pass – $260


For all Special Events ticket pricing, including Opening Night and Closing Night, please visit for prices and conditions.

Please note that Film Passes are not valid for Special Events.

Please purchase Film Passes ahead of time. Passes will not be available to purchase before film screenings. Passes can be shared with a friend by redeeming up to two admissions from your pass per session.

Passes exclude special events, including Opening Night, Closing Night, SWIFF Live, Dining Events, and SWIFF Workshops.

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