Tickets onsale Saturday 15th July 9am

After a rapturous first year for the festival, Screenwave’s Vive la France French Film Festival returns with an expanded program of 15 fabulous films across 5 days from August 23 – 27 at the Jetty Memorial Theatre. This year’s program offers a diverse mixed bag of French delights; from intricate dramas, family films, a 50th anniversary classic, laugh out loud comedies, and for the adventurous cinema goer- boundary breaking cinema with a taste of the extreme.

Plus, our popular Opening Night Gala event, wine tasting, French food, follies and plenty of frivolity for all to enjoy! Come and join in the fun, and make sure you grab a film pass to get more out of your festival experience.

Full program, tickets and festival passes available at and the Jetty Theatre


Screenwave Presents

Screenwave’s 2017 Vive la France! French Film Festival


Wednesday 23- Sunday 27 August

Ticket Prices:

Regular Ticket Prices
$16 | $13 concession |$10 under 25

Family Films

All tickets $10

Festival Passes

Take 5 Film Pass $55
Take 10 Film Pass $90
(Passes are eligible for up to 2 tickets per session. Excludes Opening Night)

Opening Night:

$30 | $27 Concession

(Opening Night includes champagne on arrival + canapes by Screenwave special guest and local purveyor of French cuisine, Chef Loic)

SWIFF Film Club membership benefits redeemable on all sessions, including Opening Night, Family Films and Festival Passes.

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