2016 Festival

SDSW 2016 was held at Angaston Town Hall, in the beautiful Barossa Valley, South Australia on  Friday 21 October 2016.

For its second disability festival, SDSW had over 46 films submitted from around the world and across Australia.

The 2016 Festival Program was as follows:


Session 1
10.55am – 12.15pm

Films That Make Us Think – Part 1

I Am Runner
Sara’s Film
Music and Me
Now I play soccer
Aptitude with Attitude

Animation – Part 1

Football Frenzy
The Chosen One
Kakilima – Part 1
Pinning Down on Luck

Films About Relationships

I Really Want To Get To Know You
A World For All
Sam’s Daydream

Session 2
1.15pm – 2.30pm

Films That Make Us Dance & Sing – Part 1

Hard Core on Tour
Love & Peace
Coco Butter
Lorcan’s Rap
Creatures of the Revolution

Films That Make Us Smile – Part 1

Pasquali’s Processes
The Flag
Double Trouble in Thorndon Park

A Spooky Film

A Walk In The Woods

Films That Make Us Think – Part 2

The Escape Artists
The Dance
Supermarket Stories
The Big Adventure
Worst Holiday Ever
Drumming is like Thunder
Halo Ring
Walking on the Beach

Session 3
3.00pm – 5.00pm

In Conversation

Members of the SDSW Committee host a forum discussing the importance of learning disability led film projects on the growing, global  filmmaking culture.

SDSW Film Workshop Showcase

The Bearded Dog- Renmark
Personal Profiles- Mt Gambier
Brother of Wolves- Port Augusta

 Animation – Part 2

Road Trip
This is Blocky
Kakilima Part 2

Films That Make Us Dance & Sing – Part 2

Enter the Dean
OMG Cola

Films That Make Us Smile – Part 2

Murder in the Barossa
Mahalo Dino
The Dandy Lion
Fool’s Gold

International Showcase

A Crack in Everything- AbleVision Ireland
Out of the Hat – 2015 Oska Bright Film Festival, United Kingdom

Sit Down Shutup and Watch Red Carpet 2016 Awards Presentation
7.00pm for a 7.30pm start – 9.30pm