Straddled on the Tropic of Capricorn in the heart of Outback Queensland, Winton and its surrounding locations inspire many a film maker.

Its landscapes have been described as rugged and unforgiving, yet colourful, soulful and breathtaking.

The local community of Winton welcomes film makers with open arms, with many locals being film extras and providing behind the scenes support.

During the festival film students partake in the event as part of the official curriculum for Griffith University Film School (GUFS)and the University of NSW (UNSW).

To learn more, view this heartfelt documentary a joint initiative of the students from GUFS and UNSW.