This year, the Korean Film Festival in Australia (KOFFIA) is back on the agenda and is even expanding its reach to Melbourne thanks to the Korean Cultural Office (KCO). We will celebrate the *Australia-Korea Year of Friendship 2011* with the best in Korean cinema and are after the best short films from *Korean Australian’s* to complement this. KOFFIA will take place at Dendy Opera Quays Cinema in Sydney from August 24 to 29, before heading down to The Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI), Federation Square, Melbourne from September 10 to 13, 2011. We hope to offer students to see their own little masterpiece on the big screen!

1. To participate in the competition for the screening and prizes of Young Korean Filmmakers In Australia (YKFA), supported by Metro Screen<>, an applicant must complete and submit an application form by July 31st, 2011. Any short film that has a *key production staff with a Korean background *may enter. Details and application form can be found here<>