Fishing Film Festival about to fly

RISE – Fly Fishing Film Festival 2009 is set to hit Australian theatres, kicking off next week in Sydney.  Gin-Clear Media will also be taking the event around the country throughout June and July as part of a worldwide 2009 tour which will see the festival visit nine countries. This cross country event is saturated with exotic destinations, incredible cinematography, epic adventure and big fish.

According to event coordinator Nick Reygaert this year’s festival features stunning movies from global destinations including Tasmania, India, and northern Europe. Gin-Clear Media’s The Source – Tasmania is the festival’s feature movie. Part of a series, The Source exposes the most unlikely fly fishing destinations from around the world. This year’s film is complemented by a high-energy soundtrack delivered on a state-of-the-art digital sound system and includes well known bands from Australia and New Zealand.

Dates and venues for Rise – Fly Fishing Film Festival 2009 during June are:

Sydney June 2nd Palace Cinema Norton St; Wollongong 3rd June Collegians Footbal Club; Bowral 4th June Empire Theatre; Canberra 8th June National Library; Albury 12th June Nowick Theatre; Melbourne West 15th June Sun Theatre; Melbourne 17th June Reading Cinema Elsterwick; Devenport 19th June Mersey Yacht Club; Launceston 22nd June Village Cinema; Burnie 25th June Metro Cinema; Ballarat 27th June TBC; Geelong 29th June St Mary’s Theatre.  

For more information, other show dates and details, visit
In the meantime click below for preview trailers of The Source – Tasmania and the making of the movie.



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