Welcome to the Australian Film Critics Association (AFCA), a professional association dedicated to championing the voices of film critics, reviewers, and journalists deeply engaged in the dynamic world of cinema. With a commitment to fostering insightful discussions, critical analysis, and informed commentary, AFCA serves as a trusted platform for the exploration of both Australian and global film landscapes.
AFCA aim to promote excellence and expertise in film criticism. We support Australian, mainstream, and independent cinema. The association seeks to foster an appreciation of significant or challenging films. AFCA encourage both a formal and informal dialogue between filmmakers, fellow critics and reviewers, distributors, exhibitors, film goers, and other members of the film industry.
AFCA is an affiliated national section member of FIPRESCI, the international association of film critics and journalists. Join us in our journey to celebrate the transformative power of cinema and to uphold the enduring legacy of film criticism as a vital cornerstone of cultural discourse.