This Sunday night Movie Extra will screen Tropfest, now in its 20th year, live and exclusive.
Adam Spencer and Julia Zemiro return as event and broadcast hosts, presenting the 16 finalist films, live entertainment and the awards ceremony.
Movie Extra hosts Renee Brack and James Tobin will host the Red Carpet Live to Air.
All the finalist films will screen again on Movie Extra with Top of the Trops, each night at 8.15pm (AEDST) from Monday 20 February – Wednesday 29 February. Hosted by Renee Brack it features interviews with all the finalist filmmakers.
The Movie Extra Tropfest broadcast will be open to Subscription TV customers* by special arrangement with Foxtel and Austar for a trial period. Tune in and find out who will take out the major prize and be granted the prestigious winner of Movie Extra Tropfest using this year’s Tropfest Signature Item- Light Bulb.
Feeling social? Movie Extra Tropfest talent, filmmakers, judges and audience members have been invited to share their thoughts on twitter via #Tropfest or #happy20Tropfest. You can also stay in the loop with the aggregated Twitter feed here: www.mnc.tv/tropfest or follow all the action Live via www.twitter.com/mnctv.
* Movie Network Channels available to all current Foxtel Subscribers and Austar Opted-In Subscribers only, for the trail period from February 19 – March 4, 2012.
Tropfest Sunday 19 February Live from 7.30pm to 11.00pm (AEDST)
Top of the Trops, each night at 8.15pm (AEDST) from Monday 20 February – Wednesday 29 February