The Sydney Film Festival Official Program has been released and tickets are now on sale. Many sessions will sell out, so here are a few picks to get your started – Being Venice features Sydney as a brightly textured backgrop to a father-daughter tale. Filmmakers will be interested in the documentary Side by Side produced by Keanu Reeves about the huge transition that cinema is currently going through. Pencil Sunday 17th June in to your festival diary for the panel discussion featuring the diverse group of Dendy Awards finalists sharing their experiences and discussing current trends at the vanguard of Australia’s short-film industry, presented by Metro Screen. Watch the trailer for Tabu it’s absolutely stunning and last but not least how can you go past Mabo,Moonrise Kingdom and the fun times planned for the festival Hub. Sydney Film Festival runs 6 – 17 June.