Looking for the next Coppola

IF YOU fancy yourself as the next Francis Ford Coppola, it's not too early to get your camera out and start shooting.

The Byron Bay Film Festival is inviting local, national and international filmmakers to submit their creations with prizes awarded for inspiring new talent. Films of all lengths and genres are accepted.

Entries close November 27. Go to the film festival's website for more information.



VIDEO: Scuba diver saves 2m shark from 'terrible death'

VIDEO: Scuba diver saves 2m shark from 'terrible death'

"I fought my fear... the shark was moving violently”

Woman plucked from crumbling cliff by volunteers

Woman plucked from crumbling cliff by volunteers

"She was scared that if she moved she’d fall down the cliff face"

25 extra firefighters coming to help battle bushfire

25 extra firefighters coming to help battle bushfire

Bushfire near Casino listed as "out of control"

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