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Students in Queensland are in for a treat – Brisbane International Film Festival is on it’s way!

CineSparks – the festival for young people, with the aim of getting more Australian school students interested in learning another language – will run from 15-20th October.

The program includes films in 8 different languages – Russian, Hebrew, Arabic, Hindi, Afghan Persian, German, French, and Swedish – as well as English.

The line up includes Simple Simon, which was Sweden’s entry for this year’s Academy Awards; The Mirror Never Lies, which will of particular interest to students studying the Indonesian language, and Skateistan:  Four Wheels and a Board in Kabul, which is in English and Persian and is a documentary with Australian links –  it follows Australian aid workers who set up Afghanistan’s first skate school.

Watch the trailer for The Mirror Never Lies below.

Tickets are $5 and are available here.