A creature has to fight his way out of a dark world.
Dir: Fernando Silva Del La Cruz | Australia | 2016 | 3mins | Australian Premiere
Clinging to a smooth, curved surface high above a sentient abyss, a girl tries to cover the few feet back to safety without losing purchase and falling to her death.
Dir: Tim Egan | Australia | 2016 | 10mins | Sydney Premiere
Frida, a barren artist, experiences the joys and fears of pregnancy through her surrealistic paintings. Inspired by the story of Frida Kahlo and the female surrealists of the early 20th Century.
Dir: Bonnie Forsyth | Australia | 2016 | 4mins | Sydney Premiere
Kim and Kanye rediscover love for each other through a series of ritualistic actions.
Dir: Emma Varker | Australia | 2016 | 4mins | Australian Premiere
HAPPY WITH BEAR
A Singaporean exchange student struggles with her inner turmoil by vicariously living through her online persona.
Dir: Yianni Warnock | Australia | 2015 | 6mins | Sydney Premiere
All humans believe that we are the dominant species because of our intelligence, but what do we know of dominance. Nothing compared to that of a predatory animal, nothing compared to that of the power of the Alpha. Nothing compared to the pure adrenaline and instinct of the prey.
Dir: Sebastian UlriksEN | Australia | 2016 | 5mins | World Premiere
Do you remember the first time you came? The feeling of letting yourself completely go? Being free of culture, your past and insecurity. What stopped you all those other times before? Do you wish someone told you, taught you how to let go?
Dir: Vittoria Dentice | Australia | 2016 | 6mins | Australian Premiere
A homeless guy accidentally leaves his bag on a train. The other passengers then realise that there is a human baby inside the bag. The baby cries and the passengers don’t like it — and neither does the lady who makes the announcements.
Dir: Aggelos Papantoniou | Australia | 2015 | 4mins | Sydney Premiere
OUT OF THE MOLD
The crumbling of a couple's relationship manifests in mold growing in their bathroom.
Dir: Michael Moon | Australia | 2015 | 12mins | Australian Premiere
At a lonely highway petrol station, David Walder struggles with his perception of reality, caught in a time-loop he cannot escape. Confronted by his past, he is faced with a grim revelation.
Dir: Daniel Swinton | Australia | 2016 | 7mins | World Premiere
An experimental documentary exploring the desire to self-destruct. A young woman recounts the resounding effects of a relationship breakdown, and how she developed a compulsive skin-picking habit.
Dir: Camilla Turnbull | Australia | 2015 | 6mins | World Premiere
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