Sunday Shorts: The Noose

Article written by Phillip Middleton Although I haven’t personally lost anyone close to me to suicide, people I know have collectively lost a mind-boggling number of friends and family. Pondering the apparent insanity of this led to the creation of The Noose, which is an attempt to make sense of that critical moment when someone…

Sunday Shorts: A Night at Marty King’s

Written and Directed by Adrian Masiello Produced by Lucy M Scott Starring Shaun Phillip Cantwell, Sontaan Hopson, Rory Pie, Leon Kowalski and Raif Colbert-Smith, Sam Chambers, Andrew Kirby Marty King is a Sydney bar owner struggling to operate under the lockout laws while being strong-armed by the mob, but luckily he’s got a secret cocktail…

Sunday Shorts: Council

Council Written and Directed by Hayden Fortescue Produced by James Pentecost, Gabrielle Cole and Hayden Fortescue Starring Liam Graham, Nicola Bartlett, Adam T. Perkins, Simon Arblaster, Mario Rouse and Daniel James A short film set at an indeterminate point in the future where overpopulation is a serious danger and must be managed by a panel…

Sunday Shorts: In My Mind

Shot entirely on an iPhone 6, In My Mind follows a woman who is plagued by her overactive imagination. Written by Melissa Brattoni (Director) In My Mind premiered at this years SmartFone Flick Fest as a Top Ten Finalist and is my second smartphone short filmed in Sydney, written and directed by myself in collaboration with…

Sunday Shorts: Juncture

Juncture Written and Directed by Luke Creely Produced by Jack Coco Starring Kieran Cochrane, Rowan Howard, Suzie Whyte, Emily Joy, Paul Herbert and Cris Cochrane In the wake of a significant traumatic event, an emotional rift develops between a father and son as both struggle to come to terms with their grief. At night, the boy is haunted by a mysterious entity…

Sunday Shorts: Shiver

In the darkness of the night, Riley returns to the broke down and desolate part of the city he once inhabited. Riley, a young drifter, searches for a new future among the violent and unforgiving ruins of the past. Written and Directed by Damian Overton Produced by Damian Overton and Manon Lewis Starring Ryan Light,…

Sunday Shorts: A Girl’s Best Friend

Bec Caldwell (Writer/Producer) “This script completely came about by accident. I was writing a little two hander scene between a cop and a ‘rough’ chick, intending to use it as a showreel scene or audition piece. After I had written that, I researched my character so much that I accidentally wrote an entire plot around it.…