Sunday Shorts: An American Piano

Directed by award-winning filmmaker Paul Leeming and written and produced by Hamish Downie, An American Piano is based on the extraordinary true story of a young Japanese girl who played the piano for Prisoners of War during World War II and how it affected their lives. War is only possible when the enemy is dehumanised.…

Sunday Shorts: Wrong Turn

Cinema Australia Original Content: Written and Directed by Bailey Watts and Peter Danks Produced by Kallan Baita Starring Rupert Raineri, Savannah Lamble and Patch May “We wanted to illustrate the point that you don’t have to piss off to the bigger cities to create projects like this.” Article by Bailey Watts and Peter Danks Wrong Turn…

► Sunday Shorts: After She’s Gone

Written and Directed by Richard Jamze Produced by Payton Harkonen Starring Blake Le Burniy, Kat Tait and Charlotte Stent Before its cancelation, the dangerous ‘Amber Pill’ was created to help users see their loved ones again. If you had the last pills made, would you take them? When their only daughter suddenly dies, a grieving mother…

► Sunday Shorts: The Road To Hell Is Still Undefined

Cinema Australia Original Content: Directed by Gerardo Chierchia Written and Produced by David Black Starring David Black, Sebastian Rideaux, Vixey Teh, Glen Cook, Karen Watson, Melanie Kuhn, Helena Millett and Justin Pearson-Smith A post apocalyptic preacher has a difficult time explaining to a collection of steam punk survivors that technology is the source of all…

Sunday Shorts: Compulsion

Directed by Ryan Davey Written by Paul Nash and Robert Skelhorn Produced by Ryan Davey Starring Josh Kieser and Darrell Plumridge Article written by Ryan Davey Compulsion is an escapist film done with a subtle comedic touch, with moments of raw emotion. A personal take on mental health and depression, showing how people can react to life situations when…

Sunday Shorts: Fight Like a Woman

Written, produced and directed by Taya Calder-Mason Starring: Matthew Clarke, Taya Calder-Mason, Paul Antony Rogers, Brenton Price and Caleb Havebond Fight Like a Woman follows young local boxer, Lanie Ray (Taya Calder-Mason) as she prepares to fight against popular male rival, Ricky Louis (Matthew Clarke). Article by Taya Calder-Mason The concept for Fight Like a…

Sunday Shorts: The Greta Fragments

Directed by Nic Barker Starring Honor Wolff, Isabelle Ford, Alex Cooper and Kaarin Fairfax. The Greta Fragments is a story about finding yourself, then having to do it all over again. Article by Nic Barker I’ve always been interested in the sort of filmmaking that allows for a lot of spontaneity and freedom on the day.…