Shorts

Escaping the heat, humidity and haze outside, two teenagers stay indoors and play out an innocent love affair. Screened at Berlin Film Festival, Australian premiere --- D/S Anthony Chen P Felicia Tan L Mandarin, Hokkien and English w/English subtitles TD 2008/14mins ... Read more
A teacher misbehaves to save his last two pupils. World premiere. --- D/S John Alsop P Matthew Reeder TD digbeta/2008/15mins ... Read more
When artist Jacqui Stockdale embarks on a portrait of her long time muse Rose, we witness the changing nature of love within the creative process. --- D Amy Gebhhardt P Tony Ayres, Michael McMahon TD digibeta/2007/30mins ... Read more
Some people will pay for anything, and at Heartbreak Motel everything is on offer. Stars local comedian Darren Casey. World premiere --- D/P/S Aaron McLoughlin TD digibeta/2007/7mins ... Read more
The true story of Alexander Pearce, Australia's most notorious convict, and his infamous journey into the wilds of Van Diemen's Land. ---D/S Jonathan Auf Der Heide P Maggie Miles WS Victorian College of the Arts L English, Gaelic w/English Subtitles TD digibeta/2007/21 mins ... Read more
Nothing is going to stop 13 year old Jimbo finding a way into Sarah Jane's world - not bullies, violence, chaos or zombies. Screened at Sundance 08 ... ---D Spencer Susser S Spencer Susser, David Michôd P Angie Fielder TD 35mm/2007/14mins ... Read more
As Amy's parents' bitter divorce battle escalates, her world of make-believe takes a disturbing turn. Reality leaves a lot to the magination. --- D/S Richard Porter P Margaret Milner Schmück TD 35mm/2007/11 mins WS Split Second Films ... Read more
Eerie, uncanny and downright creepy, this is a selection of shorts for those looking for something a little stranger. ... Read more
A diverse assortment of shorts from around the globe. ... Read more
A sundry selection of short films from our distant Canadian cousins. ... Read more
Surface (Portugal)Mapping (Israel)Juvenile (UK)Joyce (Brazil).3-8 (France)The Imaginary Girl (UK) ---Program Length 83mins Screening 31 July 5.15pm ACMI ... Read more
A program of bold and eclectic shorts from around the globe including Cannes award winners and a new metafiction film starring Charlotte Rampling. ... Read more
Angels Die in the Soil (Iran)Tony Zoriel (France)Waves (Romania)Ali and the Ball (Australia)Megatron (Romania) --- Program Length 96mins Screening 3rd Aug 11am ACMI ... Read more
A program of bold and eclectic shorts from around the globe including Cannes award winners. ... Read more
Two Birds (Smafuglar) (Iceland)Dennis (Denmark)I Love Sarah Jane (Australia)Alex and Her Arse Truck (UK)Mumbler (Belgium) Love You More (UK) --- Program Length 100 mins Screening 6th Aug 5:15pm KINO ... Read more
Growing up can be dangerous. Awarded the Jury Prize at Cannes 2008, director Avery won the Emerging Filmmaker Award at MIFF in 06. Australian premiere.OFLC have provided certification for this short (on 21/7/08) and children under the age of 15 can be admitted to this screening but MUST be accompanied by an adult.---D/S Julius Avery P Stuart Parkyn WS Park Films TD 35mm/2008/13mins ... Read more
12-year-old Joyce and her sister Larissa are practicing to be women: putting on make-up, dancing seductively, and (for Joyce) falling in love. --- D/P/S Caroline Leone TD 35mm/2007/13mins ... Read more
A single dad's teenage daughter brings home her first boyfriend. Screened at Edinburgh 2007, Sundance 2008, Berlin 2008. Australian premiere. --- D/P/S China Moo-Young TD 35mm/2007/11mins ... Read more
An old family portrait comes to life. A beguiling rumination on art in the age of electronic reproduction. Australian Premiere. --- D Antonello Matarazzo TD DigiBeta/2008/2 mins ... Read more
Two elderly Hungarian sisters living in New York continue to cling to their craft, their grudges and each other. Screened at SXSW. --- D/P Christina Voros TD digibeta/2007/13mins ... Read more
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