September 24, 2014

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Australian Short Film Today

September 24, 2014 at 7:00 pm in 10-250

General admission is $10, or FREE for students with ID! Not suitable for children.

Featuring the latest and most exciting short films from Down Under!

Still Life

6 mins, Animation
Director/Producer: Martin Sharpe
Life's never still for long.
Tropfest 2013: Finalist


8 mins, Animation
Director/Producer: Andrew Martin
Indigestion gets Gus into trouble.
St. Kilda 2013: Best Comedy (animation)


17 mins, Drama
Director: John Evagora
Producer: Polly Staniford
He steals, he sells, he scores. Day in, day out. But today is special.
St. Kilda 2013: Best Short Film, Best Director, Best Actor (Steve Mouzakis)

Sleight of Hand

10 mins, Stop Motion
Director: Michael Cusack
Producer: Richard Chataway
A man yearns to know his place in the world and how he fits in. Sometimes it's better not to know.
St. Kilda 2013: Best Animation, Santa Barbara International Film Festival 2013: Best Short Animation Film

A Cautionary Tail

15 mins, Animation
Director: Simon Rippingale
Producer: Pauline Piper
Narrated by Cate Blanchett
Original score by Michael Yezerski, composer for The Lost Thing
A dark, funny fable about learning to treasure the things that make us unique.
AACTA 2014: Best Short Animation

Dave's Dead

15 mins, Comedy
Director: Alethea Jones
Producers: Julian Costanzo, Luke Ryan
Dave's dead. Tom's giving the eulogy. But there's a problem.
St. Kilda 2013: Audience Choice Award, Sydney Film Festival 2012: Dendy Awards Finalist, Short Shorts 2013: Best Screenplay

The iMom

14 mins, Drama
Writer/director/producer: Ariel Martin
The iMom is a wildly successful product that's guaranteed to raise your kids for you.
Flickerfest 2014: Avid Award for Best Editing in an Australian Short Film