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FUN CITY

11 minute short film  |  Arri Alexa  |  1.85:1  |  Colour  |  Produced as part of Screen Australia/Open Channel Raw Nerve program

Sometimes to take a step forward, we have to take a step back. 

When a divorced fun-park attendant fails to speak to his young son on his birthday, he takes his frustrations out on a co-worker, discovering that anger is a limp substitute for a changed perspective.

Premiere  |  66th LOCARNO FILM FESTIVAL, PARDI DI DOMANI
Nominee, Best Short Film  |  ATOM AWARDS
Nominee, Golden Pardino Award Best Short Film  |  LOCARNO FILM FESTIVAL

Starring LUKE ELLIOT, BLAKE DAVIS & CARLA BONNER
Cinematography JEREMY ROUSE
Sound Design DANE CODY
Editor SASHA DYLAN BELL
Production Design LEAH PULLEN
Director  JUSTIN OLSTEIN
Writer  ANDREW KAVANAGH
Producer MATT DOWNEY
Executive Producer  MARC GRACIE

Watch full film here

“A poignant, well crafted film.” VERONICA DEVORE, SWISSINFO.CH

“Gentle and full of heart.” ALESSANDRO MARCIONNI, LOCARNO FILM FESTIVAL

Locarno Film Festival, Flickerfest Int’l Short Film Festival, St Kilda Film Festival, Adelaide Shorts Film Festival, Charleston Int’l Film Festival, Catalina Film Festival, Byron Bay Int’l Film Festival, Edinburgh Shorts Film Festival, Dungog Film Festival, St Tropez Int’l Film Festival, West Chester Int’l Film Festival, Norwich Film Festival, Maryland Int’l Film Festival, NYC Independent Film Festival, Toronto Short Film Festival

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