Australian Showcase_IAD2022

Please not this session is rated: Unrestricted M (Mature) – Restricted to persons aged 15 and over unless accompanied by an adult.

The Better Angels – Michael Cusack

The Better Angels
Michael Cusack
Australia, 12’55, 2021
A young soldier trying to escape the horrors of war finds an abandoned house and within its walls the stories of what might have been.

Jefe – Byron Miller

Byron Miller
Australia, 4’27, 2021
A naive country Aussie bloke finds work on an illegal marijuana farm in the middle of Murder Mountain, Humboldt County, California.

Bottle Wizard – Lillian McPake

Bottle Wizard
Lillian McPake
Australia, 5’00, 2021
A wizard performs a wonderful magic show, impressing a crowd of cheerful forest insects and then he selects one to be his special volunteer.

Tangki-Donkey – Jonathan Daw, Tjunkaya Tapaya

Tangki (Donkey)
Jonathan Daw, Tjunkaya Tapaya
Australia, 5’53, 2021
Donkeys were strangers in the desert community of Ernabella until they came from the north and became valuable friends to Anangu.

Bellysaurus – Philip Watts

Philip Watts
Australia, 7’49, 2021
A tiny dinosaur dreams she is a scary big dinosaur. When danger strikes, she learns what’s on the inside counts. Literally.

Disparate Fragments Form Patterns – Paul Fletcher

Disparate Fragments Form Patterns
Paul Fletcher
Australia, 3’52, 2022
Music and visuals created in concert with and without each other- tiny fragments of noise and chaos become pretty patterns… or not.

The Pilgrim – Grace Leong

The Pilgrim
Grace Leong
Australia, 3’58, 2021
A man is unravelled as he is led on a journey through a surreal landscape.

Wonderfully Made – Joseph Hoh

Wonderfully Made
Joseph Hoh
Australia, 6’47, 2022
A young child with a rare skin condition is swept into the wonder of the heavens. Along the way he discovers the beauty within.

Cocko & Gallagher-The Naked Stranger – Ivan Dixon, Sean Zwan

Cocko & Gallagher-The Naked Stranger
Ivan Dixon, Sean Zwan
Australia, 4’36, 2021
Two bird cousins bond over heartfelt memories sparked by the surprise presence of a naked stranger in their vehicle.

Apart – Alex Weight

Alex Weight
Australia, 3’56, 2021
In a lonely city, two artists form a connection as they draw inspiration from each other’s artworks.

Cel – Marc Agosta

Marc Agosta
Australia, 2’37, 2021
An organic cell attains sentience in an unnatural environment, and its instinct is to get as far away as possible.

Object Of Life – Jack Parry

Object Of Life
Jack Parry
Australia, 3’00, 2021
May the objects of your life NOT become the object of your life.


Oct 28 2022


7:45 pm – 9:15 pm

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Treasury Theatre
Lower Plaza, 1 Macarthur St, Melbourne VIC 3000