An adolescent boy attempts to untangle his memories of a mysterious infestation, the unravelling of his father, and the little creatures inside us all. Part of the short film program
An adolescent boy attempts to untangle his memories of a mysterious infestation, the unravelling of his father, and the little creatures inside us all.
Part of the short film program “Aussie Shorts – Take 2“ on Saturday, 28 September 2019, at 8:00pm.
“All These Creatures is an atmospheric and deeply personal exploration of our parental relationships and issues such as mental illness and compassion” – Screen Mayhem
“One of the most important short films of the year.” – Nouse
“‘All These Creatures is cinema at the height of its powers. It’s the type of film that stays with you for months or years, and perhaps becomes a life-changing experience altogether.” – Pendance Film
“A film which is raw, detailed, and packed with emotion. The most important film that we have seen to date.” – ArtsMuse Magazine
Charles Williams won Best Director at Tropfest as a teen. Over the past decade his acclaimed films have screened and won awards at Cannes, Clermont-Ferrand, Toronto, SXSW, Telluride, MIFF, Tirana, Busan. He is currently developing feature projects The Buzzard and Inside.
Cast: Yared Scott, Mandela Mathia, Helen Hailu, Melody Demessie
Contact: New Europe Film Sales (World Sales)
Festivals & Awards
Cannes Film Festival 2018 – Short Film Palme d’Or
Cannes Film Festival AACTA Awards – Best Short Fiction Film
Melbourne International Film Festival 2018 – Best Australian Short Film
Toronto International Film Festival 2018
Raindance Film Festival 2018
Busan International Film Festival 2018
Adelaide Film Festival 2018
Filmfest Dresden 2019
Sydney Film Festival 2019 – Dendy Award for Best Live Action Short & Rouben Mamoulian Award for Best Director
Tirana International Film Festival – Best Short Fiction
Black Canvas International Film Festival – Best Screenplay
and many others (100+ festivals so far)