When a strange disappearance rocks a tiny seaside town, a young girl remains determined to continue the search. 10-year-old Erin is left completely alone after her best and only friend disappears
When a strange disappearance rocks a tiny seaside town, a young girl remains determined to continue the search.
10-year-old Erin is left completely alone after her best and only friend disappears by the cliffs of their small seaside community one summer afternoon. As the rest of the town attempts to shield her from the tragedy, she struggles to keep the search for him alive and reclaim agency over her own loss.
Part of the short film program “Aussie Shorts – Take 2“ on Saturday, 28 September 2019, at 8:00pm.
In 2016, director Emily Dynes was selected to participate in the Melbourne International Film Festival’s prestigious Accelerator program, an intensive platform for emerging Australian directors for her graduate film ‘St Elmo’. She was a finalist for Young Australian Filmmaker at the Byron Bay International Film Festival, a nominee for the Mardi Gras Film Festival’s ‘My Queer Career’ award and a 2019 finalist for Frankie Magazine’s ‘Good Stuff’ awards.
Cast: Jazi Hall, Darcy Halliday, Conor Lowe
Followed by a Q&A with director Emily Dynes.
Festivals & Awards
Oxford Film Festival
Reel Good Film Festival
Maryland International Film Festival
Setting Sun Film Festival – Setting Sun Highly Commended Award
St Kilda Film Festival
West End Film Festival
Lorne Film Festival