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Truth, Lies and All Besides
July 11 8:45 pm
One event on July 16, 2022 at 4:45 pm
Shorts Showcases / 2022 / 75 min
A selection of short dramatic films that explore the complexities of the human condition, the choices we face, the decisions we make, and the shifting changes that mark all of our lives. Poignant, moving, evocative, and human, these films reveal the storytelling power of the short film to affect the audience.
Shorts / 2021 / USA / 14min / Directed by Jefferson Stein
Set in southern Arizona, twenty miles from the Mexico border on the Tohono O’odham Nation, a six-year-old Indigenous girl discovers a Hispanic migrant her age who has lost her father while traveling through the Tohono O’odham tribal lands into the United States.
Shorts / 2020 / Australia / 6min / Directed by David Baeumler
Schoolboys eat lunch and hang out like any other day, until a violent game begins to elicit more primal behaviour.
Shorts / 2021 / Australia / 15min / Directed by Jaimie Conlon
After two years away, Cally returns to her sleepy hometown for an abortion, accompanied by her ex-boyfriend. Over the course of one night at a paddock-party, the two awkwardly navigate their tumultuous feelings surrounding her pregnancy, and Cally attempts to reconnect with an estranged once-best-friend.
Shorts / 2021 / Australia / 15min / Directed by Kieran Wheeler
A young woman awakens to find herself in the midst of a living nightmare.
Shorts / 2021 / Canada / 25min / Directed by Rodrigue Hammal
Two strangers who meet on a bridge in an unprecedented situation. Events go completely different from their expectations.
Date: 11 July 2022
Location: Luna Cinemas, Leederville