SHORT FILM SESSION 2 – Women & Film
Films made by women and about women, to inspire, captivate and intrigue through stories of love - lost and found.
THE BOOKSHOP : 9'5
Ashley Pollard | Australia | Comedy
A pretty girl frequents your favourite book shop - what more could a writer want?
ABSENCE : 14'34
Mitchell McArdle | Australia | Drama
Eighteen year old Jacob is inexplicably absent from high school for many weeks. He won't tell his father why.
BUT HONEY, YOU LOOK FINE : 10'11
Jennifer Leonforte | Australia | Documentary
Bulimia is hard to understand and hard to discuss. One girl's survival story.
LUCKY : 4'52
Anthony Michael Webb | Australia | Comedy
A clueless Aussie bloke works up the courage to ask a pretty girl out. His dog Lucky knows the language of flirting.
LOCKER ROOM : 13'45
Greta Nash | Australia | Drama
A sporty high school girl discovers her 3 best mates, boys from the footy team, have a troubling secret.
DOCKED : 19'12
Amie Batalibasi | Australia | Drama
Two people from different worlds find an unlikely connection one night in Melbourne.
EL NIÑO : 15'13
Nikita Dunovits-Ferrier | Australia | Drama
A lusty, vital Argentinean single mother takes her teenage son to meet his estranged Australian father.
NO FILTER : 4'
Nic Barker | Australia | Drama
Sometimes your friends pay more attention to their phones than to you.
Short films all day at The J
Make a day of it with a Festival Pass and see more films for less. Entertainment between film sessions, food and coffee plus The J Bar open means you can enjoy the film festivities and relaxed vibe all day at The J.
Celebrate with the filmmakers at the NIFF Short Film Awards Show and watch the 10 prize category winning films from 6.30pm.