technical specifications and categories
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All filmmakers will be notified of selection to screen in the festival.
OFFICIALLY SELECTED FILMS
Old Fart Director: David O'BrienA camera crew reporting on ageism chooses a silver haired gent as its presenter.
Midnight Stories: Morgan Director: Ryan CauchiA modern retelling of the "Vanishing Hitchhiker" urban legend.
Tales from the Dark Web: Moira HillDirector: Ryan CauchiA boxing champion two days shy of competing for a world title, stumbles across a mysterious website the seemingly predicts her victory.
GolemDirector: Ryan CauchiNazi occupied Prague, 1939. A group of German soliers search for a fugitive Rabbi in the basement of an abandoned synagogue unaware of the horror awaiting them.
Served Cold Director: Muy Lang Linda UngLucille, on leave from a job as a researcher, seeks out the source of her anxieties. She finds herself in the home of her third grade bully and takes her revenge in an unexpected way.
Bad Guy Director: Craig CauchiA womans suicide attempt is interupted by a friend in a carpark when they both listen to the same song .
Mate Director: George-Alex NagleAfter a long time apart, local deadbeat John must take care of reserved schoolboy Jack over a weekend in an insular working-class outpost of Western Sydney.
Terrence Director: Shea DonohoeAn old man must confront his lonliness on the eve of his 70th Birthday.
Scouts Director: Charlotte WoodFollowing their failed and feeble attempts at acting careers, two entitled best friends try to discover new doorways into the film business, leaving a trail of disaster and mayhem in their wake.
Blurred Director: Alexia VidlerA young South American girl struggles with her identity as she does not fit the stereotype which people online shame her for.
The Pinnacle Director: Ben SkinnerA young man frustrated with his living conditions decides to seek a place to provide his own shelter.
Making Sense of Scents Director: Juliana Purnell A documentary that details how K9 Nose Work was introduced to Australia through the tenacity of Marion Brand.
EggsperimentDirector: Justine GoldrickCan we drop an egg without having it break?
Zoom on the Broom Director: Justine GoldrickYear 1 Blacktown West Public school
Terry Leans In Director: Gary BoulterA middle aged man finally finds his true calling.
A Woman's Best Friend Director: Caroline SparkesAfter kicking her husband out, a woman tracks down her beloved pet dog.
Billionnaires Post Lockdown PranksDirector: Linley Kaminski, Steven Horvath & Joseph GianniniAgent Linley reluctantly gets assigned to infiltrate and stop Billionnaires pranking each other and causing utter chaos as they have an unlimited budget.
Hear Me Director: Julian NeuhausHear Me is an experimental documentary film featuring writer & disability advocate Emily Dash in conversation with three people with complex communication needs in an exploration of the challenges that people with non-verbal communication needs face, and how society can work to be more inclusive and accepting.
It Will Come to YouDirector: Brendan FloodA struggling songwriter finds inspiration from the unexpected arrival of a friend.
New Life Director: Mark BernardThe journey of a young person's progression in life amidst war and diversity.
Homecoming Director: Tim HansSean and Marley are two best friends who have become famous on social media. They return to their primary school to do a surprise rap performance for their favourite old teacher who taught them music.
SYRON Director: Jenny FraserGordon Syron is the Godfather of Contemporary Aboriginal Art in Australia, and turned 80 in December 2021.
Like a Bird Director: Amy Rose HancockWhen aspiring influencer, Charlie, miraculously meets his fundraiser goals to help his beloved endangered ibises, he finds out who the true donors are.
Fresh Cut Director: Zane MestousisA film exploring the universal anxiety men experience when visiting a new barber.