The Rouge Program
Australia’s oldest female filmmaker program to be followed by a Q and A host by WIFT Australia.
Ghost Drama Australia 10:31
Dir. Pernell Marsden
A transient visitor breaks into an empty house, covering their tracks as they move through a well-rehearsed routine.
Go with Grace Drama Australia 15:04
Dir. Domini Marshall
A woman takes a walk to buy cigarettes in the early hours of New Year’s Eve. Go with Grace is a quiet exploration of the aftermath of assault.
Lady Priest Comedy Australia 16:06
Dir. Eva Justine Torkkola
Set at the dining table of a full Lebanese Sunday lunch, this film is a snapshot of the life of a Lebanese-Australian woman in her 30s and her wacky family dynamics.
Snapshot Coming of age, Drama Australia 14:10
Snapshot follows the relationship between two sisters, Sophie (18) and Alex (15), at a family BBQ one summer afternoon.
Thallium Enthusiasts Student Australia 13:19
Dir. Madeleine Neate
In a rat-infested post-WWII Sydney, the festering city streets are far from the suburban dream promised by 1950s advertising.
The Soft-Skinned Drama Australia 20:00
Dir. Nicky Tyndale-Biscoe
Corporal Kath Davison is suffering high-risk PTSD. She spends her days shooting roo’s and drinking in the caravan behind her parents Melbourne suburban home.
Sineang Documentary Australia 07:26
Dir. Claudine Ocampo
Education is a rarity for girls in rural Cambodia where Sineang Seab, the daughter of poor civil war survivors grew up. Despite her high academic and professional achievements, Sineang’s defining journey is a triumph over self doubt. ‘Sineang’ was produced with the support of Cambodia Rural Students Trust and Swinburne University PAVE.