The eighth annual Setting Sun Film Festival

The eighth annual Setting Sun Film Festival

Setting Sun Film Festival

Wednesday 10th February – The Whitten

The Divers       Australia     Dur: 10:02
Dir: Angela How  
Talitha, who works in the non-profit sector, finds ways to make her dollar stretch by dumpster diving, to rescue and reclaim unused food.
Triple Swear      Australia     Dur: 11:48
Dir: Dannika Horvat
Jess usually spends every summer with her older brother Trav and their friend Kelsey. But this year, the older kids are sneaking out to a party, leaving Jess at home, alone.
The Starey Bampire     Australia Dur: 4:42
Dir: Dan Farmer, Adam Bigum
Elvie Farmer, who is three years old, makes her short film debut with The Starey Bampire. Elvie tells a spooky, ghost story while Mum and Dad are made to film whatever she says. What results is quite an unusual telling of a Vampires tale filled with scares, laughs and a whole lot of sunscreen.Love is a Lunatic City Australia Dur: 11:09
Love is a Lunatic City      Australia Dur: 11:09
Dir: Hannah Moore
A pregnant teenager escapes from juvenile prison to find the father of her unborn baby.
Ninja Knitters        Australia Dur: 5
Dir: Andrew Robb
This five minute documentary follows a group of determined women giving a lonely superhero some style.
Carved Into Flesh      Australia     Dur: 6:13
Dir: Sebastian Bertoli
In a cabin in the woods, two sisters tangle and weave as they try to outrun their mother, and each other.
Glass Canvas: Portrait of a Signwriter Australia      Dur: 10:14
Dir: Jack C. Levitt
Robbie Holbery started his working life as an apprentice butcher in 1957 but soon found he had a passion for something different. He always had a good hand and a creative eye, so when Robbie started writing the specials on the front window of the shop for his boss, he discovered his love for signwriting.
The Changing Art of Skylar Ru     Australia     Dur: 5
Dir: Tom Vogel
Artist Skylar Ru Silva explains how he is obsessed with creating. In the process of creating, he paints over old works and does not have the attachment to his work like some other artists. The process means more to him than the actual end piece.
The Aevum Circle      Australia      Dur: 6:43
Dir: Andrew Formosa
In this fantastical world of sword and sorcery, of machine and magic a centuries-long peace has held between the great cities of Vysidia and Eth Duur. Can this fractured alliance keep?
Five O’clock      Australia Dur: 14:32
Dir: James Di Martino
Set in an alternative history, remnants of the Kelly gang Sigma Esconden and RJ Stussy are now washed-up conmen. The bushrangers try to con a rich merchant out of money who happens to be a very important person who has to meet the towns sergeant at Five O’ Clock sharp.
Drum Wave       Australia Dur: 10:25
Dir: Natalie Erika James
A young pianist is forced to confront her fear of motherhood when she marries into a remote island community with bizarre fertility rituals.

Thursday 4th February – The Dahlia

Friday 5th February The Bridge

Saturday, 6th February – The Palm

Saturday 6th February – The Footscray Flapper


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Sunday 7th Feb – The Western Star

Sunday 7th Feb – The Rising Sun – youth program sponsored by Victoria University

 

Sunday 7th Feb- The Golden Sunset

Monday 8th Feb – The Banksia

Tuesday 9th February -The Lillith

Wednesday 10th February – The Whitten

Thursday 11th February -The Smith

Friday 12th Feb – A Small Punch in a Little Town – Australian feature film