Flickerfest Australia’s only Academy® accredited and BAFTA-recognised short ?lm festival, is thrilled to celebrate 20 years in 2011 as a platform for the most innovative and creative Australian short ?lms by our very talented homegrown ?lmmakers.
The short ?lms contained on this Flickerfest Birthday showcase DVD are a classic collection of laugh-out-loud comedies, moving dramas and highly crafted animations that have screened at Flickerfest over the years and celebrate some of our brightest stars of the short ?lm scene.
Highlights include award-winning, iconic shorts from some of our hottest Australian directors, including David Michôd (Animal Kingdom) Warwick Thornton (Samson and Delilah), Cate Shortland (Somersault) Nash Edgerton (The Square), Andrew Lancaster (Accidents Happen) and Sean Byrne (The Loved Ones).
All of the ?lms included in our 20th Anniversary DVD have received major international recognition at festivals far and wide, including Academy® award nominations and of?cial selection at A-list festivals such as Sundance, Cannes, and Venice. Flickerfest is proud to present this stellar collection of outstanding Australian shorts!