Bella eats, breathes and dreams soccer. There’s just one problem. She would rather eat junk food while watching a match on TV than actually play the game herself. When a freak accident occurs, everyone mistakes her for a soccer superstar. Will she rise to the challenge?
Director: Gladesville Public School Student Group
Writer: Gladesville Public School Student Group
Producer: Lisa Jencsok and Maria Kotouc (Teachers)
Dujuan Hoosan, an 8 year old Arrernte boy’s debut film. A sweet, documentary of an Arrernte family’s culture trip back to their traditional country and their activities while making lunch down the creek.
A young student gets the dream chance of a lifetime – a magic remote control that can change whatever he likes. The catch; only for two hours! Will he make the most of his opportunity in the short time given?
Things are never as they seem and his dream ends abruptly.
An eagle enlists the help of a group of primary school students to return a lost baby echidna home. This film was a collaboration between Delkaia Aboriginal Best Start and thirteen Koorie students from Dimboola Primary School from Prep to Grade 6.
Director: Tracey Rigney and Desiree Cross
Writer: Tracey Rigney
Producer: Delkaia Aboriginal Best Start and Dimboola Primary School
“Bullets to Buttons” tells the story of Sheelagh Gilles’s Great Uncle, JB Holmes who as a teenager was a member of the North Irish Horse Calvary Unit. As a 14 year old who lied about his age, JB participated in the Christmas Day Truce on 1914 in Belgium. After losing the buttons on his clothing during an artillery bombardment he was gifted some new ones from a German soldier, which had been fashioned from lead bullets.
The Wilson Family; Gill, Bruce, Emily and Oscar all go on a family camping trip when things take a turn for the worst. A heavily drunk driver makes the foolish choice of driving, his car ploughs through a fence and over the family’s tent.
Xavier is an aurally sensitive food court cleaner who interprets the sounds and rhythms on the urban environment into music. He is largely invisible and ignored, as he goes about his work cleaning tables, until a judgmental encounter with a couple ends in the tables being turned.
My Future is a poetic documentary that explores the anxieties surrounding the future that lies ahead for young people in today’s society and the ambiguity of leaving the school system and entering the real world.
Set in Outback Australia, Jessica Jones is insanely in love with her next-door neighbour, Mitchell. Jessica is a geeky country girl that always seems to find herself in embarrassing situations. As for Mitchell, he seems to go with the flow with things and shows sympathy for Jessica in times of need.
A comedic, coming of age animation that follows the job interviews of prospective news anchor, Lara. Through cheesey Life Lessons and PUN-ishing puns, the seemingly easy question of “Who are you?” is explored because like this animation, a person has many layers; their name is just the surface.