‘Perspective’ follows the path of Jess, a recent school graduate, contemplating her future. Anxious to ‘do the right thing’, she struggles to balance the demands of peer group community and family expectations while staying true to herself. The film contemplates what it is to be young in a complicated world.
Boolyaka, a traditional Noongar word meaning ‘leaving/going’, follows the journey of Jess, whose life has been destroyed after a terrifying bushfire tore through her property. The film explores her internal conflict over the decision to leave and start a new life or to stay and rebuild.