2016 Officially Selected Films

Hyena Road

Hyena Road // Feature Film // Canada // 120mins // Australian Premiere Screening: Thursday, 13 October 2016 // Time: 7:30pm to 9:30pm // SOLD OUT Synopsis: There men, three different paths, caught in conflict but brought together to save lives: a highly skilled sniper...

The Camouflage Closet

The Camouflage Closet (Documentary) // USA // 43 mins // Australian Premiere Screening: Friday, 14 October 2016 // Time: 6:30pm // Buy Tickets Here Synopsis: "The Camouflage Closet" is a Veteran-led film about Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Veterans'...

Boat People

Boat People // Short Film // German // 28:47mins // Australian Premiere Screening: Friday, 14 October 2016 // Time: 6:30pm // Buy Tickets Here Synopsis: On his journey from Somalia to Europe, shipwrecked Moussa is picked up by a wealthy couple on their luxurious...

In The Neighbour’s Garden

In The Neighbour’s Garden // Short Film // UK // 11:41mins // Australian Premiere Screening: Friday, 14 October 2016 // Time: 6:30pm // Buy Tickets Here Synopsis: In the First World War, two soldiers live out their existence in either boredom or fear, until a chance...

The Little Boy

The Little Boy // Short Film // Iran // 7:35mins // Australian Premiere Screening: Friday, 14 October 2016 // Time: 8:30pm // Buy Tickets Here Synopsis: A short film about a liitle boy and a bomb. People are leaving a town by the order of military but a little boy...

There Is Nothing New Under The Sun

There Is Nothing New Under The Sun // Short Film // Iran // 12:13mins // Australian Premiere Screening: Friday, 14 October 2016 // Time: 6:30pm // Synopsis: A girl narrates her nightmares, and the boundaries of dream and reality start to fade and become indistinct....

Monument

Monument // Short Film // Poland // 2:30mins // AUstralian Premiere Screening: Friday, 14 October 2016 // Time: 8:30pm // Buy Tickets Here Synopsis: The Soviet Military Cemetery in Warsaw was designed by Bohdan Lachert and built in 1949-1950. The chief sculptor for...

Seen Through The Eyes Of Children

Seen Through The Eyes Of Children // Short Film // Canada // 3:00mins // Australian Premiere Screening: Friday, 14 October 2016 // Time: 8:30pm // Buy Ticket Here Synopsis: How children depicted the Syrian war. Credits (crew): Director: Anna Maria Mouradian...

Ozone

Ozone // Short Film // Serbia // 20:32mins // Canberra Premiere Screening: Friday, 14 October 2016 // Time: 8:30pm // Buy Tickets Here Synopsis: In a post-apocalyptic near future devastated by global nuclear war, Dastagir, one of the few survivors, fights to regain...

Komm Und Spiel (Come and Play)

Komm Und Spiel (Come and Play) // Short Film // Germany // 30 mins // Australian Premiere Screening: Friday, 14 October 2016 // Time: 8:30pm // Buy Tickets Here Synopsis: Berlin. Grisha, a Russian-German boy, fools around with a wooden stick toy gun. The longer he...

Modern War Song

Modern War Song // Music Video // Austria // 4:55mins Screening: Saturday, 15 October 2016 // Time: 2:30pm // Buy Tickets Here Synopsis: A sunset, helicopters, machinery.. just like the Futurists.. he believed in the beauty of all of it. Unaware how gruesome and raw...

Anrath

Anrath // Short Film // German // 18:58mins // AUstralian Premiere Screening: Saturday, 15 October 2016 // Time: 4:30pm // Buy Tickets Here Synopsis: Nazi Germany. October 1944. A 60year old Jewish woman from the village Anrath in the Lower Rhine Region, is being...

Red Line

Red Line // Short Film // Iran // 8:14mins // Australian Premiere Screening: Saturday, 15 October 2016 // Time: 2:30pm // Buy Tickets Here Synopsis: In a desert neverland a turtle and a lizard unwillingly get involved in a war between two powers. As a result, they...

Exit Wounds

Exit Wounds // Documentary // Short Film // Australia // 10:32mins Screening: Saturday, 15 October 2016 // Time: 2:30pm // Buy Tickets Here Synopsis: Story: the story is about a former Australian soldier with post-traumatic stress disorder. The condition developed...

Mi e Ti

Mi e Ti // Music Video // Italy // 4:33mins // Screening: Saturday, 15 October 2016 // Time: 2:30pm // Buy Tickets Here Synopsis: Mi E Ti is the story of an Italian soldier, set during the World War I. Dispersed after an assault that turns out to be a massacre, he...

Not Their Boots

Not Their Boots // Music Video // Australia // 4:33mins // Screening: Saturday, 15 October 2016 // Time: 2:30pm // Buy Ticket Here Synopsis: 'Not Their Boots' is a student short film that was made during year 12, based on the start of World War 2, inspired the stories...

Biography

Biography // Short Film // Israel // 20:12mins // Australian Premiere Screening: Saturday, 15 October 2016 // Time: 2:30pm // Buy Tickets Here Synopsis: Miriam, an elderly war widow tormented by her young husband's death, surrounds herself with archival recordings and...

Forgotten Hero

Forgotten Hero // Short Film // Australia // 2:30mins Screening: Saturday, 15 October 2016 // Time: 2:30pm // Buy Tickets Here Synopsis: A Veteran returns home and visits the house of a high school sweet heart to find her son fixing his old A Model Ford in the...

The Ravens

The Ravens // Short Film // Australia // 23:07mins Screening: Saturday, 15 October 2016 // Time: 2:30pm // Buy Tickets Here Synopsis: When young Ruby's father returns unexpectedly from war, his volatile state makes it difficult for the family to reconnect. Ruby's...

Darryl

Darryl // Short Film // USA // 16:27mins // AUstralian Premiere Screening: Saturday, 15 October 2016 // Time: 2:30pm // Buy Tickets Here Synopsis: An Iraq War Veteran is forced to face his past when his estranged daughter, fighting a battle of her own, re-enters his...

SARGE

SARGE // Short Film // USA // 23:26mins // AUstralian Premiere Screening: Saturday, 15 October 2016 // Time: 12:30pm // Buy Tickets Here Synopsis: Franklin Spencer (Sarge) is an elderly Army veteran with dementia and PTSD. He longs to escape his nursing home to be...

Anzac Letters

Anzac Letters // Short Film // Australia // 7:37mins // Screening: Saturday, 15 October 2016 // Time: 12:30pm // Buy Tickets Here Synopsis: Anzac Letters was created to share the experiences of the soldiers who took part in the first landing at Gallipoli in April...

Patient 39

Patient 39 // Short Film // UK // 14:31mins // Australian Premiere Screening: Saturday, 15 October 2016 // Time: 12:30pm // Buy Tickets Here Synopsis: When a soldier known only as Patient 39 awakes from a coma with no memory, so begins the search to discover his...

The Crater

The Crater // Documentary // Australia // 52:00mins Screening: Saturday, 15 October 2016 // Time: 12:30pm // Buy Tickets Here Synopsis: A personal story of one’s man’s tour of duty in Vietnam and his obsessive search to locate 42 former enemy soldiers killed in...

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