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 anxieties are projected onto a pair of ravens, vigilantly defending their nearby nest, who become a catalyst for the troubled family’s journey from crisis to healing.

Cast:
Sarah Snook
Jeremy Lindsay Taylor
Indianna Gregg

Credits (crew):
Producer & Director… Jennifer Perrott
Production Company… The Ravens Film Production Pty Ltd
Screenwriter… Jennifer Perrott
Editor… Veronika Jenet
Director of photography… John Brawley
Production designer… Sam Hobbs
Music composer… Michael Yezerski
Sound… Brooke Trezise

Director’s Biography:
Jennifer is an award-winning director working between Europe and Australia who won a Best Young Director Award at the Broadcastnow / BBC B+Young Talent Awards. She has directed prime time dramas for BBC1/Kay Mellor, ITV/Kudos Productions and the pilot episode of comedy Stacked for Channel 4, as well as Offspring – one of Australia’s all-time most popular dramas – for Channel 10. She attended the selective Binger Lab in Amsterdam as a writer/director of her feature script Dust of Life, also a semi Finalist in 2013 International BlueCat Screenplay competition.

Media Kit: VFF2016-TheRavens