Biography / Docu-Drama
Title: The Satellite – 14 Minutes
Director: Anne Johnson
Description: The improbable true story of Australia's first spacecraft
Title: The Man From the Other Side – 9 Minutes
Director: Janos Zoltan
Description: The story of a man's life unfolds on the lawn bowling green during a practice match.
Title: Exit Wounds – 5 Minutes
Director: Pattie Collins
Description: A documentary about a former Australian soldier with post-traumatic stress disorder who works as a professional actor.
Title: Lambert - The Australian Dream – 7 Minutes
Director: Gabor Kukucska
Description: After a "fortunate accident" Lambert starts his adult life full of dreams and aspiration.
Title: Reading the Wind – 11 Minutes
Director: Adam Ricco
Description: An Italian migrant whose connection with the migrant community helped bring their stories to life once again.
Title: Another Olga – 4 Minutes
Director: Cecilia Rumore
Description: Olga Horak shares what she has learnt from enduring the horrors of the holocaust.
Title: Portrait of a Motorcycle Legend – 6 Minutes
Director: Josie Baynes
Description: Rex Wolfenden is an iconic Australian motor enthusiast.
Title: Sudo Ballin – 7 Minutes
Director: Mark Hellinger
Description: Sudo Ballin is a documentary short showing the rise of Sudanese Australian basketball on the world stage.
Title: Drop the Mic – 5 Minutes
Director: Nathaniel Jackson
Description: When a wrestling announcer is thwarted by a rare, muscle weakening disease, he must summon the will to keep his body moving and overcome his newfound fear of... dropping the mic.
Inspiring Life Stories
Title: Breaking the Ice – 11 Minutes
Director: James Nightingale
Description: A short doc highlighting the devastation inflicted at the hands of crystal methamphetamine – ICE
Title: Australia’s Most Hugged Man – 12 Minutes
Director: Hannah Conn
Description: In an attempt to recover from grief, Jafri and his spiritual self migrate to a land of opportunities but finds himself standing against racism at the centre of Melbourne.
Title: Ghost in the Machine – 3 Minutes
Director: Poppy Walker and Sophie Hexter
Description: An act of surrender in the search for liberation, Australian artist Jeremy Hawkes unleashes the ghost within.
Title: Corey the Warrior – 4 Minutes
Director: Isabel Darling
Description: Corey’s love of his family, nature, and his totems shape his paintings, which are as enchanting as he is.
Title: Phoenix – 4 Minutes
Director: Arka Das
Description: Sian Grahl has overcome a multitude of complications to produce a visually stunning masterpiece.
Title: Order from Chaos – 3 Minutes
Director: Clementine Bourke
Description: Verity Nunan is a 24 year old artist suffering from Rheumatoid arthritis; through her art we see her utilise her pain and anguish to create abstract artworks.
Street Art Documentaries
Title: INVIGORATE - A Street Art Documentary – 6 Minutes
Director: Michael Ridley
Description: A mini-documentary that dares to delve deep into the flourishing world of street art in Melbourne, Australia.
Title: Nico -10 Minutes
Director: Lukasz Termer
Description: A short documentary about a street artist, Nico from Sydney, Australia. In an interview he explores reasons and motivation behind his passion and obsession.
Title: Hip Hop & Holiness – 12 Minutes
Director: Bella Ann Townes
Description: Meet the break-dancing Pastor who can freestyle rhyme and is one of Australia’s most prolific graffiti writers.