Sunday, March 5, 2017

Flickerfest Programme

Hopetoun Flickerfest 7pm Saturday 18th March 2017

Hopetoun Community Centre


Welcome to Country
When a hotshot public servant is sent to a remote Aboriginal community to prepare for the Prime Minister’s visit, he quickly learns the true meaning of Welcome to Country.
WORLD PREMIERE
Director: Dean Gibson
Writer: Dean Gibson
Producer: Helen Morrison
Runtime: 10 min
Year: 2016
Country: Australia

My Best Friend is Stuck on the Ceiling
Connor, secretly in love with his best friend Rach, has gotten her an amazing birthday present, something that’s sure to knock her off her feet. But, when things take a sharply peculiar turn, Connor begins to wonder whether he would have been better off just getting a gift voucher.
Director: Matt Vesely
Writer: Matt Vesely
Producer: Sophie Hyde, Christine Williams
Runtime: 10 min
Year: 2015
Country: Australia

I'm Raymond
8 year old global warming alarmist Raymond Banks brings civil action against his parents, claiming loss of future income due to the worlds impending total demise.
WORLD PREMIERE
Director: Eddy Bell
Writer: Eddy Bell
Producer: Lib Kelly, Catherine Williams
Runtime: 17 min
Year: 2016
Country: Australia

Messiah
In a playful collision of cultures, a hapless Irishman and his Parisian girlfriend get more than they bargained for when they encounter a particularly mischievous stranger in the spectacular Australian wilderness.
Director: Damian Walshe-Howling
Writer: Damian Walshe-Howling
Producer: Joey Horvitz, Rohan Timlock
Runtime: 17 min
Year: 2016
Country: Australia

Interval : 10 Mins

James, a successful banker, urgently needs to get to the pharmacy by midnight. Unfortunately it’s 11:30pm and the only person who can drive him is his weird neighbour Steve.
WORLD PREMIERE
Director: Luke Tierney
Writer: Luke Tierney, Henry Nixon
Producer: Luke Tierney, Michelle Hardy
Runtime: 13 min
Year: 2016
Country: Australia

Spice Sisters
Rohini, a former Bollywood actress, is bored and restless with her life. When a popular reality cooking competition issues a call for entries, Rohini decides it’s now or never to make a change.
Director: Sheila Jayadev
Writer: Sheila Jayadev
Producer: Lyn Norfor
Runtime: 15 min
Year: 2016
Country: Australia

Trespass
A woman walking her dog alone in the bush has a strange encounter.
NSW PREMIERE
Director: Mirrah Foulkes
Writer: Mirrah Foulkes
Producer: Alex White
Runtime: 11 min
Year: 2016
Country: Australia

The Eleven O'clock
The delusional patient of a psychiatrist believes he is actually the psychiatrist. As they each attempt to treat each other the session gets increasingly out of control.
AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE
Director: Derin Seale
Writer: Josh Lawson
Producer: Derin Seale, Karen Bryson, Josh Lawson
Runtime: 13 min
Year: 2016
Country: Australia

Fish with Legs
A school of fish wakes to discover that everyone has grown legs. Is it evolution or a curse from God?
AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE
Director: Dave Carter
Writer: Nikos Andronicos
Producer: Nikos Andronicos, Tania Frampton
Runtime: 10 min
Year: 2016
Country: Australia








Ravensthorpe Regional Arts Council receives core funding from Country Arts WA, which receives funding from the State Government through the Department of Culture and the Arts and Lotterywest. Ravensthorpe Regional Arts Council is also supported by the Department of Regional Development and Royalties for Regions.