Short Film Session 2

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Australian War Memorial

Treloar Crescent

Campbell, ACT 2612

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Short Film Program No:2

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Entrenched (AUS)

Writer/Director – Joseph Chebatte, Julian Maroun

Synopsis – When four Australian soldiers capture a young Afghani boy spying on their position, tensions rise among them as they decide whether he’s helping the Taliban or simply playing.

Milk (NZ)

Director/Writer – Pennie Hunt

Synopsis – January 1945: on a lonely farm in coastal New Zealand, a young widow confronts two crewmen from a German submarine who have come ashore on a secret mission – to get fresh milk.

Escape By Sea (Aus)

Director/Producer – Eero Heinonen Writer – Melissa Lee Speyer

Synopsis – Based on true events of Ensio Tiira. Two Scandinavian soldiers flee French

Foreign Legion by jumping ship in Strait of Malacca. Their escape will stretch

limits of human survival when sea current sweeps them to open ocean for weeks.

Old Warrior (Russia)

Director – Sergey Bataev. Writer – Alina Galiaskarova. Producer – Sergey Bataev

Synopsis – Spring 1945. Shell-shocked old man, named Yegor Kuz’mich who has been through more than one war, tries to join the army. Tired of her father’s tricks, his daughter Natalya locks him in the house. This step changes her life forever.

Carcerem (Aus)

Director/Writer/Producer – Jason Trembath

Synopsis – A young officer wants to leave the desolate planet of Carcerem after completing his required tour of duty, but he is manipulated into staying by his obsessed Commanding Officer, who believes a war is coming.

Carpe Diem (Russia)

Director – Irina Kholkina

Synopsis – Instead of preparing for entering university a young man Tomash mocks at people calling random phone numbers. Especially he bothers old professor of botany Edward Cockerel with one and the same joke all the time. They both got used to these calls at 3 pm so much that they are eagerly awaiting them. Meanwhile the Nazis occupy Czechoslovakia.

#3 Normandy Lane (USA)

Director – Brenda Strong

Synopsis – Army wife and Young Mother, Sarah Winston’s life is inextricably altered when a series of visitors arrive on her doorstep.

The Sea Swells (Iran)

Writer/Director/ Producer – Amir Gholami

Synopsis – The War is surrounding an old man’s life who lives in middle of the Sea. (world without land)

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Campbell, ACT 2612

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