Swing

2007 | Short | 25 mins

Writer: Cath Moore
Director: Christopher Houghton
Producer: Louise Pascale [mentored by Mark Patterson]

Sarah is 17, Australian Vietnamese, and hates her life. After the recent death of her father she rebels against her family and takes a job cleaning for a blind Vietnam Vet. Her friendship with the old man forces her to face her own torment and realise her life and who she is, is something truly beautiful.

Festivals

Adelaide FF 2007; Sydney FF 2007; St Kilda FF 2007; Short Films Today (New York); Libertas FF 08 (Croatia)

Awards
Winner – Best Short Film at St Kilda Sydney Film Festival.

Nominated: Best Short Film – 2007 AFI Awards

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