Program
Director: Sarah Watt
2005
90 minutes

The first feature to be funded through AFFIF, Look Both Ways follows four people over one weekend, as they each grapple with messy, unexpected, life-changing news. They wonder whether the hand that fate has dealt them is deserved, whether they have an entitlement to happiness.

Festivals
Adelaide FF 2007; Sydney FF 2007
Berkshire International FF 2007 (USA); Melbourne FF 07
Sheffield Doc/Fest 07; Global Doc Days Austin Texas 08

Awards
Queensland Literary Awards – 2004 Best Film Script
Discovery Award: Toronto Film Festival, 2005
FIPRESCI Award, Brisbane film Festival, 2005

4 AFI Awards, 2005:
Best Film, Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Supporting Actor (Tony Hayes)

5 Film Critics Circle awards, 2005:
Best Film, Director, Actor (William McInnes), Screenplay, Editing

3 IF Awards, 2005: Best Director, Screenplay, Editing

Winner: Audience Award: Adelaide Film Festival, 2005
Audience Award: Brisbane Film Festival, 2005
Audience Award: Australian Film Festival, London 2006
Audience Award: International Women’s Film Festival Dortmund in Cologne 2006

Best Screenplay: Mar del Plata Film Festival, 2006
Best Actress (Justine Clarke): Mar del Plata Film Festival, 2006

Critics Award: Rotterdam Film Festival 2006

Critics Award: NatFilm Festival (Denmark) 2006

Audience Award for Best Narrative Feature: San Francisco Film Festival 2006

Best Actress (Justine Clarke): Vladivostock Film Festival, 2006

Nominated
European Film Academy: Non-European Film Award category

Director Sarah Watt
Producer Bridget Ikin