Shorts - Just for youth
|at: Oovie Theatre|
This symbol indicates this is a ‘Student Friendly’ session on our Student Day Friday 27 May. Most of these can be attended by young and old. Please note that the Oovie Theatre before 4pm is restricted to under 18s, however adults can attend if accompanied by a youngster under 18.
A fantastic selection of films created especially for, some are by, high school students:
Minnie Loves Junior
Friday 27-May-2011, 11:00 AMMinnie lives in a seaside fishing village. Junior lives there too. Little does he realise Minnie's unrequited love will soon save his life.
My Name Is Danny
Friday 27-May-11, 11:00 AMDanny talks in Warlpiri about life in Nyirripi. This claymation was created by over twenty young community members in Nyirripi.
Friday 27-May-2011, 11:00 AMAn animation surrounding the routine lives and pre-show practices of a small travelling carnival troupe. They entertain in short, intimate 'performances' that are at once a collision of comedy and tragedy.
Friday 27-May-11, 11:00 AMA tale about a group of house mates who overhear their fellow roomies domestic squabble. Comedy ensures as the girls' curiosity evolves into a desperate gossip hunt.
Friday 27-May-11, 11:00 AMSosefina escapes her big, loud, annoying Samoan family and their rundown house to spend the day in a display home instead of going to school.
Friday 27-May-11, 11:00 AMThis night out will change their lives forever. A film made by five Australian teenagers under the age of 16. It is inspired by real events.
Friday 27-May-11, 11:00 AMEven the loneliest soul needs a companion. Even if it's your own Shadow
Maddie and Monty
Friday 27-May-11, 11:00 AMA trip to the kitchen becomes a fantastic adventure when 5-year-old Maddie decides to take her toy dinosaur Monty for a midnight snack.
Friday 27-May-2011, 11:00 AMClancy is desperate to fit in as an Aussie. His teacher helps him see the values and similarities of the two cultures and he starts to feel less torn.
Tuck Your Shirt In Amigo
Friday 27-May-2011, 11:00 AMA spaghetti Western in which a lonely drifter student comes up against the shiny Prefectís badge of the law.