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Australia has long had a great track record as fertile ground for new talent. This selection runs the gamut from comedies through psychological thrillers and slow-burning dramas - all the way from the Land Down Under.

Short Films


A woman, long exiled from a small community, is on the verge of rejoining it when her hopes are turned upside down.

The Record - World’s Largest Family

Pim and Frank Belami strive to maintain their world-record title by attempting to fall pregnant with their 70th child.

A Short Film about Kissing

Chloé and Charlie are in love but the two are afraid to kiss, due to dangerous experiences of the past. What's the worst that could happen?


Fueled by jealousy, Dean, Ray and Paul kidnap golden boy Christian so Dean can gain the attention of Christian's girlfriend. But the prank soon swerves out of control.

Split Me

When 17-year-old aspiring bowler Joey discovers she can't join the over-40s women's team, will oddball and lactose-intolerant Scooter’s friendship be enough to brave this backwater town?

Third World Man

In a world of moral uncertainty, can the actions of one affect the lives of many? Who is this Third World Man?


A woman walking her dog alone in the bush has a strange encounter.

2017 ShortFest Archive