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When juvenile inmate Malcolm is offered a chance at parole, he is torn between his chance for freedom and protecting the one he loves.

Happening Films, Screen Australia

Producer: Jannine Barnes
Director: Grant Scicluna
Writer: Grant Scicluna
Director of Photography: Franc Biffone
Editor: Anthony Cox

Starring: Reef Ireland, Shannon Gowacki, Frank Sweet and Luke Mullins.

Website available here.


2012 Berlin International Film Festival
2012 Sydney Film Festival
2012 Iris Prize

Won Australian Screen Editors Guild “Ellie” Awards 2012 (AUS) - Best Editing in a Short Film;
Won Iris Prize Festival 2012 (UK) - Iris Prize;
Won St Kilda Film Festival 2012 (AUS) - SBS Television Award;
Won Melbourne Queer Film Festival 2012 (AUS) - Best Australian Short Film, Audience Choice Award for Best Short Film;
Won Show Me Shorts 2013 (NZ) - Best International Short Film;
Won Sydney Mardi Gras Film Festival 2013 (AUS) - Queer Perspective Award;
Won LesCineGaiMad 2013 (ESP) - Best Short Film.
Nominated 62nd Berlin International Film Festival 2012 (GRE) - Crystal Bear, Teddy Awards;
Nominated Sydney Film Festival 2012 (AUS) - Dendy Award for Best Australian Short Film.