PEEKABOO

writer/director
10 min drama, 2011

On the train home from the Easter Show, an over-tired little girl is hyped up by a stranger, who plays a game of peekaboo with her, until her mother, Jillian, begins to feel disturbed by the interest he’s showing. A short time later, the girl disappears in a carpark. When Jillian glimpses the man from the train she fears that her daughter has been abducted.

Finalist — Dendy Awards for Australian Short Films – Sydney Film Festival, Australia, 2011 (world premiere)

Official Selection – Australian Shorts Program – Melbourne International Film Festival, Australia, 2011

WINNER AUDIENCE AWARD – Canberra Short Film Festival, Australia, 2011

Official Selection – Wide Angle Short Film Showcase – Busan International Film Festival, South Korea, 2011 (international premiere)

WINNER BEST TASMANIAN SHORT FILM – BOFA Film Festival, Launceston, Australia, 2011

WINNER SHOWTIME TALENT ASSIST AWARD – SPAA, Australia, 2011

WINNER BEST EDITING – Flickerfest, Sydney, Australia, 2012

WINNER SBS AWARD

WINNER BEST EDITING

WINNER AUDIENCE AWARD – 18th World of Women’s Cinema Festival, Sydney, Australia, 2012

WINNER BEST FILM JUDGED BY INDUSTRY – West End Film Festival, Brisbane, Australia, 2012

Official Selection – Corinbank Festival, Brindabellas, Australia, 2012

HONOURABLE MENTION – Australian Film Festival, Sydney, Australia, 2012

WINNER BEST AUSTRALIAN FILM – Mudgee International Film Festival, Mudgee, Australia, 2012

WINNER PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD

WINNER EMERGING SCREENWRITER – Shorts Film Festival, Adelaide, Australia, 2012

NOMINATED BEST FILM – St. Kilda Film Festival, Melbourne, Australia, 2012

In competition – Seattle International Film Festival, 2012 (US premiere)

In competition- Ladakh International Film Festival, India, 2012

Official Selection – Revelation Perth International Film Festival, 2012

AICE Australian Film Festival – Haifa, Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Israel, 2012

Official Selection – Dungog Film Festival, Australia, 2012

In competition – Seattle International Film Festival, 2012 (US premiere)

In competition- Ladahk International Film Festival, India, 2012

AICE Australian Film Festival – Haifa, Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Israel, 2012

Official Selection – Revelation Perth International Film Festival, Australia, 2012

Official Selection – BUSHO – Budapest International Short Film Festival, Budapest, Hungary, 2012

Official Selection – Scone Short Film Festival, Scone, Australia, 2012

In competition – Rome International Film Festival, Georgia, USA, 2012

In competition – LAShortsFest, Los Angeles, USA, 2012

In competition – Milwaukee Film Festival, USA, 2012

In competition – Miami Short Film Festival, USA, 2012

In competition – Milwaukee Short Film Festival, USA, 2012

In competition – Cockatoo Island Film Festival, Australia, 2012

Official Selection – Couchfest, various USA, 2012

In competition – Tallgrass International Film Festival, Wichita, USA, 2012

In competition – St. Louis International Film Festival, USA, 2012

Nominated – Best Editing in a Short Film – Australian Screen Editors Guild, 2012

In competition – Dallas International Film Festival, USA, 2013

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