Shorts program + Opening party
125 minutes | Unclassified, no under 16s unless with an adult
Stranger With My Face is all about bringing genre talent to new audiences. With this in mind, this year we’re opening the festival with the shorts program. These films will challenge, frighten and intrigue, with something for all tastes—from animation to art house, from social realism to fantasy, from dark sci-fi to horror comedy.
Nasty, directed by Prano Bailey-Bond (UK)
Blame, directed by Kellee Terrell (USA)
Can You See Them? directed by Polly Staniford and Mike Staniford (Australia)
The Betrayal directed by Susan Young (UK)
ReStart directed by Olga Osorio (Spain)
The Goblin Baby directed by Shoshana Rosenbuam (USA)
Measure directed by Shelagh Rowan-Legg (Canada/UK)
Abaddon directed by Samantha Ferguson (Australia)
Vintage Blood directed by Abigail Blackmore (UK)
This screening will be preceded by some short speeches to open the festival.
Filmmakers Shoshana Rosenbaum and Samantha Ferguson will be present for a post-screening Q&A.
Live music! Lucky door prizes! Red carpet photos!
Ticketholders are entitled to one free drink (sparkling wine or beer) at the after party which will be held in the Festival Club.
8 PM, THURSDAY, 14 APRIL
PEACOCK THEATRE, SALAMANCA ARTS CENTRE
TICKETS $22/$18 OR WITH FEST PASS
Concessions: ADG/MEAA/AWG/TaFA members, Healthcare Card, Seniors Card, under 16s