Flickerfest 2018 - Short Laughs Comedy 112 mins

2486 Flickerfest 2018 - Short Laughs Comedy

Chortle your way through a hilarious off-kilter selection of funny shorts from across the world. This programme is a specially curated selection of highlights from Flickerfest’s comedy programmes in Bondi 2018.

Flickerfest, celebrating 27 years bringing you the Best of Australian shorts! ‘Now That’s A Short Film’,

Screening : On Tour | Runtime: 112 min | Classification: under 15 yrs to be w/adult

M.A.M.O.N

While Donald Trump is undergoing heart surgery, a portal to another reality opens.

Director: Alejandro Damiani | Writer: Ale Damiani, Santi Vecino, Juan Andrés Fontán, Javi Cruzado, Enrique Codesio | Producer: Juan José López | Runtime: 5min | Year: 2016 | Country: Spain

Fern

A woman loses her husband, and finds a potted plant. AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE

Director: Johnny Kelly | Writer: Johnny Kelly | Producer: Greet Kallikorm | Runtime: 6min | Year: 2017 | Country: United Kingdom

Ladylike

Maya and Cassie are going to rob Wayne Mason’s house. It should be one of the easiest scores the duo has ever made, if only they can keep their existential crises in check.

Director: Tel Benjamin | Writer: Tel Benjamin | Producer: Tel Benjamin, Alex Ditsas, Lucy Rennick | Runtime: 7min | Year: 2017 | Country: Australia

Smear

Chloe thinks she’s just going in for a routine pap-smear. Things do not go as planned. AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE

Director: Kate Herron | Writer: Kate Herron, Briony Redman | Producer: Douglas Cox | Runtime: 4min | Year: 2017 | Country: United Kingdom

Super Nice

In the very nice town of Berrifield, only one person can be the nicest. WORLD PREMIERE

Director: Jack Yabsley | Writer: Jack Yabsley | Producer: Fiona Pearson | Runtime: 8min | Year: 2017 | Country: Australia

It’s Complicated

When lonely Andy invites a girl whom he met online to his apartment, he falls head-over-heels for her despite his flatmate Nigel’s repeated attempts to point out her seemingly obvious flaw. AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE

Director: Grant De Sousa | Writer: Kelvin Wong | Producer: Justin Cohen, Tyrone Rubin, Alan Lawson | Runtime: 17min | Year: 2017 | Country: South Africa 

Catastrophe

When a little bird suddenly drops dead in it’s cage, all eyes are on the cat. NSW PREMIERE

Director: Jamille van Wijngaarden | Writer: Jamille van Wijngaarden | Producer: Derk-Jan Warrink, Koji Nelissen | Runtime: 2min | Year: 2017 | Country: Netherlands

Good Girls

Bonnie, Pinkman’s finest student and head girl takes us on a tour of her school as she tries to round up the school captains in time for the school photo. AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE

Director: Niamh McKeown | Writer: Niamh McKeown | Producer: Jack Cowhig | Runtime: 10min | Year: 2017 | Country: United Kingdom

Under The Hammer

A man struggles to stop his beloved family home from being sold from under him. WORLD PREMIERE

Director: Daniel Reisinger | Writer: Daniel Reisinger, Nicholas Boshier | Producer: Daniel Reisinger, Annie Schutt | Runtime: 14min | Year: 2017 | Country: Australia

Swiss Made

A satirical portrait of Switzerland, which makes use of aesthetic codes inspired by touristic language. AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE

Director: Sophie Wietlisbach | Writer: Sophie Wietlisbach | Producer: Sophie Wietlisbach | Runtime: 3min | Year: 2017 | Country: Switzerland

Your Call Is Important To Us

Your call is a short comedy that confirms our fears about what really goes on at call-centres when we’re asked, ‘Please hold?’ WORLD PREMIERE

Director: TJ Power | Writer: TJ Power | Producer: Riley Nottingham, Kathryn Power | Runtime: 15min | Year: 2017 | Country: Australia

Screening Sun 4 Mar at:

Camelot Outdoor - session times