Next Gen Shorts (2021)

  • 2021
  • Shorts
  • 1h 26m

Next Gen Shorts 1

From talking A.I.s in dystopian futures to COVID-19-inspired ruminations, and reconciliation of different cultures by Women of Colour in the present, this diverse range of films showcases the creativity and talents of Australia and Aotearoa/New Zealand’s up-and-coming student filmmakers.

This bundle includes Next Gen 2 listed as bonus content below.

Thallium Enthusiasts
Director: Madeleine Neate | Writers: Madeleine Neate, Ben Bauchet | Producers: Mimi Rosenbaum, Matthew Bunin | Australia | 2019 | 2 mins

808
Director & Writer: Athina Wilson | Producer: India Williams | Australia | 2020 | 11 mins

Under the Surface
Director & Writer: Becki Bouchier | Australia | 2019 | 7 mins

Start Gate
Director & Writer: Sophie Ash | Producer: Paul Fletcher, Robert Stephenson | Australia | 2019 | 2 mins

Reflected
Director, Writer & Producer: Aly Zhang | Australia | 2019 | 7 mins

I Am Awake, Always
Director: Nyssa Mitchell | Writers: Nyssa Mitchell, Michael Morris | Producer: Amy Mai | Australia | 2019 | 12 mins

Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?
Director: Erika Felton | Producer: Mariella S. Solano | Australia | 2019 | 5 mins

Just that time of the month
Director, Writer & Producer: Tess McArthur-Dowty | Australia | 2019 | 6 mins

Unwilted
Director & Writer: Nicola Macindow | Producer: Oliver Ellis | Australia | 2020 | 11 mins

The Mirror
Director & Writer: Leila Murton Poole | Producer: Jara Gonzales, Leila Murton Poole | Australia | 2020 | 16 mins

Read more about these short films on the ACMI website

Language

English

Country

Australia

Bonus Content

Next Gen Shorts 2
1h 29m

BONUS CONTENT

Mother Tongue
Director & Writer: Jessica Li | Producer: Samantha Kwan, Heshi Wijerathna | Australia | 2020 | 11 mins English, Chinese with Subtitles

Teta Ya Teta - Grandma O’ Grandma
Director & Writer: Fatima El-Hassan | Producer: Ana Culanic | Australia | 2019 | 6 mins Arabic with Subtitles

One Thousand Eyes
Director: Nina Blasche | Australia | 2020 | 2 mins

Keeper
Director: Emmy Clifton | Australia | 2019 | 8 mins

Tether
Director & Writer: Eva Justine Torkkola | Australia | 2018 | 10 mins English, Chinese with Subtitles

_HyBrain
Director: Jessica Russell | Writer: Naoimh Healy | Producer: Peter Williams | Australia | 2019 | 10 mins

Sixteen
Director & Writer: Nahyeon Lee | Producer: Julie Zhu | Aotearoa New Zealand | 2019 | 12 mins

The Fox
Director & Writer: Kate Murray | Producer: Chanel Le Miere | Australia | 2020 | 15 mins

Pete’s Valve
Director & Writer: Katy-May Hudson | Producer: Samantha Slater | Australia, United States | 2019 | 10 mins

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