GINDIE SHORTS SESSION 5

GINDIE SHORTS SESSION 5

 

 

Documentary | 1h 36m 

GINDIE21 Official Selection | 3x Australian Premiere

Screening from 16-23 July 2021

A collection of short documentaries.

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THE BLACK SPUR

THE BLACK SPUR

 

Director: Themba Wahlstrom | 22m 56s | Documentary | Australian Premiere | 2021 

Country: Australia | Language: English

Warren Meyer went on a hike early on a Sunday morning in 2008 around The Black Spur. He never returned. 10 years on, and we have a wild assortment of theories from organised crime to escaped psychiatric patients, to a sighting on the Italian riviera. Since his disappearance, his wife Zee has worked tirelessly to find out what has happened.

Palace

THE PALACE

 

Director: Jo Prichard | 28m 30s | Documentary | Australian Premiere | 2021 

Country: UK | Language:  English

The Palace film is a loud, emotional portrait of a unique community rooted in South London saying goodbye to their social hub and playground of the past 20 years. Told through the stories of the regulars that loved it, and the owner who couldn’t save it.

Death Cafe

DEATH CAFE

 

Director: Austin Salt-Cowell | 17m 10s| Documentary | Australian Premiere | 2020 

Country: New Zealand | Language:  English

A short documentary exploring the bizarre, yet supportive role of a Death Cafe, where strangers meet to discuss all forms of life and death, to form some closure about their recently-departed loved-ones.

A PLACE TO CALL HOME

A PLACE TO CALL HOME

 

Director: Lara Damiani | 26m | Documentary | 2020 

Country: Australia | Language: English

This documentary tells the story of the making of Emmaus Community in Perth, Western Australia an extraordinary place created by an extraordinary man Alan Archer.