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Turn
2005 // 10 mins // Super 16mm
Writer & Director: Michael Lucas

Two drivers - ambitious Christine and struggling Leo - find themselves stuck in a side alley as they attempt to turn on to an impenetrable motorway. As minutes turn to hours, and hours turn to days, Christine and Leo realise they are completely trapped together, and must find a way to survive ...

Awards
Audience Favourite, Best Cinematography & Best Actress 
Punter's Choice
Honourable Mention
3rd Prize


Newcastle Film Festival 2005

Fitzroy Shorts October 2005
DragonCon Independent Film Festival 2005
Classic Short Cinema Screenplay Award, Glen Eira Literary Awards 2004

Festivals
2006 
Edmonton Film Festival
Australian International Film Festival
Fantasy Worldwide Film Festival
Films From Down Under, Cannes
Conflux Film Festival
Newtown Flicks Short Film Festival
Heart of Gold International Film Festival
Brussels Int Festival of Fantastic Film
The Method Fest
Snowyfest
Byron Bay Film Festival
Omaha Film Festival

2005 
St. Louis International Film Festival
Canberra Short Film Festival
Homebrewed Film Festival
Newcastle Film Festival
DragonCon Independent Film Festival
Falls Creek Film Festival
In the Bin Film Festival
Fitzroy Shorts

 




Christine
Leo


Cast

Marney McQueen
Peter Templeman


Written and Directed by
Produced by
Director of Photography
Production Designer
Sound Designer
Editor
Composer

Crew
Michael Lucas 
Stuart Parkyn 
Shing Fung Cheung
Zoe Finch
Luke Mynott
Tamara Meem
Jessica Wells

(c) 2005 Australian Film Television and Radio School.
Filmed at Sydney and North Ryde, NSW, Australia.