TV Series Index



Produced by Porchlight Films Pty Ltd
Producer: Liz Watts
Writers: Miranda Nation, Tamara Asmar, Anya Beyersdorf
Director: Miranda Nation

A woman is faced with the choice between saving her daughter and saving a humanity teetering on the brink of extinction.


All Thumbs

Produced by Jungle
Creator: Demon Herriman

Three social outcasts cross paths in their separate attempts to conquer their failings and find love.

Cast: Demon Herriman

Australian Gangster

Produced by Roadshow Rough Diamond
Producers: John Edwards, Dan Edwards
Writers: Gregor Jordan and Malcolm Knox
Director: Daina Reid
Network: Seven

A wild tale of gangster ambition. The Instagram generation westie underworld collides with Sydney's glamorous social elite. A world of spray tans, steroids, tatts, laundered drug money and Lamborghinis. All of this and the pursuit of a happy family life. It's very funny, even amidst all the murders and mayhem.


Between Two Worlds

Produced by
Network: Seven

From Australia’s most prolific creator/writer Bevan Lee comes an intense, high concept contemporary drama series about two disparate and disconnected worlds, thrown together by death and a sacrifice in one and the chance for new life in the other. Bold, daring, emotionally gripping, fast paced and unpredictable, BETWEEN TWO WORLDS will push the boundaries of popular commercial drama in Australia.


Diary of an Uber Driver

Produced by Revlover Films
Producers: Lauren Edwards, Martha Coleman
Writer: Thomas Ward
Director: Matthew Moore

The series follows Uber driver Ben as tries to figure out what he should be doing while helping others get where they’re going. Against the ticking clock of impending fatherhood Ben must decipher what being ‘relevant’ looks like in a relationship that seems to think he’s surplus to requirements.

Cast: Sam Cotton, Zahra Newman, John Bell, Caroline Brazier, Ed Oxenbould, Julian Maroun, Emily Barclay

Doctor Doctor - series 4

Produced by Easy Tiger Productions
Network: Nine

Australia’s favourite bad boy, Dr Hugh Knight (Rodger Corser), and his marvellously dysfunctional family return for a fourth series of Nine’s sensational drama series, Doctor Doctor. After serving out his probation in rural Whyhope and saving the family farm, life is about to go totally, disastrously wrong for Hugh. And this time, his friends and family won’t be making it any easier for him.

Cast: Rodger Corser, Nicole da Silva, Ryan Johnson, Tina Bursill, Hayley McElhinney, Matt Castley, Chloe Bayliss, Charles Wu, Belinda Bromilow

Drop Dead Weird - series 2

Produced by Ambience Entertainment
Producers: Sally Browning, Paul Cummins, Monica O'Brien
Network: Seven

DROP DEAD WEIRD follows the continued hilarious antics of an Australian family who moved to Tubbershandy, an isolated seaside village in Western Ireland, to save the family B&B from the grasping hands of local identity and school principal Bunni Shanahan who is ready to takeover. With three 'fish-out-of-water' Aussie kids, one kooky Irish grandfather and two recently zombified parents, running a B&B in a remote seaside Irish village, things are going to get weird... DROP DEAD WEIRD!

Cast: Sofia Nolan, Jack Riley, Adele Cosentino, Amanda Bishop, David Collins, Pauline McLynn, Maeliosa Stafford, David Rawle, Lucy Maher

The End

Produced by See-Saw Films
Producers: Carol Hughes, Louise Smith
Writer: Samantha Strauss
Director: Jessica M. Thompson

A multi-generational TV drama which centres on people who are trying to figure out how to die with dignity.

Cast: Frances O'Connor, Harriet Walter, Morgana Davies, Ingrid Torelli, Noni Hazlehurst, Robyn Nevin, Luke Arnold, John Waters, Alex Dimitriades, Roy Billing

Five Bedrooms

Produced by Hoodlum Entertainment
Executive Producers: Nathan Mayfield, Tracey Robertson
Producer: Pino Amenta
Writers: Michael Lucas, Christine Bartlett
Network: 10

Five Bedrooms tells the story of a group of very different people. With very different backgrounds. At very different stages of life. All bonded by where they found themselves seated at a wedding. The singles table. After a few too many champagnes (and wines and whiskeys and beers), the solution to all of their problems seems to be buying a house together. A really big, five bedroom house. How ridiculous, right? A recipe for disaster, surely? But the more they consider it, the more they realise that their alcohol infused idea actually has some merit. (8x42min)

Cast: Kat Stewart, Stephen Peacocke, Doris Younane, Katie Robertson, Roy Joseph, Kate Jenkinson, Hugh Sheridan


Produced by Merman Television in association with Guesswork
Network: ABC

Set in 1989, Frayed follows the story of a well-to-do London housewife who suddenly finds herself back in the Australian town she grew up in, facing the flawed family she left behind.

Cast: Sarah Kendall, Matt Passmore

The Gates of Hell

Produced by December Media
Network: ABC

A 10-part drama series from the producers of The Doctor Blake Mysteries based on the Monsarrat book series by Meg and Tom Keneally. The first book in the series, The Soldier's Curse, centres on Hugh Llewellyn Monsarrat, a prisoner turned chief lawman in the convict settlements of early 19th century Australia. The only way Monsarrat can stay out of jail is to solve a string of murders with the help of his housekeeper Hannah Mulrooney.

Cast: tba

The Housemate

Produced by Chips and Gravy Films
Producer: Amanda Reedy
Writers: Gemma Bird Matheson, Alexandra Keddie
Director: Hayden Mustica
Network: online

Follows Alex and Gemma as they get to know a host of potential housemates over several weeks, eliminating them from the competition one by one until they finally find the housemate of their dreams. Through heartbreak and heartache, Alex and Gemma learn who is ready to put themselves on the line for an affordable, good-sized, light-filled room with built-ins in Melbourne's inner-east.

Cast: Alexandra Keddie, Gemma Bird Matheson

The Hunting

Produced by Closer Productions
Creators: Sophie Hyde and Matthew Cormack
Executive Producer: Sue Masters
Producers: Rebecca Summerton, Sophie Hyde, Lisa Scott
Writers: Matthew Cormack, Niki Aken
Director: Ana Kokkinos, Sophie Hyde
Network: SBS

Drama centring on two high school teachers who discover students are sharing explicit photos of their underage friends and peers — a revelation that puts unbearable stress on the tightly woven lives of four teenagers and their families. (4x54min)

Cast: Asher Keddie, Richard Roxburgh, Sam Reid, Jessica De Gouw, Luca Sardelis, Yazeed Daher, Kavitha Anandasivam, Alex Cusack, Pamela Rabe, Leah Vandenberg, Rodney Afif, Sachin Joab, Elena Carapetis, Anni Lindner

The InBESTigators

Produced by Gristmill
Producers: Robyn Butler, Wayne Hope, Greg Sitch, Bernadette O'Mahoney
Writers: Robyn Butler, Wayne Hope, Molly Daniels, Lisa Marie Corso, Maddy Butler, Jayden Mascuilli, Bob Franklin
Directors: Wayne Hope, Robyn Butler, Ian Reiser, Nina Buxton
Network: ABC/Netflix

Ezra, Maudie, Ava and Kyle are The InBESTigators. Operating out of the granny flat in Ezra's backyard, these disparate kids from Grade Five are led by Maudie, a freakishly gifted observer of human behaviour. As Maudie manages to solve one thorny school or neighbourhood mystery after another, she and Ezra, Ava and Kyle discover what motivates a crime. While every episode offers a compelling puzzle to crack, at its core the show is a character comedy with heart. (20x30min/40x15min)

Cast: Aston Droomer (Ezra), Anna Cooke (Maudie), Abby Bergman (Ava) and Jamil Smyth-Secka (Kyle)


Produced by Red Empire Productions
Producers: David Aponas, Amie Casey
Writer: Ellie Popov
Director: Nick Kozakis

A socially awkward tech wizard, Wyatt finds his life turned upside down when he is kidnapped and thrust into the underground cyberpunk world of the Circuit Games; forcing Wyatt to chose between glory and his instincts as the mystery surrounding the game's controversial technology deepens.

Cast: Dan Ewing, Charles Terrier, Ellio Popov, Amie Casey, Brooke Nichole Lee, Hugh Parker, Christopher Kirby, Louis Mandylor, Samantha Jean


Produced by Komixx Entertainment and Feisty Dame Productions for the ABC
Executive Producer (ABC): Jan Stradling
Producers: Amanda Morrison, Tania Chambers, Melanie Halsall
Writers: Melanie Halsall, Dan Berlinka, Ron Elliott, Heather Wilson, Jessica Brookman, Roger Monk
Directors: Renée Webster, Nicholas Verso
Network: ABC Me (2020)

Itch is a 10-part children’s live-action adventure series that tells the adventures of Itchingham Lofte – a science obsessed teenager who pursues an unusual and sometimes dangerous hobby of collecting all the elements on the Periodic Table. When he discovers a new element with extraordinary powers he is forced to go on the run to protect it from a sinister organisation who wants it for its own ends. Adapted from Simon Mayo's novel of the same name.

Cast: Samuel Ireland, Melanie Wozniak, Charles Russell, Kylah Day, Harrison Popple, Henry Mendez, Keala Kern

Les Norton

Produced by Roadshow Rough Diamond
Producers: Daniel Edwards, John Edwards
Writers: Christopher Lee, Samantha Winston, Shanti Gudgeon, Malcolm Knox, Jessica Tuckwell
Directors: Jocelyn Moorhouse, Fadia Abboud, David Caesar, Morgan O’Neill
Network: ABC

Set in 1985, the series will follow the exploits of Les Norton, a country bloke from outback Queensland. On the run from a troubled past, he blows into Sydney where he lands a job as a bouncer at a notorious illegal casino in Kings Cross. A classic fish out of water who’s desperate to get home, he soon finds himself seduced by the city’s illicit charms and dragged into a web of underground criminality. (10x45min)

Cast: Rebel Wilson, David Wenham, Alexander Bertrand, Hunter Page-Lochard, Steve Le Marquand, Syd Zygier, Pallavi Sharda, Justin Rosniak, Kate Box


Produced by Mad Kids Pty Ltd
Producer: Lauren Elliott
Writers: Lucy Durack, Jessica Murray, Leon Murray
Director: Zoe Pepper
Network: online

A 7-part romantic comedy web series. Set entirely in an elevator, the series will be an intimate look at the literal and metaphorical ups and downs of artist Olivia and uptight Simon as they travel the floors of their corporate office building.

Cast: Lucy Durack, Duncan Ragg, Mark Coles Smith, Vivienne Garrett

Lucy and DiC

Produced by We Made A Thing Studios
Producer: Tom Phillips
Writers: Jeremy Kelly-Bakker, Tom Phillips
Director: Jeremy Kelly-Bakker

It’s about a Lucy, a girl who’s always on the look out for simple ways to improve her life. And D.i.C, her talking support drone who even with all the knowledge in the world… can be a bit of an asshole. (48min)

Cast: Lucy Gransbury

Mr Black

Produced by CJZ
Creator: Adam Zwar
Producer: Timothy Powell
Writers: Adam Zwar, Amanda Brotchie
Directors: Amanda Brotchie, Clayton Jacobson
Network: Ten

Mr. Black is an old-school sports journalist who unexpectedly has to move in with his daughter, Angela. What he finds out is that her boyfriend, the sensitive Fin, has also recently moved in. It’s game on.

Cast: Stephen Curry as Mr Black, Nadine Garner as Rowena Black, Nick Russell as Fin Cruickshank, Sophie Wright as Angela Black, Paul Denny as Malcolm

My Life is Murder

Produced by CJZ
Executive Producers: Lucy Lawless,
Writers: Jane Allen, Peter Gawler, Claire Tonkin
Network: Ten

Lucy Lawless stars as complex, contrary and compelling investigator Alexa Crowe, who cannot help fighting the good fight - whether it is solving murders or combatting the small frustrations of everyday life. Fearless and unapologetic, Alexa's unique skills and insights into the darker quirks of human nature, allows her to provoke, comfort and push the right buttons as she unravels the truth behind the most baffling of crimes. (10x45min)

Cast: Lucy Lawless, et al.

News Junkies

Produced by Weave Films
Producers: Kristy O'Brien, Emma Masters
Writer: Lucy McNally
Director: Emma Masters
Network: web series

Wannabe hotshot journalist Elle Walker faces a baptism of fire when she's banished from Sydney to a tabloid television newsroom in remote northern Australia

Cast: Ciella Williams as Elle Walker, Amy Hetherington as Cheree "Bullet" Ryder, Peter Stretton as Bruce McCarthy, Verity Martyn as Stacey Meldrum, Stuart Fong as Stan Lee, Rob Collins as Jimmy Tiwi


Produced by Matchbox Productions
Producers: Stephen Corvini, Alice Nash
Writers: Bruce Gladwin, Chris Anastassiades, Stuart Page, Dannika Horvat, Tim Williams
Director: Bruce Gladwin

When cleaners Des and Tam come into contact with The Animal, their lives take an unexpected turn from model citizens to renegade members of The Resistance.


Over and Out

Produced by
Producers: Christiaan Van Vuuren, Bridget Callow-Wright
Writers: Adele Vuko, Christiaan Van Vuuren
Director: Connor Van Vuuren

Two new parents struggle to survive the age old trials and tribulations of raising babies... Oh yeah... Whilst being smack bang in the middle of the Post-Apocalypse.

Cast: Christiaan Van Vurren, Adele Vuko

Patricia Moore

Produced by Cobbstar Productions & Blacksheep Films
Executive Producers: Brian Cobb, Mathieu Van de Velde
Producer: Chris Thompson
Writer: Blake Fraser
Director: Blake Fraser
Network: digital

Patricia Moore, 16, hunts to feed her cannibal family when they are hungry. When she meets Toby, who ignites her desire to live a normal teenage life, Patricia is challenged by the family's number one rule... Never fall in love with the food! (10x10min)

Cast: Danielle Cormack, Les Hill, Jack Ruwald, Joe Klocek, Jeanete Cronin

Robbie Hood

Produced by Ludo Studio Pty Ltd
Executive Producers: Charlie Aspinwall, Daley Pearson
Producers: Tanith Glynn-Maloney, Meg O'Connell
Creator/Writer: Dylan River
Director: Dylan River
Network: SBS

Robbie is a troublemaker with a heart of gold living in a remote Aboriginal community in Central Australia, wreaking havoc with his merry gang; they’re in their mid-teens, young enough to get a slap on the wrist by the law, old enough to know better. (6x10min)



Produced by ITV and Every Cloud Productions
Executive Producers: Deb Cox, Sigrid Thornton, Fiona Eager, David Mott
Producer: Lois Randall
Writers: Deb Cox, Elizabeth Coleman, Jo Martino, Michael Millar, Jaime Marc Browne, Ian Meadows, Joshua Mapleston
Network: Nine

Twenty years on, Laura returns to the beachside paradise of Pearl Bay. However, it seems that this time around Pearl Bay needs Laura just as much as she needs it. (8x45min)

Cast: Sigrid Thornton, John Howard, et al.


Produced by Headspace Entertainment
Executive Producers: Georgia Mappin, Darren McFarlane Writers: Jaime Browne, Jub Clerc
Director: Tony Rogers

From director Tony Rogers, writer Jaime Browne and author Strephyn Mappin comes a darkly comic coming of age story set in 1970’s country Australia, inside a family defined by tradition…ritualised cannibalism.


Secret Bridesmaids’ Business

Produced by Seven Studios
Network: Seven

The lives of three friends are inextricably changed when one of them unwittingly invites a malevolent stranger into their world. A tangle of lies and laughter collides with a stalker’s chilling obsession in this contemporary adaptation of Elizabeth Coleman’s smash hit play.


The Secrets She Keeps

Produced by
Network: 10

A dark tale of two women from very different walks of life who have one thing in common – explosive secrets that could destroy their lives.


Seven Little Australians

Produced by Every Cloud Productions
Executive Producers: Fiona Eagger, Deb Cox
Writer: Elizabeth Coleman

Seven unruly, mischievous and quintessentially Australian children drive their disciplinarian father to distraction in this long-awaited return of the Australian literary and television classic.


The Skinner Boys - series 2

Produced by Telegael
Producers: Suzanne Ryan, Paul Cummings
Director: Eugene Linkov

After world explorer Augustus Skinner dies his three young teen grandsons have inherited the a mansion and its contents. But Grandfather Skinner also left them a big surprise — they are now Guardians of the Lost Secrets... a collection of unique artefacts across the world that possess incredible powers. A fourth Guardian, teenage cousin Tara may be their biggest challenge of all.


The Strange Chores

Produced by Media World and Ludo Studio.
Producers: Colin South, Charlie Aspinwall
Writers: Daley Pearson, Luke Tierney, John McGeachin, Brendan Luno, Tim Bain
Director: Scott Vanden Bosch
Network: ABC

Two teenage wannabe warrior-heroes and a spirited ghost girl master the skills they need to replace an ageing monster-slayer by doing his strange, supernatural chores… (26x11min)

Cast: Nick Tate, Charlotte Nicdao, Michael Philippou, Julian Dennison

Tips for Married Life

Produced by Endemol Australia
Producers: Mimi Butler
Executive Producers: Janeen Faithfull, John Edwards
Writer: Justin Monjo
Network: Nine

A grieving career wife has to wise up and fight for survival when she finds herself responsible for her dead husband's criminal debts and wrongdoings.


The Unlisted

Produced by Aquarius Films
Producers: Angie Fielder, Polly Staniford
Writers: Mithila Gupta, Timothy Lee, Tristram Baumber, Jane Allen, Greg Waters
Directors: Rhys Graham, Corrie Chen, Sian Davies
Network: ABC

Twelve-year-old identical twins Dru and Kal discover that the world's wealthiest individuals have created a secret society, named The Entity, who plan to impose global control over the world's youth. Using high-tech electronic implants, they plan to create an army of young soldiers who can be manipulated to obey any order. Dru and Kal, with the help of a group of underground vigilante kids — The Unlisted — realise they need to stop The Entity before it's too late. (15x30min)


We Were Tomorrow

Produced by Mad Lane Productions
Executive Producer: Amie Casey
Producer: Madeleine Kennedy
Writers: Madeleine Kennedy
Director: Darwin Brooks

When a meteor collides with the moon, the Earth is ravaged by catastrophic natural disasters. A small percentage of the population is relocated to an alternate world — the New World — and given three lifetimes to rebuild humanity. With the New World in dire straits, twin siblings, Noah and Evelyn, must navigate through three lifetimes to find William and Siena, who bare the other half of their branded keys. The keys, when connected, open a doorway to Earth, a year before the meteor hits, enabling them to warn mankind. Cain, a man cursed with immortality, hunts them down to stop them. (4x1hr)

Cast: Chai Romruen, Madeleine Kennedy, Tim Pocock, Alicia Banit, Gyton Grantley, Nikolai Nikolaeff, Chris Kirby, Lara Jean Marshall, Maya Stange, Amie Casey, Haiden Walker, David Beamish, Hallie Baker


Produced by Undergrowth
Producers: Timothy Parish, Meredith Garlick
Writers: Philip Tarl Denson, John Saunders
Director: John Saunders

Animated. A young Indigenous superhero working for the Government uncovers a vast conspiracy regarding the disturbing reality behind the superhero program and its connection with the mysterious death of his father.

Cast: Mark Coles-Smith, Steven Oliver, Ebony McGuire, Anthony Ahern


The Gloaming

Produced by Sweet Potato Films Pty Ltd & M4 Entertainment Pty Ltd
Producers: Vicki Madden, John Molloy
Writer: Vicki Madden
Network: Stan (2019)

A reunited Victorian detective and Tasmanian police officer must overcome the shared grief of their personal history to pursue a killer whose ritualistic crimes re-open the wounds of the past. Created and written by Vicki Madden, co-creator and showrunner of The Kettering Incident.



Produced by Werner Film Productions Pty Ltd
Producer: Joanna Werner
Writers: Megan Simpson Huberman, Steven McGregor
Director: Wayne Blair

A two-part event mini-series based on the inspiring true life story of world champion tennis player Evonne Goolagong, one of Australia’s best known and most loved sporting heroes.


Halifax Retribution

Produced by Beyond Entertainment Pty Ltd
Producers: Louisa Kors, Roger Simpson
Writers: Jan Sardi, Roger Simpson, Mac Gudgeon
Network: Nine

Cast: Rebecca Gibney


Produced by Northern Pictures Pty Ltd
Producer: Joanne Weatherstone
Writers: Guy Edmonds, Matthew Zeremes
Directors: Darren Ashton, Kacie Anning, Fadia Abboud

A comedy series that follows fish-out-of-water MIKEY and his two misfit mates, SALWA and JERRY. Their goal? Make Mikey the sweetest-bestest-acest handball champ Western Sydney’s ever seen. He’s got the most powerful strike in the world, if only he could make the ball land in the right suburb! (13x30min)

Cast: Semisi Cheekam, Reannah Hamdan, Erin Chow, Logan Regeber, Helen Dallimore, Maria Walker, Dama Sao-Mafiti, Guy Edmonds, Matt Zeremes

Harrow - series 2

Produced by Hoodlum Entertainment
Producers: Tracey Robertson, Nathan Mayfield
Network: ABC

The brilliant, unorthodox forensic pathologist Dr Daniel Harrow is back. Waking in hospital after his near-fatal shooting, he is determined to piece together the puzzle of who wanted him dead and why. Concerned friends and family urge Harrow to rest - but of course, Harrow cannot! Harrow dives straight back into work, solving new cases every episode with the help of an extraordinarily intelligent new colleague, while doggedly pursuing the truth behind his own brush with death.

Cast: Ioan Gruffudd, Remy Hii, Anna Lise Phillips, Robyn Malcolm, Darren Gilshenan, Ella Newton, Joloene Anderson

Lambs of God

Produced by Lingo Pictures
Executive Producers: Helen Bowden, Penny Win, Mark Fennessy, Carl Fennessy
Producers: Jason Stephens, Sarah Lambert, Elisa Argenzio
Writer: Sarah Lambert
Director: Jeffrey Walker
Network: Foxtel

LAMBS OF GOD follows the journey of three Catholic nuns, Sisters Iphigenia, Margarita and Carla, who are the last remaining members of the enclosed order of St Agnes. They have forgotten the world outside until a young priest, Father Ignatius, pushes his way through the undergrowth in the hope of finding prime real estate. What unfolds is a psychological and frightening game of survival; a thrilling ride in which the nuns become criminals and Father Ignatius is forced to confront his own personal weaknesses. (2x120min)

Cast: Ann Dowd, Sam Reid, Essie Davis, Jessica Barden, John Bell, Damon Herriman, Daniel Henshall, Kate Mulvany


Produced by Playmaker Media
Producer: Diane Haddon
Writers: David Hubbard, David Eick
Directors: Shawn Seet, Jennifer Leacey, Peter Andrikidis

The series explores the darkest corners of the male psyche through the eyes of two fathers, one of whom is a serial-killer. Like most men, Leo and Mike try to do what's best for the people they love, the families they protect. But as both struggle to suppress their inner demons, the murder of a local teenager sets them on a course of mutual destruction that will emanate through every facet of their quiet, suburban community.

Cast: Aden Young, Sam Trammell, Simone Kessell, Laura Gordon, Gloria Garayua, Mitzi Ruhlmann, Millly Alcock, Ed Oxenbould, Finn Little, Anthony Phelan, Diana Glenn


Produced by Lingo Pictures
Executive Producers: Tim Minchin, Penny Win, Helen Bowden
Producers: Jason Stephens, Chris Taylor, Melissa Kelly
Writers: Chris Taylor, Tim Minchin, Kate Mulvany, Leon Ford
Director: Matthew Saville
Network: Foxtel

Lucky Flynn (Minchin) hasn’t spoken to his family in years. He’s broke, distant and damaged. He’s also a gifted pianist, whose talent for music is matched only by his talent for self-destruction. When he learns that his mother has only days left to live, Lucky sets off in a hire car to drive the 4000 kilometres from Sydney to Perth to say goodbye to her, taking with him his only cherished possession in the world – a battered and scarred upright piano. But what should have been a straightforward drive across the Nullarbor soon becomes a test of Lucky’s emotional fitness, when he (quite literally) runs into Meg Adams (Alcock), a hilarious, tough-as-nails teenager, who we soon discover has plenty of scars and secrets of her own.

Cast: Tim Minchin, Milly Alcock

Wentworth - series 7

Produced by FremantleMedia Australia



Alice Miranda Shines Bright

Produced by SLR Productions
Producers: Suzanne Ryan, Yasmin Jones
Writers: Tamara Asmar, Justine Juel Gillmer, Alexa Moses, Melanie Alexander
Directors: Jo-Anne Boag
Network: Nine

Alice Miranda is Australia’s newest heroine. An extraordinary young girl, who at the age of nine and three quarters has organised her own early entry into boarding school along with her cheeky pony, Bonaparte. Based on the award-winning books by bestselling Australian children's author Jacqueline Harvey.


Australia Day

Produced by Hoodlum Entertainment
Producers: Nathan Mayfield, Leigh McGrath
Writer: Stephen Irwin
Director: Claire McCarthy

Australia Day. Three young people are on the run. April Tucker, a 13-year-old indigenous girl. Sami Ghaznavi, a 17-year-old Iranian boy and S Mai, a 19-year-old Chinese woman. Each is scared. Subtle connections will draw these three braids progressively tighter until they reach their climaxes on that hot, contentious, enigmatic day on the calendar... Australia Day. Every one of our characters will have to make a sacrifice and pay a heavy price. Bad mistakes are made... yet people will step up. They will make change happen. And we learn that we do have power to decide our tribe, our place, the colour of our future Hope prevails.

Cast: Bryan Brown, Matt Le Nevez, Shari Sebbens