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The Screen Guide

Short narrative in which two young brothers share a preoccupation with cockroaches. This is the bond which allows one of the boys to communicate with his autistic brother. Their relationship is interrupted by their parents' decision to put the autistic child into a foster home.

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Crew

Director
Christopher Tuckfield
Writers
Robert Carter
Producer
Unjoo Moon
Dir. of Photography:
Roman Baska
Composer:
Elliott Gyger
Editor:
Christine Jeffs
Production Designer:
Louise Lammers

Cast

Cast
Ashley Bindon - David Kaff - Anne Tenney - Patrick Dickson - Gennie Nevison - John Dicks

Production Details

Production Completion Date
1991

Selected Awards & Festivals

  • Rencontres Internationales Henri Langloise
    (1996)
  • Madrid Film Week
    (1993)
  • Golden Gate Awards - San Francisco Film Society
    (1992)
  • Dendy Awards for Australian Short Films
    (1992)
  • Mumbai International Film Festival for Documentary, Short & Animation Films
    (1992)
  • Toowoomba Film Festival
    (1991)
  • RIHL Student Festival
    (1991)
  • Media 10/10 Festival
    (1991)
  • Internationales Essener Kinderfilmfestival im Ruhrgebiet
    (1991)
  • The Netherlands National Children's Youth Film Centre
    (1991)
  • Chicago International Film Festival
    (1991)
  • Bilbao International Festival of Documentary & Short Films
    (1991)
  • Bilbao (Bizakai) Fest Of Films & Sports
    (1991)
  • Belfort Festival
    (1991)