MAKEOVER

Synopsis

Lonely widower Horrie misses his wife (and dog) and decides it’s time to start dating again. He finds the perfect woman via a singles magazine, but before meeting, undertakes an elaborate and unconventional makeover. Can he keep up the façade, or will he be found out? A slightly twisted romantic-comedy.

Details

7 minutes

Awards

TROPFEST: 2ND PLACE, TROPFEST22
PENINSULA FILM FESTIVAL: 2ND PLACE & BEST SCREENPLAY
SHEPPARTON SHORTS, VIC: BEST FILM, PEOPLE’S CHOICE.
YOUNG AT HEART, REGIONAL NSW: PEOPLE’S CHOICE.
St. KILDA FILM FESTIVAL : BEST VISUAL EFFECTS
INDIAN FILM FESTIVAL MELBOURNE: BEST FILM
NARKOLEPSY, GRENOBLE, FRANCE: BEST FILM
HEATHCOTE FF, VIC: PEOPLE’S CHOICE.
CANBERRA FF, ACT: BEST POST PRODUCTION.
FORSTER FF, NSW: PEOPLE’S CHOICE.
BENALLA FF, VIC: PEOPLE’S CHOICE.
MADE IN MELBOURNE FF, VIC: BEST DIRECTOR.
THE GOOD DOG FF, NSW: PEOPLE’S CHOICE.
GOLD COAST FF (SIPFEST), QLD: BEST DIRECTOR.

Official Selections

LAS VEGAS FILM FESTIVAL, NEVADA, USA.
LANDLOCKED FILM FESTIVAL, IOWA, USA.
CINEFESTOZ, PERTH, AUSTRALIA.
LUMIERE BLANCHE, FRANCE.
TROPFEST, SPLENDOUR IN THE GRASS, NORTH BYRON.
HEART OF GOLD, GYMPIE, QLD, AUSTRALIA.
EDMONTON FILM FESTIVAL, CANADA.
BENDFILM FESTIVAL, BEND, OREGON, USA.
CANBERRA FILM FESTIVAL, AUSTRALIA
DUNGOG FESTIVAL, AUSTRALIA
ROTTOFEST, AUSTRALIA
BYRON BAY, NSW, AUSTRALIA.

This film is daring, a little disgusting, and, ultimately, extraordinarily entertaining.

LANDLOCKED FILM FESTIVAL, IOWA, USA

A marvelous film.

SCREEN ARTS HUB

Ripples and roars of laughter surged from the crowd.

OUT IN SYDNEY

A clear crowd favorite.

MUSIC FEEDS