Bollywood Dreaming


In Bollywood Dreaming Cornel Ozies tells the story of 16-year-old Jedda Rae Hill, a young African-American-Aboriginal girl who doesn't like to conform to the norm: she skates, does boxing and loves watching and dancing to Bollywood movies.

Her world is a mixture of real time and fantasy. Bollywood Dreaming follows her everyday life and explores her dreams of being a Bollywood actor.

Boys treat me like a girl sometimes, that's annoying!

— Jedda Rae Hill, actor


Jedda Rae Hill
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G - general

Bollywood Dreaming is part of Deadly Yarns 3, a collection of Indigenous short films.

Jedda Rae Hill also starred in several sequels of the Australian series The Circuit.

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