Warm Strangers


At the end of his journey, Jess attempts to reunite with his father whom he has not seen for years.

A short subject whose dialogue consists of a single word, "Dad".


Brad Byquar - son
Arthur Dignam - father
Release dates
1997 - Australia
PG - Parental guidance

A short subject filmed with a hand-held camera in black and white. The partly blurred view through the eyes of the son adds to its strong atmospheric message.

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Korff, J 2018, Warm Strangers, <>, retrieved 20 June 2021

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