Ivan Sen (Mystery Road) directed the stunning short film Warm Strangers while a student at the Australian Film Television and Radio School.
In the last moments of his life, Jess, a young Aboriginal man, attempts to reunite with the father he has not seen for years.
A short subject whose dialogue consists of a single word, "Dad".
- Brad Byquar - son
Arthur Dignam - father
Tanith Glynn - girl
- 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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Other films by Ivan Sen
- 2002Beneath Clouds
- 2005Yellow Fella
- 2006Shifting Shelter 3
- 2006Aunty Connie
- 2007A Sister's Love
- 2008Fire Talker
- 2011Shifting Shelter 4
- 2013Mystery Road
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