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Ali & the Ball

Australia, 2008 (MIFF 2008, Shorts)

Director: Alex Holmes

When Ali's mother has her greatest treasure taken from her, Ali hatches a plan to replace it with the help of a girl on the other side of the razor-wire fence.


D/S Alex Holmes P Helen Panckhurst TD digibeta/2008/15mins

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