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Side by Side

Australia, 2009 (MIFF 2009, Fiction Shorts)

Director: Nassiem Valamanesh

A boy and a girl watch strange yet familiar landscapes side by side, together yet alone.

D/S Nassiem Valamanesh P Selena Tan WS Paco Pictures TD digibeta/2009

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