Skip to main content

Blue

USA, 1992 (MIFF 1993, Youth Film Festival)

Director: Salome Breziner

Blue and her grandfather have a close relation­ship. When he dies, Blue remembers that he's asked to be buried with certain items that rep­resent the life his wife, Blue's grandmother, wishes to ignore. How will Blue overcome her grandmother's resistance to her desire to fulfil her grandfather's last request?

See also...

Rebellion of the Flowers

A gardener turns from the lover and nurturer of his garden to a tyrant. But the flowers fight back! This animation looks at the effects of pos­itive (caring) and negative (abusive of power) ... More »

Behind the Scenes with David Hockney

Comedians Penn and Teller take us on a jour­ney through the world of art and find out about perspective, how artists create the illu­sion of depth and the work of David Hockney. A mixture of ... More »

Sour Death Balls

Mmmm. That looks good! I think I'll just pop it in my mouth... Oh no! Film-maker Jessica Yu invites her friends to taste a sour death ball and captures the looks on their faces as they eat it. ... More »

Kid

Imagination is a powerful thing and the imagi­nation of a child and a child at heart most pow­erful of all. The story of a little boy, his uncle the artist and a runaway rollercoaster car. ... More »

With Frogs and Fishes

A young woman searches through a whirlpool of emotion to understand the senseless drown­ing death of her first love. Told through a com­bination of dance and drama, it depicts a young woman's ... More »

NOT BAD FOR A GIRL

... ... A fascinating 'serious' exploration of all-female rock bands now referred to universally as the riot girl phenomenon. Self-styled Californian feminist psychologist Dr Lisa interviews the ... More »

Select a festival
Search The Film Archive
Browse By Director