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Australia, 2000 (MIFF 2000, Fiction)

Director: Sirhat Caradee

When his gun-wielding friend cries out for him to 'RUN!', Arab-Australian teenager Benny sprints away from pursuing police. In one hand, he carries a watch case, a gift from the dying grandfather whose flat he has just left. As it flashes back and forth in time, Sirhat Caradee's film has a very visceral impact, driven by Antonio Gambale's pulsing score.

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