Skip to main content

Wait Til Your Father Gets Home

Australia, 2001 (MIFF 2001, Fiction)

Director: Martin Wilson

Life hasn't been the same for Seth Selwyn since the death of his beloved father. So, with a little help from Jesus, a heavy-duty battery and a set of jump leads, Seth is planning a family reunion.

See also...

Together in the Middle of Nowhere

Vince embarks on a surreal, drug addled journey into the night while his girlfriend works a double shift in a strip joint. Over one night, they journey into the depths of their hearts to find out ... More »

The Smell that Killed Him

A tantalising smell draws an old man from his deathbed. Overcoming severe obstacles, he finally reaches the source of the smell - the smell that kills him. (Not screen­ing in odourama) ... More »

Blow

Rebecca, 15, is struggling with something big. Every morning, she sneezes violently. Exactly nine sneezes every time, her mother insists. Rebecca feels allergic to life, and needs to admit a big ... More »

Broken

Shelley uses her parents handycam to record her final year break-up party and ends up filming what breaks inside her. Shot completely in one take, this film is disarmmgly real in both style and ... More »

Beach Story

Portrait of a family who are not as cool as they'd like to be-even at the beach! Subtle nuance is ever present in this beautifully shot film, as family dynamics and the awkward­ness of puberty ... More »

Goldfish

A boy, a girl and the ultimate question. ... More »

Select a festival
Search The Film Archive
Browse By Director