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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.

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