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At The Formal

Australia, 2010 (MIFF 2011, Fiction Shorts)

Director: Andrew Kavanagh

At The Formal

Slow motion and an extended long take are used to make the ritualised dynamics of a high school formal increasingly sinister and disturbing.

D/S Andrew Kavanagh P Ramona Telecican WS VCA School of Film & Television L no dialogue TD HD Cam/2010

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