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The Stranger

Australia, 2010 (MIFF 2011, Fiction Shorts)

Director: Rodd Rathjen

The Stranger

A peculiar young man, seemingly without any awareness of social conventions, crashes a party. Is he looking for trouble, or just lonely?

D/S Rodd Rathjen P Rodd Rathjen, Nicolette Freeman WS VCA School of Film & Television L TD HD Cam/2010

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