The Diver (2019) [Short]

Australia,France (MIFF 2020 )

A twentysomething man with inexplicably violent impulses finds solace in the watery depths.

Premiering in the Orrizonti section of the 2019 Venice Film Festival, The Diver centres on a young man with a tendency towards aggression. Fearing the worst, his father suggests diving as an outlet – but can these outbursts merely be submerged?

Featuring bold cinematography, strong performances and a masterful sense of atmosphere, this enigmatic film exemplifies the talents of Accelerator Lab alumni Jamie Helmer and Michael Leonard (The Knife Salesman, MIFF 2018).A twentysomething man with inexplicably violent impulses finds solace in the watery depths.

Premiering in the Orrizonti section of the 2019 Venice Film Festival, The Diver centres on a young man with a tendency towards aggression. Fearing the worst, his father suggests diving as an outlet – but can these outbursts merely be submerged?

Featuring bold cinematography, strong performances and a masterful sense of atmosphere, this enigmatic film exemplifies the talents of Accelerator Lab alumni Jamie Helmer and Michael Leonard (The Knife Salesman, MIFF 2018).A twentysomething man with inexplicably violent impulses finds solace in the watery depths.

Premiering in the Orrizonti section of the 2019 Venice Film Festival, The Diver centres on a young man with a tendency towards aggression. Fearing the worst, his father suggests diving as an outlet – but can these outbursts merely be submerged?

Featuring bold cinematography, strong performances and a masterful sense of atmosphere, this enigmatic film exemplifies the talents of Accelerator Lab alumni Jamie Helmer and Michael Leonard (The Knife Salesman, MIFF 2018).

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