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Streamline MA 15+

Co–executive-produced by Ian Thorpe, this sports drama centres on a teenager fighting to stay afloat in the world of competitive swimming – and in his family life.

In this coming-of-age tale, Levi Miller (Red Dog: True Blue, Jasper Jones, Pan) plays Benjamin, a 15-year-old swimming prodigy whose disciplined world collapses in on itself when his long-absent father is released from prison. With buried traumas from his childhood brought back to the surface, catalysing a spate of self-destructive behaviours, will this young athlete’s promising career sink to the watery depths?

In his thought-provoking feature debut, writer/director Tyson Wade Johnston shines a piercing light on teenage masculinity, abandonment and the sometimes-damaging pressures of competitive sports. Based on his own experiences as an adolescent swimmer dealing with a broken family, this compelling film gains additional authenticity from Thorpe’s involvement as swim consultant and in cameo. Brought to life by a cast that includes Jason Isaacs (Harry Potter) and Jake Ryan (Savage, Underbelly), a tense, claustrophobic score, and stunning cinematography in and out of the water, Streamline will make you ask what it really takes to make a winner.

In Cinema

Thu 19 Aug 6:30 pm [13361]
Streamline (86 mins)
Comedy Theatre
Assisted ListeningAudio Description Wheelchair Access
Fri 20 Aug 7:30 pm [37412]
Streamline (86 mins)
Peninsula Cinemas Sorrento
Fri 20 Aug 9:15 pm [22421]
Streamline (86 mins)
Sun Theatre Yarraville
Assisted ListeningWheelchair Access
Sat 21 Aug 7:30 pm [38472]
Streamline (86 mins)
Wallis Cinemas Mildura
Sun 22 Aug 4:30 pm [36522]
Streamline (86 mins)
Paramount Cinemas Echuca
This session is bookable on a pass

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Key Cast
Hunter Page-Lochard, Jake Ryan, Jason Isaacs, Joey Vieira, Laura Gordon, Levi Miller, Sam Parsonson, Steve Bastoni, Tasia Zalar
Director
Tyson Wade Johnston
Producers
Blake Northfield, Jay Douglas, Nathan Walker
Screenwriter
Tyson Wade Johnston
Cinematographer
Michael Latham
Composer
Angela Little
Editors
Brett Manson, Bronwyn Ketels, Stephanie O’Brien
Premiere Status
World Premiere
Format
Digital
Company Credit
Distributor: Umbrella Entertainment

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