PLAYING TIMES: 1PM (Cinema 1), 5PM (Cinema 3)
Writer/Director - Greta Nash
When 16-year-old private schoolgirl Carla hangs out with her three male best friends after school one day, she walks in on them to discover they have been messaging photos of unconsenting girls to the rest of their football team. When confronted by her crush Finn, Carla comes to realize that making the choice between staying silent or speaking out might come at the cost of her greatest friendships.
Producer: Honeylyn Lisson
Director of Photography: Max Walter
Production Designer: Shelley Williams
Costume Designer: Joe Noonan
Cast - Bride Noonan, Max Stephens, Charlie Hannaford, Isaac Anderson, Sunni Holt
About the director: Greta Nash is an emerging filmmaker from Melbourne, Australia. In 2015 she graduated from the Victorian College of the Arts with a Bachelor of Film and Television.
In 2018, Greta wrote, directed and edited the winning Tropfest film Two Piece which was selected by a jury headed by Academy Award Winner Susan Sarandon. The film also won Best Actress and was nominated for Best Screenplay. The event was broadcast live across Australia on ABC Comedy and YouTube and made available to stream on ABC iView. Locker Room premiered at the 2017 Melbourne International Film Festival, where she was also invited to take part in the prestigious Accelerator Lab for emerging Australian/New Zealand talent. It recently screened at the Academy Award Accredited Flickerfest 2018, where she was awarded the inaugural REBEL8 Award for Outstanding Emerging Female Director. Her graduate film Karma Police won Best Narrative Film at the 2016 Willoughby Short Film Festival.