When sixteen-year-old Jamie is introduced to a charismatic man, a friendship begins. As the relationship grows so do Jamie’s suspicions, until he finds his world threatened by both his loyalty for, and fear of, his newfound father-figure: John Bunting, Australia’s most notorious serial killer.
This first film by Justin Kurzel competed in this year’s Critics’ Week at the Cannes Film Festival, where it landed a special mention. The film also won the Audience Award at Adelaide Film Festival. Prior to this, Kurzel directed the short film Blue Tongue (2005).
Anna McLeish, Sarah Shaw
Warp Films Australia
Lucas Pittaway, Daniel Henshaw, Louise Harris
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