Broken Line North
World Premiere: 66th Sydney Film Festival, 11 June 2019
2019, Drama, 16 minutes
A Lao-Australian woman driving from Melbourne to Brisbane picks up a teenage hitchhiker at a highway petrol station. For one brief night, these strangers' lives intersect.
Writer and Director: Sunday Emerson Gullifer
Producer: Bethany Bruce
Starring: Alice Keohavong (The Rocket, Pine Gap), Kai Lewins (Celeste)
Cinematographer Jack McAvoy
Sunday Emerson Gullifer's short film Broken Line North is the grateful recipient of the 2018 Lexus Australia Short Film Fellowship, presented by Sydney Film Festival. The Fellowship is the largest cash fellowship for short film in Australia, with up to four Fellowship winners receiving $50,000 each to produce their next short film in 2018, to premiere at the 66th Sydney Film Festival in 2019.