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A nine-year-old boy is caught in a dragnet of squares. Two cops - a stool -pigeon - and Mum and Dad.
It's 197 and the dragnet of New Zealand suburbis is closing in on nine-year-old Jonny. Police, parents and a stool pigeon - they all want him for questioning.
Jonathan Ogilvie is an award-winninf filmmaker. His short films Despondent Divorceee and This Film is A Dog have both been honoured in recent years with Official Selection at the Cannes Film Festival.
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