This Is Her


As she watches her younger self in the throes of childbirth, Evie’s deliciously wry commentary reveals exactly what life has in store for her new baby daughter, her loving husband - and the six-year-old ‘bitch’ who will one day steal his affections and destroy Evie’s life.

Complete, Released
Drama, Comedy


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Screenplay by: 
Director of Photography
2008 Qantas Film & Television Award for Outstanding Technical Contribution to a Short Film (Ginny Loane, Cinematographer), New Zealand; 2008 St Tropez Antipodes Film Festival, France- Baudin-Woodside Valley Foundation for Best Short Film, France ;2008 Best Audience Film Award - Prague International Short Film Festival, Czech Republic; 2009 Best Comedy Short -Aspen Shortsfest, USA; 2009 Future Filmmaker Award – Palm Springs Shortfest, USA; 2009 Audience Award for Best Short Film- Hamptons International Film Festival, USA; 2009 Venus de Badalona- Filmets de Badalona, Spain; also screened at 2008 62nd Edinburgh International Film Festival, Scotland; New Zealand International Film Festival; Melbourne International Film Festival; 35th Telluride Film Festival; 46th New York Film Festival; St Tropez Antipodes Film Festival; Prague International Short Film Festival; 2009 Flickerfest; 25th Sundance Film Festival; Santa Barbara Film Festival; Aspen Shortsfest; International Women’s Film Festival in Seoul; Magma Short Film Festival, New Zealand; Arizona International Film Festival; Seattle International Film Festival; CFC Worldwide Short Film Festival; Palm Springs Shortfest; Karlovy Vary International Film Festival; Just For Laughs International Comedy Festival, Canada; L.A. Shortsfest; Hofer Filmtage, Germany; Ourense Film Festival, Spain; Curtocircuito, Spain; 1-Reel Film Festival, USA; Hamptons International Film Festival; Filmets de Badalona, Spain; Aarhus Film Festival, Denmark; Asbury Shorts New York; 2010 Portland International Film Festival; Minimalen Short Film Festival, Norway; Feile na Bealtaine, Ireland; Flying Broom International Women’s Film Festival, Turkey; Maremetraggio Film Festival, Italy; Show Me Shorts Film Festival, NZ; imagineNATIVE, Canada; 2011 Wairoa Maori Film Festival, New Zealand
Technical information: 
35mm, 1.1.85, Dolby Digital, Colour

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