My First Brush With the Law
A nine-year-old boy is caught in a dragnet of squares. Two cops - a stool -pigeon - and Mum and Dad.
It's 1970 and the dragnet of New Zealand suburbia 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-winning filmmaker. His short films Despondent Divorcee and This Film is A Dog have both been honoured in recent years with Official Selection at the Cannes Film Festival.