A dark journey into the psyche of a nine-year-old boy struggling to understand the harsh circumstances of family life.
Even stray dogs remain elusive to Little Man, a nine-year-old boy who seeks to understand the remote world around him. He finds refuge with Kid, his younger, autistic sister who provides Little Man with a brief glimpse of another world. When Kid is forced to conform to unspoken family rules, this connection is broken forever.
Set against isolated forest country, Possum is a timeless and touching fable which journeys into the nether-region of a child’s imagination, a place where myth and reality become blurred.