BELOW

By Maziar LAHOOTI

WAZABI FILMS - as SALES All rights, World

Drama - Completed 2019

Darknet scammer DOUGIE needs to pay off his troublesome debts. Forced to work at an asylum, his inner hero is awoken to fulfil a key promise.

Festivals
& Awards

Melbourne International Film Festival 2019
Cinefest OZ 2019
    • Year of production
    • 2019
    • Genres
    • Drama, Black comedy
    • Countries
    • AUSTRALIA
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Budget
    • N/A
    • Duration
    • 93 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Maziar LAHOOTI
    • Writer(s)
    • Ian WILDING
    • Producer(s)
    • Nick BATZIAS, Veronica GLEESON, Kate NEYLON, Virginia WHITWELL
    • Synopsis
    • Darknet conman Dougie is recruited by his stepdad to work security at a refugee detention centre. There, Dougie is faced with a fight club style underground operation where detainees are forced to fight. When champion Azad is killed and his young sister left alone, Dougie locates his dormant conscience and takes a stand.