By Stephan ELLIOTT


Comedy - Completed 2017

Australia, 1975. Hit by the sexual revolution, and the body of a 200-ton whale, the lives of three unique families are about to be turned upside down.

& Awards

Berlin European Film Market (EFM) 2018
    • Year of production
    • 2017
    • Genres
    • Comedy
    • Countries
    • Languages
    • Duration
    • 97 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Stephan ELLIOTT
    • Writer(s)
    • Stephan ELLIOTT
    • Producer(s)
    • Al CLARK, Jamie HILTON
    • Synopsis
    • Australia, 1975. The beach suburb of Dee Why is a place that revolves around surf mats, baby oil, boxed wine and the new miracle of Kentucky Fried Chicken.

      14 year-old Jeff tries to find his feet in a world changing faster than his hormones, and deal with his crush on shy and sensitive girl-next-door Melly.

      When the beach town suddenly hits the spotlight after the body of a 200-ton whale is washed ashore, Jeff and Melly think it’s the biggest thing that ever happened in their lives.

      Meanwhile, their eccentric parents are catching up with the sexual revolution that has also washed up on Australia’s beaches. And just like the decaying whale, it’s all about to go spectacularly wrong.