WEST OF SUNSHINE

EXILE ENTERTAINMENT - as DISTR / PROD

Drama - Completed 2017

A father grows increasingly desperate to pay back a debt to a loan shark, while looking after his young son.

Festivals
& Awards

La Biennale di Venezia - Venice FF 2017
Competition
    • Year of production
    • 2017
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • AUSTRALIA
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Budget
    • 1 - 3 M$
    • Duration
    • 78 mn
    • Synopsis
    • Separated from his family and caught in a cycle of gambling and debt, Jim has less than a day to repay a violent loan shark. His day is turned upside down when he must look after his young son who is on school holidays.

      Jim’s relationship with his son is tested as his plans to pay back the loan fail. When his last desperate effort to repay the debt puts his son’s life at risk, he must make a choice between his past and a second chance at life.