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1.5 minutes  |  Australia  |  2014


- This woman needs help. A very short comedy about regret.

With Helen Tonkin, Ryder Stevens & Simon Croker


Writer & director - Venetia Taylor
Camera & edit - Venetia Taylor
Sound mix - Nicholas Rowse
Original music - Gene Taylor

Screenings

2017 Official Selection Hackney Attic Film Festival, UK

2016 Official Selection Cine No Visto, Spain

2016 Official Selection ZZUB Fest, UK 

2016 Official Selection Via dei Corti, Italy 

2016 Official Selection Corto Corto Mon Amour, Italy 

2016 Official Selection Tegenstroom International Film Festival, Netherlands 

2016 Official Selection Exploding Cinema, UK

2016 Official Selection Danforth East Short Film Festival, Canada

2016 SpinOff Film Festival, Italy 

2016 Official Selection 100 Films In 100 Minutes, Kyiv International Short Film Festival, Ukraine 

2016 Official Selection Minne Mini Film Festival, US 

2016 Official Selection Women Over 50 Film Festival, UK 

2016 Official Selection Wandering Reel Travelling Film Festival, Canada

2016 Official Selection Jahorina Film Festival, Bosnia & Herzegovina
2016 Official Selection Videofest 2K16, Mexico 

2016 Official Selection Portobello Film Festival, UK 

2016 Official Selection Ratma Film Festival, UK

2016 Official Selection Arkadia Shortfest, Romania 

2016 Two Cliffs Film Festival, UK

2016 Official Selection Corto Fiction, Italy 

2016 Official Selection Festival Cinema Libre, Germany

2016 Official Selection The Film Bunch, UK

2016 Official Selection Detmold International Short Film Festival, Germany 

2016 Official Selection Minutnik, Slovenia 

2016 Official Selection Ransäter Film Festival, Sweden

2016 Official Selection Winnipeg Underground Film Festival, Canada

2016 Official Selection Lima Bean Film Festival, US

2016 Official Selection Montréal Underground Film Festival, Canada

2016 Official Selection Ozark Shorts, US 

2016 Norwich Underground Film Club, UK 

2016 Official Selection Chicago Feminist Film Festival, US

2016 Official Selection Festival Courtes Bulles, France

2016 Official Selection Angoulême Short Film Festival, France

2016 Official Selection La Spezia Short Movie Awards, Italy

2016 Official Selection Solo Para Cortos, Spain

2016 Official Selection Sguardi Altrove Film Festival, Italy

2016 Official Selection FIFES Film Festival of Laughter, Croatia

2016 Official Selection Festival des 24 Courts, France

2016 Official Selection EppFilms Indie Theatre Film Festival, US

2015 Official Selection Sydney World Film Festival, Australia

2015 Official Selection Free Net World Film Festival, Serbia

2015 Official Selection San Rafael en Corto, Spain 

2015 Official Selection Brianza Film Corto, Italy

2015 Official Selection Festival Vidéo de Voreppe, France

2015 Official Selection Festival Combat, France

2015 Official Selection Sleepwalkers International Short Film Festival, Estonia 

2015 Official Selection Video/Jujuy/Cortos Film Festival, Argentina 

2015 Official Selection Filmski Front, Serbia 

2015 Official Selection Images En Vues International Short Film Festival, Canada 

2015 Official Selection Graffi Visual Cultures Festival, Italy 

2015 Non è Mai Troppo Corto Film Festival, Italy 

2015 Official Selection Västerås Film Festival, Sweden

2015 Official Selection FIC International Short Film Festival, Argentina

2015 Official Selection CineSinù Film Festival, Colombia

2015 Official Selection Kecorto Film Festival, Italy

2015 Official Selection Nottingham International Microfilm Festival, UK

2015 Official Selection Carrete Film Festival, Colombia

2015 Official Selection Surmic International Film Festival, Chile

2015 Official Selection Abitibi-Témiscamingue International Film Festival, Canada

2015 Official Selection I(n)differenti Short Film Competition, Italy

2015 Official Selection Catone Film Festival, Italy

2015 Official Selection Corto e a Capo, Italy 

2015 Official Selection Franciacorta Film Festival, Italy

2015 Official Selection Post Alley Film Festival, US

2015 Official Selection Pamplona Film Festival, Spain

2015 Official Selection Soo Film Festival, US

2015 Official Selection Cabbagetown Short Film & Video Festival, Canada

2015 Official Selection Gioiosa In Corto, Italy

2015 Official Selection El Pecado Short Film Festival, Spain 

2015 Official Selection Cefalù Film Festival, Italy 

2015 Official Selection Amucine Short Film Comp, Dominican Republic 

2015 Official Selection Seoul International Extreme-Short Image & Film Festival, South Korea 

2015 Official Selection Shortini Film Festival, Italy 

2015 Official Selection No Gloss Film Festival, UK

2015 Official Selection Cerdanya International Film Festival, Spain 

2015 Official Selection Maipú Shorts Comedy Film Festival, Argentina

2015 Official Selection Frontale International Film Festival, Austria

2015 Women Underground, US

2015 Official Selection Cerano Film, Italy 

2015 Official Selection CineFortFestival, Italy

2015 Official Selection Heart of the Pines Film Festival, US 

2015 Official Selection MIC Multifest, Mexico 

2015 Official Selection International Low & No Budget Film-Sharing Fest, Germany

2015 Official Selection Siloe Film Festival, Italy 

2015 Official Selection Festival de Cine de Paracho, Mexico

2015 Official Selection Tromadance Film Festival, US

2015 Vagrant Film Festival, Belarus

2015 Official Selection Pärnu International Film & Video Festival, Estonia

2015 Official Selection Kratka Forma International Short Film Festival, Serbia
2015 Official Selection Big Sur International Short Film Screening Series, US 

2015 Official Selection Islantilla Cinefórum, Spain 

2015 International Festival of Local Televisions, Slovakia

2015 Finalist Lansell Square Short Film Competition, Australia

2015 Official Selection Frederick Film Festival, US
2015 Official Selection Rodinia Short Film Festival, Spain

2015 Official Selection Cinema dal Basso, Italy 

2015 Finalist Bernardino Zapponi Short Film Award, Italy 

2015 Official Selection Cambridge Strawberry Shorts Film Festival, UK 

2015 Official Selection Corto Aperto Short Film Contest, Italy 

2015 Official Selection I Corti dei Fabbri, Italy

2015 Finalist Kalat Nissa Film Festival, Italy 

2015 Official Selection Dr. Mabuse Short Film Festival, Spain

2015 Official Selection Timeline Film Festival, Italy

2015 Official Selection Alicante Film Festival, Spain

2015 Official Selection 20min/max International Short Film Festival, Germany

2015 Official Selection La.Meko Landau International Short Film Festival, Germany
2015 Official Selection Haida Gwaii Film Festival, Canada

2015 Official Selection SIPFest, Australia
2015 Official Selection Shepparton Shorts, Australia 

2015 Official Selection Cumbre Tajín Film Summit, Mexico 

2015 Official Selection Tracce Cinematografiche Film Fest, Italy 

2015 Festival Armoricourt, France 

2015 Official Selection Berlin Feminist Film Week, Germany

2015 Official Selection Flatpack Film Festival, UK

2015 Official Selection Medina del Campo Film Festival, Spain

2015 Official Selection La Pedrera Short Film Festival, Uruguay 

2015 Official Selection Young At Heart Seniors Film Festival, Australia 

2015 Official Selection ClujShorts International Short Film Festival, Romania

2015 Official Selection Tally Shorts Film Festival, US

2014 Official Selection Sirius Film Festival, UK

2014 Official Selection Benalla Short Film Festival, Australia

2014 Official Selection Indieburgh Fest, UK

2014 Official Selection Short Short Story Film Festival, US

2014 Official Selection Los Gurkos Film Festival, Austria

2014 Official Selection Konstanzer Short Film Festival, Germany

2014 Darwinner Charlie Darwin Movie Battle, UK

 

Awards

2016 Best Creative Idea (Corto Corto Mon Amour, Italy)

2016 Best Videoclip (La Spezia Short Movie Awards, Italy)

2015 Youth Jury Award for Best Mini Film (Kratka Forma, Serbia)

2015 Best Short Film SuperCorto (Kecorto Film Festival, Italy)

2015 Best Short Film (Corto e a Capo, Italy)

2015 Runner Up Best Narrative Short (Soo Film Festival, US)

2015 Special Mention for Best Foreign Short (Corto Aperto, Italy)

2014 Judges Award (Benalla Short Film Festival, Australia)

© Rag & Bone Films 2014