VENICE 

4 minutes  |  Australia  |  2015


- Josh is in Venice, Mum is in Sydney. Josh doesn't understand backpacking, Mum doesn't understand Skype.

With Luke Martin, Helen Tonkin, Frances Duca & Peter McAllum

Writer & director - Venetia Taylor
Camera & edit - Venetia Taylor
Sound mix - Nicholas Rowse
Music - Gene Taylor & Janet Taylor

Screenings

2018 Official Selection Greater Dandenong Short Cuts Film Festival, Australia

2018 Official Selection Stellar Short Film Festival, Australia

2017 Official Selection Settimo Short Film Festival, Italy

2017 Official Selection Smallmovie Festival, Italy

2017 Official Selection Kratka Forma International Short Film Festival, Serbia 

2017 Official Selection Women Over 50 Film Festival, UK 

2017 Directed by Women, US

2017 Official Selection Norwich Film Festival, UK 

2017 Official Selection Canberra Short Film Festival, Australia 

2017 Official Selection Down Under Berlin Film Festival, Germany 

2017 Official Selection Hackney Attic Film Festival, UK

2017 Official Selection Big Sur International Short Film Screening Series, US

2017 Official Selection Cabriolet Film Festival, Lebanon

2017 Official Selection Scone Film Festival, Australia 

2017 Official Selection Fastnet Film Festival, Ireland 

2017 Brussels Short Film Festival, Belgium

2017 Official Selection Festival Internacional de Cortos Independientes "El día se hace corto,” Venezuela

2017 Official Selection Shire International Short Film Festival, Australia

2017 Official Selection Post Alley Film Festival, US

2017 Official Selection Courts Mais Trash, Belgium

2017 Official Selection Chicago Feminist Film Festival, US

2017 Official Selection Kontrast Bayreuth Filmfest, Germany

2017 Official Selection Bunter Hund International Short Film Festival, Germany 

2017 Official Selection Short Soup International Short Film Festival, Australia

2016 Official Selection Free Net World Film Festival, Serbia

2016 Official Selection Pilas En Corto, Spain 

2016 Official Selection Corto Imola Festival, Italy

2016 Official Selection San Rafael In Corto, Spain 

2016 Official Selection SuikerZoet Film Festival, Netherlands 

2016 Official Selection Video/Jujuy/Cortos Short Film Festival, Argentina 

2016 Gauguasa Ikuska Pasaia Short Film Festival, Spain

2016 Official Selection Metricamento Corto Film Festival, Italy

2016 Official Selection Danforth East Short Film Festival, Canada 

2016 Official Selection Purbeck Film Festival, UK 

2016 Official Selection Crossing The Screen Film Festival, UK 

2016 Official Selection Dungog Film Festival, Australia

2016 Official Selection Cine Sinù Audiovisual Festival, Colombia

2016 SpinOff Film Festival, Italy 

2016 Official Selection KIN International Women’s Film Festival, Armenia 

2016 Official Selection Muuh Film Festival, Italy 

2016 Top 50 InShort Film Festival, UK & Poland 

2016 Official Selection El Samán Festicine Video Imagen, Colombia 

2016 Official Selection Jahorina Film Festival, Bosnia & Herzegovina 

2016 Official Selection DAMN Film Series, US

2016 Official Selection Aesthetica Short Film Festival, UK 

2016 Official Selection Women Media Arts & Film Festival, Australia

2016 Official Selection Portobello Film Festival, UK

2016 Official Selection Cabbagetown Short Film & Video Festival, Canada

2016 Official Selection Mizzica Film Festival, Italy

2016 Official Selection Heathcote Film Festival, Australia 

2016 Official Selection Osnabrück Film Festival, Germany 

2016 Official Selection 4Min En Corto, Spain 

2016 Official Selection Funcinema, Argentina

2016 Official Selection FringePop, US 

2016 Official Selection Arkadia Shortfest, Romania

2016 Official Selection Gioiosa In Corto, Italy 

2016 Official Selection Borgia Film Festival, Italy

2016 Official Selection 24 Risas por Segundo, Mexico 

2016 Official Selection Underground Cinema, Ireland

2016 Official Selection Charlie Chaplin Film Festival, Ireland 

2016 Official Selection Maipu Cortos, Argentina 

2016 Official Selection CortoSplash, Italy 

2016 Official Selection Ayerbe Film Festival, Spain 

2016 Official Selection Below Five Zero Film Festival, Australia 

2016 Official Selection Elche International Film Festival, Spain 

2016 Midnight Shorts Postira Seaside Film Festival, Croatia 

2016 Official Selection Periferia dell’Impero, Italy 

2016 Official Selection Paphos International Film Festival, Cyprus 

2016 Official Selection CinemadaMare, Italy 

2016 Official Selection IndieBo Bogotá Independent Film Festival, Colombia

2016 Official Selection Detmold International Short Film Festival, Germany 

2016 Official Selection Islantilla Cinefórum, Spain 

2016 Official Selection International Bavarian Short Film Festival, Germany

2106 Official Selection Freshflix, Australia 

2016 Official Selection Siloe Film Festival, Italy

2016 Official Selection Sardinia Film Festival, Italy 

2016 Noche Más Corta El Festivalico, Spain 

2016 Official Selection IndieCrete Film Festival, Greece

2016 Finalist Kalat Nissa Film Festival, Italy

2016 Official Selection Video Concorso Francesco Pasinetti, Italy

2016 Finalist Bernardino Zapponi Short Film Award, Italy

2016 Official Selection The Unprecedented Cinema, Estonia

2016 Official Selection Dea Open Air Int. Film Festival, Albania

2016 Official Selection Tlanchana Fest, Mexico

2016 Official Selection Lima Bean Film Festival, US

2016 Official Selection Montréal Underground Film Festival, Canada

2016 Official Selection Stony Brook Film Festival, US 

2016 Official Selection Casole Film Festival, Italy 

2016 Official Selection I Corti dei Fabbri, Italy 

2016 Official Selection Cine Pobre Film Festival, Mexico

2016 Official Selection Cerano Film Festival, Italy 

2016 Official Selection Alicante Film Festival, Spain 

2016 Official Selection International Changing Perspectives Short Film Festival, Turkey

2016 Official Selection Leiden International Short Film Experience, Netherlands

2016 Official Selection Très Court International Film Festival, France

2016 Official Selection La.Meko Landau Short Film Festival, Germany

2016 Finalist Tracce Cinematografiche Film Fest, Italy 

2016 Official Selection Short Mini Film Festival, Italy

2016 Official Selection CarLeontini Eureka Fest, Italy 

2016 Out Of Competition Taglia Corti, Italy

2016 BARaderos Shorty Week International Film Festival, Spain 

2016 Official Selection SIPFest, Australia 

2016 Shortcuts Flatpack Film Festival, UK

2016 Finalist Shepparton Shorts, Australia 

2016 Official Selection Ciclo de Cine El Páramo, Mexico

2016 Official Selection Benalla Short Film Festival, Australia

2016 Official Selection Fincortex International Experimental Film Festival, Colombia

2016 Official Selection Young At Heart Short Film Awards, Australia

2016 Official Selection Tally Shorts Film Festival, US

2016 Official Selection International Filmmor Women’s Film Festival, Turkey

2015 Official Selection Sydney World Film Festival, Australia

2015 Official Selection Festival Via dei Corti, Italy 

2015 Official Selection Punto di Vista Film Festival, Italy 

2015 Official Selection IndieFlicks, UK 

2015 Official Selection Festival CinemaZERO, Italy 

2015 Official Selection Los Gurkos Short Film Festival, Austria 

2015 Official Selection Amarcort Film Festival, Italy

2015 Official Selection Graffi Visual Cultures Festival, Italy

2015 Official Selection Detour On the Road Film Fest, Italy 

2015 Official Selection Sueños de Cine Short Film Festival, Spain

2015 Official Selection Screen Stockport Film Festival, UK

2015 Official Selection Zerotrenta Corto Festival, Italy 

2015 Finalist Port Shorts Film Festival, Australia 

2015 Official Selection Non è Mai Troppo Corto Film Festival, Italy 

2015 Official Selection Fluvione Corto Festival, Italy

2015 Official Selection Corto Corrente Short Film Festival, Italy

2015 Official Selection YES Film Festival, US

 

Awards

2017 Best Comedy (Canberra Short Film Festival, Australia)

2017 Highly Commended (Women Over 50 Film Festival, UK)

2016 Best Original Story (Metricamente Corto, Italy)

2016 Highly Commended for Effective Simplicity (Dungog Film Festival, Australia)

2016 Best Short Short (Gioiosa In Corto, Italy) 

2016 Best Actress - Helen Tonkin (Gioiosa In Corto, Italy)

2016 Audience Award Best Short (Stony Brook Film Festival, US) 

2016 Best Comedy (Freshflix, Australia)

2016 Audience Award (I Corti dei Fabbri, Italy)

2016 Audience Award Best Film (Young at Heart Film Festival, Australia)

2016 Runner Up (Shepparton Shorts, Australia)

2016 People’s Choice Award (Benalla Short Film Festival, Australia)

2016 Judges Award (Benalla Short Film Festival, Australia)

2015 Winner Short Videotalkers (Graffi Visual Cultures, Italy)

2015 People’s Choice Award (IndieFlicks, UK)

© Rag & Bone Films 2015