SUFF17 - Reality Bites

A program of fascinating real-life narratives in short bite-sized pieces.

Time Sun 17 Sep, 1pm

Price Full $16 / Conc $14

Bookings (02) 9550 3666

Tickets On sale now @ Factory Theatre




Dir. Nathan Truesdell | Doc | 6mins | USA | 2016 | Australian Premiere 

In 1986, an armada of balloons was unleashed over the city of Cleveland, causing mayhem for days to come.


Coming of Age

Dir. Jan Soldat | Doc | 13mins | Germany | 2017 | Australian Premiere

In Coming of age two men express their love between diapers and handcuffs.


Every Ghost Has an Orchestra

Dir. Shayna Connelly | Doc | 7mins | USA | 2017 | Australian Premiere 

Paranormal researcher and experimental composer Michael Esposito straddles the line between spiritual and material, asking the audience to reflect on our purpose, legacy and what our actions say about who we are.


I Made You, I Kill You

Dir. Alexandru Petru Bădeliță | Doc | 14mins | Romania/France | 2016 | Australian Premiere 

In an exercise of self-exorcism, Alexandru Petru Bădeliță gives a moving personal account of his traumatized childhood with a rich profusion of narrative layers and artistic techniques.


The Dundee Project

Dir. Mark Borchardt | Doc | 17mins | USA | 2017 | Australian Premiere 

In this follow-up to 1997’s Coven, Mark Borchardt steps behind the camera again with this documentary chronicling a small-town UFO fest.


The Kodachrome Elegies

Dir. Jay Rosenblatt | Doc | 11mins | USA | 2017 | Australian Premiere

Kodachrome was a filmstock noted for its rich tones and vibrant colors. “The Kodachrome Elegies” is a short experimental documentary that evokes the bygone era of Kodachrome’s pinnacle. While it is a paean to this lost filmstock, the film suggests the end of an era and the loss of innocence.


The Talk: True Stories About the Birds and the Bees

Dir. Alain Delannoy | Doc | 9mins | Canada | 2016 | Australian Premiere 

This hilarious animated romp looks at a group of men recalling their awkward parental “talk,” which did little to unmask the mystery.