• Image: MIFF Travelling Showcase - Undertow
Melbourne International Film Festival Travelling Showcase

MIFF Travelling Showcase - Undertow

Rating: Unclassified 18+

MIFF Accelerator Lab alumna Miranda Nation makes her feature directorial debut with this Geelong-shot psychological thriller about grief and obsession set against the backdrop of local footy culture.

Struggling to cope after losing her unborn child, photo-journalist Claire (Laura Gordon, Joe Cinque’s Consolation, MIFF 2016) becomes increasingly obsessed with Angie (Olivia DeJonge), a pregnant young woman Claire suspects of having an affair with her husband, AFL player and mentor Dan (Rob Collins, ClevermanGlitch, MIFF 2017). It’s an obsession that could put both women in danger, but the deeper Claire digs, the more unsettling her discoveries become.

Supported by the MIFF Premiere Fund and also starring Josh Helman (Mad Max: Fury RoadX-Men: Apocalypse), Undertow is a bold and exciting leap into feature-length filmmaking for Nation, whose award-winning shorts Eli the Invincible and Perceptionhave previously screened at MIFF (2011 and 2013, respectively). 

With evocative Surf Coast cinematography by Bonnie Elliot (These Final Hours, MIFF Premiere Fund 2013) and a starkly topical underbelly, it’s bound to have audiences talking long after the final credits roll.

Running time: 96 mins

Ticket prices:

Adult: $19
Concession: $17
MIFF Members $15 (password required)

VISIT HERE FOR OTHER MIFF TRAVELLING SHOWCASE FILMS 

Buy Tickets

Venue

Drama Theatre
Geelong Performing Arts Centre,
50 Little Malop St, Geelong

Dates

Fri, 12 Oct 2018 07:30 PM 12 Oct 07:30PM Buy Tickets

You might also like

  • FJ Header 1200 x 500
A Life: MT, presented by Friendlyjordies
7th Oct 18
Jordan Shanks (friendlyjordies) is a satirist comedian, live radio host and podcast creator.

Box Office

Event Search Filter
Advanced Event Search Filter

OPENING HOURS

Monday - Friday:    9:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday:                   10:00am - 1:00pm
Other Times:       One hour prior to show

HOW TO BOOK
During box office opening hours
Phone:     (03) 5225 1200
Fax:          (03) 5225 1234
In Person: 50 Little Malop St, Geelong
Online: www.gpac.org.au
Or Request Information via Email

Phone Bookings
To make a booking over the phone, please have your credit card ready (charges apply)

TICKETEK & TICKETMASTER
GPAC is the only combined outlet for Ticketek and Ticketmaster in Geelong. For tickets to the latest concerts and sporting events visit our box office in person for over-the-counter sales (Counter bookings only). If you would like to purchase tickets online then visit www.ticketek.com.au or at www.ticketmaster.com.au.