About the film
woman director runaway teen canberra jindabyne
Release Date: June 19, 2004
|Slogan||:||«Love can turn you upside down.»|
|Production Companies||:||Showtime Australia, Red Carpet Productions, Fortissimo Films, New South Wales Film & Television Office, Australian Film Finance Corporation, Australian Film Commission, SBS Independent|
|Producers||:||Jan Chapman, Libby Sharpe, Nikki Barrett, Annelies Norland, Anthony Anderson, Sophie Dick, Cameron Wintour, Ben Breen|
|Writers||:||Cate Shortland, Denise Morgan, Amanda Higgs|
Australian teenager Heidi is left with little choice but to leave home after she's caught red-handed with her mother's boyfriend. With few options, Heidi ends up in Jindabyne, a tourist community. Upon meeting Joe at a bar, she pursues a relationship with him and tries to find something resembling a normal home life. Heidi makes small strides by getting a job and finding a place to stay, but her relationship with Joe must overcome more than its share of hurdles.