Winner: Audience Choice Award for Best Documentary, WOW (World of Women) Film Festival, Australia 2014
Winner: Crystal Heart Award for Best Documentary, Heartland Film Festival, USA 2013 *Academy Award®-qualifying
Finalist: Best Documentary, St Kilda Film Festival, Australia 2013 *Academy Award®-qualifying
Official Selection: WOW (World of Women Film Festival National Touring Program, Australia 2015
Official Selection: Rocky Mountain Women's Film Festival, USA 2014
Official Selection: Reykjavik Shorts&Docs Festival ('Women In Focus'), Iceland 2014
Official Selection: Heart of Gold International Film Festival, Australia 2013
Short Film Market: Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival, France 2014
Short Film Market: Palm Springs International Short Film Festival, US 2013
A documentary portrait of artist and mother Susie Dureau, who
uses painting as a way of processing significant events in her life.
Director and Producer: Siobhan Costigan
Cinematographer: Michael Steel
Editor: Danielle Boesenberg
Music: Steve Francis
Sound Mixer: Peter Purcell
Post Production: David Bardwell
With heartfelt thanks to: Susie Dureau and Tim, Naomi and Marlow McCarthy
With thanks also to: David, Luca and Remy Bardwell; Richard Baron; Peter Climpson; Liz Cooper; Margaret and Michael Costigan; Sascha Costigan and Micah Madzin-Costigan; Anthony Dureau; Grace and Michael Dureau; Josh Flavell; Gerard Fox; Leonie Henson; Margo and Dennis McCarthy; Ivan O'Mahoney; Brent Pearson; Lilly Piri; Katie Quinn Davies; Peter Sedgwick; Pittwater Council, Sydney.
All works have been reproduced with the kind permission of the artist.
Shot on location in and around Pittwater, Sydney.
© Siobhán Costigan 2013
In memory of Eva
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