Seventeen of the finest film making creative talents take on the best-selling collection of short stories: Tim Winton's The Turning.
In The Turning, Tim Winton turned his peerless eye for the quiet struggles of everyday life upon the seaside town of Angelus, Western Australia. Across three decades and 17 interconnected stories, he weaves a singular portrait of a remarkable community -- one defined by small triumphs, fading dreams and the inimitable Australian coast, by turns both beautiful and dangerous.
Tim Winton's The Turning is produced by Robert Connolly (Balibo, MIFF 2009) and Maggie Miles and sees some of Australia's most acclaimed directors, actors, documentarians and screenwriters vividly bringing to life Winton's vision. Featuring contributions from David Wenham, Mia Wasikowska, Justin Kurzel, Tony Ayres (The Home Song Stories, MIFF 2007), Warwick Thornton and many more, Tim Winton's The Turning is sure to stand as a watershed moment in modern filmmaking.