Second Prize, TROPFEST AUSTRALIA 22. (TSI "CHANGE").
Second Prize / Best Screenplay, PENINSULA SFF.
Best Film / People's Choice, SHEPPARTON SFF.
Best Film, INDIAN FILM FESTIVAL OF MELBOURNE.
Best Film, NARKOLEPSY, FRANCE.
Best Special Effects, St. KILDA FILM FESTIVAL.
Best Director, MADE IN MELBOURNE FILM FESTIVAL.
Synopsis: Horrie, a lonely widower, misses his wife (and dog) and decides it’s time to start dating again. He finds the perfect woman (complete with pooch) via a singles magazine, but before they meet, he decides to undertake an elaborate and unconventional makeover. Once on the date, will he be able to keep up the façade, or will he be found out? A colourful cartoon-stylised, and slightly twisted, romantic comedy.
Starring Tom Travers, Charlie Ranger, Kristen Condon and Rita Crispen. Written and Directed by Don Percy. Cinematography Tony Brennan. Assistant Director Iain Murton. Art Department and Wardrobe Monique Soames. Make Up and Hair Sue-Ellen Anastasiadis.