Live Script Reading

4.00pm Sat

Special Event

Exclusive to DIFF 2017, come and hear a live script reading of two local drama series that are currently in pre-production. The script read will include special festival guest David Wenham and local guest stars.

News Junkies

Written by Lucy McNally | Directed by Emma Masters | Produced by Weave Films

Wannabe hotshot journalist Elle Walker faces initiation by fire when she’s banished from Sydney to a tabloid television newsroom in remote northern Australia.


Written by Jonathon Saunders and Phil Denson | Directed by Jonathon Saunders
Produced by Undergrowth Productions

A young Indigenous superhero working for the Government uncovers a vast conspiracy behind the Australian post-human program and its connection with the mysterious death of his father.

Deckchair Cinema

All tickets $5
Reading, Scripts