Award of Merit – I See You Differently (Australia)

Title: I See You Differently
Runtime: 8 min
Country: Australia
Director: Coco Mata Heppenstall
Placement: Award of Merit
Competition: June, 2023

Synopsis: Two sisters, plagued with grief, struggle to connect following the death of their uncle. It’s revealed Celeste is left with his entire estate, while Phoebe, only a painting, their relationship completely fractures. Feeling betrayed and abandoned, Phoebe blames herself. Not knowing who to turn to, she decides to drive down south and confront her sister.