Meet The 2014 Finalists

  • Buloo

    DIRECTOR: Jobe Adams
    PRODUCER: Jobe Adams
    STATE: QLD
    SYNOPSIS: Darren is a young boy who is growing up quickly. When he gets older he wants to be like his grandfather.

  • A Day In a Life of a Superhero

    DIRECTOR: Jaeger May 
    PRODUCER: Jaeger May 
    STATE: NSW
    SYNOPSIS: In this short comedy/action film watch the everyday activities of J-Man the Superhero as he fights crime. His arch nemesis, Mace-Man attempts to blow up the their local ice cream store all because he’s lactose intolerant. Will J-Man stop Mace-Man in time? Or will he be to late!!!

  • The Emu And The Panda

    Director: Liam Alexander & Harry Vasey
    Producer: Liam Alexander
    State: NSW
    Synopsis: Conscripted 15 year old, Max Murphy finds himself stuck inside a demolished room in the middle of War. With nothing but a computer with no internet, Max tells his story, but is he able to do it in time…

  • Knock ‘Em Dead

    Director: Catriona Warren
    Producer: 
    Fiona Mackenzie
    State:
     VIC
    Synopsis: 
    According to the sales pitch, Knock ‘Em Dead is a revolutionary new pest control system; but its delivering a lethal blow when it lands in the wrong hands!

  • A Pirate’s Life

    DIRECTOR: Bailey Roth, Natasha Baynham
    PRODUCER: Bailey Roth
    STATE: QLD
    SYNOPSIS: 16 year old Peter believes that he is a pirate and therefore must deal with the consequences associated with being a modern day pirate. His relationship with his best friend Lucy is tested when she can’t handle his childish demeanor anymore and the truth about his childhood is revealed.

  • Tied

    Director: Grace Dephoff
    Producer: Grace Dephoff
    State: NSW
    Synopsis: An ordinary boy, Mark, is having a fairly ordinary day. That is until he puts the dirty washing on for his mum. When he goes to take the newly cleaned laundry out of the machine something very weird has happened to it.

  • Out of Reach

    Director: Oliver Crawford Smith & Oliver Bailey
    Producer: Oliver Bailey
    State: VIC
    Synopsis: Sometimes help is just out of reach.

  • Just A Dream

    Director: Yianni Rowlands
    Producer: 
    Yianni Rowlands
    State:
     VIC
    Synopsis: 
    A chance find of a discarded guitar brings hope of a dream.

  • Chance

    DIRECTOR: Paige Bebee
    PRODUCER: Paige Bebee
    STATE: VIC
    SYNOPSIS: Milla wakes up one day and can’t seem to decide on anything, so she uses a coin toss to choose. Leaving her entire day up to chance leads her to some strange choices.

  • I Can See You

    Director: Jonah Vetticad and Theano Cassimatis
    Producer: 
    Filia Papamanolis
    State:
     QLD
    Synopsis: 
    When Jeffrey, a normal schoolboy is asked to just grab a few books from the old library his little task turns into a terrifying adventure.

  • Defy

    Director: Megan Humphreys
    Producer: 
    Megan Humphreys
    State:
    QLD
    Synopsis: 
    An only child must decide between obeying her over-protective parents or following her dream.

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Meet the Finalists of Trop Jr 2014!

Posted in Blog on Wednesday 12.11.14

We’ve just wrapped up our Finalist Announcement at the iconic Sydney Opera House and we are so excited to reveal the 15 incredible filmmakers whose films will premiere at Trop Jr 2014 on December 7. Congratulations! Meet the Finalists here.

Entries are now closed!

Posted in Blog on Friday 10.10.14

Congratulations to everyone who worked on an entry for Trop Jr 2014! Since entries closed yesterday afternoon, we’ve been flat out processing hundreds of entries submitted to this year’s competition. We at Trop Jr feel very privileged to see the work of such incredibly talented young filmmakers – we have no doubt that many of... Read more

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Posted in Blog on Wednesday 10.09.14

Got 6 seconds to spare? The deadline is looming for our #TROPVINE competition. Here is a list of things you can do in 6 seconds, as well as enter your vine! 1. Press play on your favourite film 2. Retweet the latest grumpy cat picture 3. Watch this Jack Nicholson GIF from that classic scene... Read more

Entries are now OPEN!

Posted in Blog on Wednesday 13.08.14

After months of seeing behind-the-scenes pics of your Trop Jr entries on Instagram and Twitter, we’re excited to announce that Entries Open day has arrived! That’s right, you can now enter your film into Trop Jr 2014! We can’t wait to see what you’ve been working on, and how you’ve interpreted the TSI, “FLY”. This year’s Festival is... Read more

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