Run Times:
100 min
Ashleigh Cummings, Aliki Matangi, Lily Sullivan, Toby Wallace
Rhys Graham
Rhys Graham
Plot Summary

It’s a sweltering summer before the final year of school and Billie and Laura share every secret except for Billie’s biggest secret – she’s crazy in love and sleeping with Laura’s boyfriend Danny. When Billie’s social worker mum takes Isaac into her care the delicate balance of the three friends’ lives is disrupted. Laura drifts away from Danny as she is drawn to the intense Isaac while Isaac is compelled by Laura’s joy. Billie resents Isaac and is consumed by feelings of envy and betrayal. As the summer heat continues, the life the four friends know is changed forever – their secrets are revealed and they are left to confront the consequences.

Festivals and Awards

Melbourne International Film Festival, Australia, August 2013
Berlin International Film Festival, Germany, February 2014
BUFF – Int’l Children & Young People’s Film Festival, Sweden, March 2014
Cannes Cinephiles, France, May 2014
ZLÍN FILM FESTIVAL, Czech Republic, May 2014
Shanghai International Film Festival, China, June 2014
Edinburgh International Film Festival, UK, June 2014
Seoul International Youth Film Festival, South Korea, August 2014