Is there anyone listening?

A husband can’t face losing his property.
A single parent runs out of options.
A mother can’t bring her family together.
In a city that could be yours,
three lives are connected by isolation.


Luciano Vecchio as Bruce
Joanna Zukowski as Jackie
Trushna Mahisuri as Premilia
Gillian Shilling as Judy
Chloe Vincent as Jules
Amy Pollitt as Co-Worker
Desiree Crossing as HR Manager
Vanessa Trengove as JNC Employee
Jakub Cowski as Barman
Mhairi Stewart as Receptionist
Sonia Moli as Falguni

Special Thanks

Frog Management
Actors Now
Curtin University
Michael Cunningham
Joachim Strand
Ken Miller
Sam Ismail
Bill Cooper

Screenings & Awards

West Australian Screen Awards (WASA) Nom. Best Actress
Inside Film (IF) Awards – Best Short Film
Red Rock Film Festival
Glen Rose Neo-Relix Film Festival
Beloit International Film Festival
Open Apperture Short Film Festival
Washougal International Film Festival
Columbia River Gorge International Film Festival
Stepping Stone Film Festival
Awareness Festival
Vesa International Buddhist Film Festival

Additional Details

Release Date: 20 December 2009
Genre: Short, Drama
Runtime: 10.30 min
Country: Australia
Language: English, Hindi
Colour: Colour
Aspect Ratio: 1.78:1
Sound Mix: Stereo


Directed By
Kane George Jason

Written By
Mark Abberton

Produced By
Mhairi Stewart

Executive Producers
Kane George Jason & Ron Elliott

1st Assistant Directors
Nicholas Andrews, Nikit Doshi & Ciaran Voyce

Edited By
Natalie Apelgren

Cinematography By
Chris Pollitt & Deland Tay

Art Direction By
Meg Alder & Alice Leahy

Sound Mix & Design By
Mark Abberton

Boom Operator
Matthew Waycott

Makeup By
Alexis Percy

Chris Pollitt

Continuity By
Adriel Bong

Production Assistants
John Barker & Aaron William

Music By
Ms. Vybe – “Paycheck”