About the film
Director: John Sheedy
Actors: Richard Roxburgh, Daisy Axon, Deborah Mailman, Emma Booth, Joel Jackson, Miriam Margolyes, Wesley PattenBased on Barry Jonsberg’s bestselling novel My Life as an Alphabet, award-winning theatre director John Sheedy makes his feature film debut with a charming coming-of-age tale about a Candice (newcomer Daisy Axon), a young girl trying to bring joy back to her family’s life. Armed with boundless optimism and inspired by Douglas Benson, the strange new boy at school (Wesley Patten), Candice sets out to mend her broken family - whatever it takes. Co-starring AACTA/AFI winners Emma Booth, Deborah Mailman and Richard Roxburgh.
followed by Q&A with the film's producer Julie Ryan (Red Dog, Hotel Mumbai, Ten Canoes)
Sun Feb 2 at 1.30pm at EASTEND
Sun Feb 2