MELBOURNE DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL presents
MDFF: 6pm New Voices
Theme: 6pm New Voices
Date: 30th July 2019, Starts at 6pm
Venue: Backlot Cinemas, 65 Haig St, Southbank VIC 3006, Australia
Title: As the Crow Flies
Directed by: Tess Girard
Description: Every summer, the Royal Canadian Air Cadets offers its top cadets the chance to participate in an elite flight-training camp. ‘As the Crow Flies’ follows a group of these young men and women as they undergo seven weeks of training to get their pilot's license in an intense program that normally takes six to eight months.
Title: 17 Blocks
Directed by: Davy Rothbart
Description: Using two decades of intimate home video, the story of the Sanford family, whose struggles with addiction and gun violence eventually lead to a journey of love, loss, and acceptance.