Three Summers

Three Summers


Official Selection: Centrepiece Gala - Melbourne International Film Festival 2017

Cast: Robert Sheehan, Jacqueline McKenzie, Rebecca Breeds, Michael Caton, Deborah Mailman, John Waters, Kelton Pell
Director: Ben Elton
Genre: Comedy
Rated: M

Synopsis: When Keevey (Rebecca Breeds), the lead singer of a popular Irish folk band The Warrikins, meets Roland (Robert Sheehan), a self-righteous and somewhat eccentric Theremin player, at a rural folk festival, sparks begin to fly. Their blossoming romance forms the backdrop to a series of interweaving festival stories as we see how the characters change from one summer to the next. Among them is Henry (Michael Caton) a grieving grandfather who runs the local Morris Dancing troupe, Eamon (John Waters), Keevey's father and founder of The Warrikins; and Jack (Kelton Pell), a Noongar didgeridoo player. Keeping them all in line is Queenie (Magda Szubanski), the community radio announcer, who sees the same old confrontations year after year and thinks it's high time we found ways to embrace our differences and all learn to get along.

Written and directed by renowned comedian Ben Elton, Three Summers is a comedy about a community who discover they have much more in common than their taste in music.

Three Summers
Release Date: November 2nd, 2017
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