Revelation Film Festival 2014

2018  Films

Open Water - The Offering

World Premiere

Taking a true event as a starting point, Open Water: The Offering is based on an incident that occurred in 1965 in the coastal town of Albany when a well-known whaler and gunner on The Cheynes III (a whale chaser) lost his leg after it became entangled in a rope attached to a harpoon fired at a whale. With this film, Perth-based artists Erin Coates and Anna Nazzari offer a darkly magic realist version of maritime history in regional Australia and portray their unique vision of an Australian Oceanic Gothic.

Screens with Foaming Node.

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  • Director:Erin Coates / Anna Nazzari
  • Year:2018
  • Country:Aus
  • Duration:5mins
  • Rated:Unclassified 15

Session Times

  • Fri 6th, 6.30pm, Luna Leederville
  • Mon 16th, 8.30pm, Luna Leederville

Screen Stills

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