THE VISITOR

10 minute short film  //  Drama/Horror  //  Arri Alexa  //  2.35 : 1  //  Colour 

The past bleeds into the present. 

In present day Melbourne, a woman grapples with how far she can go to protect a late-night visitor from rapidly encroaching danger.

ACCOLADES

Premiere – RHODE ISLAND INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Best Director Award – SAO PAULO FILM FESTIVAL
Best Short Screenplay – NEW YORK SCREENPLAY CONTEST
Best Short Screenplay – HOLLYWOOD JUST4SHORTS SCREENPLAY COMPETITION
Nominee, Best Director – FRACTURED VISIONS FILM FESTIVAL, CARDIFF
Nominee, Best Director – TENERIFE FILM FESTIVAL

CREATIVES

With FELICITY SOPER & KASIA KACZMAREK
Cinematographer JOANNE DONAHOE BECKWITH
Sound Designer BROOKE TREZISE
Production Designer LAUREN BECK
Editor JUSTIN OLSTEIN
Original Music ADAM CASEY
Producer CLEA FROST
Written & Directed by JUSTIN OLSTEIN
Executive Producer VIVIAN PARRY

FESTIVALS

"The film has a powerful undercurrent about the way the experiences of our ancestors live on in our descendants,
and the need to remember the past." BUZZFEED.CO.UK

"Director Justin Olstein plunges us into a sensory and provocative world. We experience terror and anguish, just as the
characters do, leading to revelations about how past traumas can scar future generations."FABIO MEDEIERES, SAO PAULO FILM FESTIVAL

FESTIVALS

"The film has a powerful undercurrent about the way the experiences of our ancestors live on in our descendants,
and the need to remember the past." BUZZFEED.CO.UK

"Director Justin Olstein plunges us into a sensory and provocative world. We experience terror and anguish, just as the
characters do, leading to revelations about how past traumas can scar future generations."FABIO MEDEIERES, SAO PAULO FILM FESTIVAL