This short documentary funded through Metro Screen has been awarded the Certificate of Merit from The Accolade Film Competition. The short documentary was developed and co-produced with the help of Metro Screen’s Breaks film funding and support. The film is also currently in the semi-finals for more festivals.
Written and directed by Pierre Thibaudeau and mentor Martha Ansara ‘Sent Beyond’ is a short insight into the live of eight French-Canadian political prisoners deported to Australia in 1840 for taking part in an uprising against British rule. Base on the journal of Francois-Mauirice Lepailleur.