Congratulations Samuel Leighton-Dore!

By March 30, 2015 Congratulations

A huge congrats to Samuel Leighton-Dore whose short film Showboy won the City of Melbourne Emerging Filmmaker Award for Best Australian Short Queer Film at this year’s Melbourne Queer Film Festival!

Samuel walked away with $3000 cash last night. Well done Sam!

Showboy tells the story of Julian, a closeted teenager battling to support his widowed father by performing drag shows at a local cabaret bar.