Welcome to the Sydney Underground Film Festival - From Thursday 9th until Sunday 26th September 2021
Explore our on-demand catalog below. Buy individual tickets below or purchase a 4 film, 10 film or all-access pass by clicking the top right-hand button. All feature narrative and feature documentaries are available Australian wide. Everything else is available internationally!
Jamie works operating a wood processor, clear-cutting for pulp. At the end of each shift, he walks through the destruction he has created looking for injured animals, and rescues those he can. Jamie's desire to break free from this world is thwarted by the very environment and circumstance he's trying to escape
90 min | 2020 | CANADA
Conned into buying a shady '65 Chrysler, shy teen Mike's (Tyson Brown) eagerly-anticipated first date with the girl-next-door, Kelsey (Shelby Duclos), implodes as he finds himself targeted by criminals, cops, and a crazy cat lady. A night fueled by desire, bullets and burning rubber makes any other first date seem like a walk in the park.
103 min | 2021 | USA
Dave walks the halls of the dilapidated Hotel Poseidon which he inherited from his deceased father. His existence is a hopeless one. Days turn seamless into nights through which Dave drags himself lethargically. When a young woman knocks at the hotel’s doors looking for a room, his best friend wants to throw a party in the backroom and a recurring nightmare visits him, all escalates.
90 min | 2021 | BELGIUM
After her fiancé, Rod, and her half-sister, Brandy (the world renowned calf model) are both brutally murdered, Champagne Horowitz Jones Dickerson White (a divorcée and exotic dancer from the wrong side of the tracks) uses "all the right moves" to single-handedly take on the largest sex, drug and back-to-school clothing ring in the country.
92 min | 2020 | USA
Unclassified R18+ Dastan can no longer stand the constant nagging of his highly pregnant wife and decides to run away for at least one day with his friends -- a would-be businessman, and a district police officer. The men decide to go fishing and everything would have gone smoothly, if not for a series of unforeseen, sudden, incomprehensible, violent, and irreversible events.
85 min | 2020 | KAZAKHSTAN
Filmmaker Beth B accompanies the legendary boundary-pushing No Wave musician and underground performance artist Lydia Lunch on her latest tour and, through interviews with her collaborators and Lunch herself, examines the qualities that have been present in her provocative and powerful art since the beginning.
78 min | 2019 | United States
Short Film Programs
This series of salacious shorts are sure to stimulate, titillate and offend in equal measure. Exploring expressions of sexuality in all its forms, Love/Sick presents the oddest, funniest, sexiest, touching and sometimes most disturbing love stories we could find… the perfect accompaniment to your date night!