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96 Ratings


Directed by Adam Elliot
Australia, 1999
Animation, Short, Comedy


Adam looks back, with affection, to his childhood in a small suburban house, with his mum, his crippled and alcoholic dad, their bird Jeanette, and his older brother, who wears an eye patch, and has asthma.

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Brother Directed by Adam Elliot

Awards & Festivals

Chicago International Film Festival

2000 | Winner: Best Animated Short Film (Silver Plaque)

Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards

2001 | Winner: Best Short

Sydney Film Festival

2000 | Winner: Yoram Gross Award

AACTA International Awards

2000 | 2 wins including: Best Short Animation Film

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