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The Heartbreak Kid

Directed by Michael Jenkins
Australia, 1993
Drama

Synopsis

Christina Papadopoulos (Claudia Karvan) is a sweet and well-meaning 22-year-old school teacher, engaged to ambitious lawyer Dimitri (Steve Bastoni). Christina’s entire future seems planned out for her—albeit planned by her fiancé, her father and her priest.

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The Heartbreak Kid Directed by Michael Jenkins

Awards & Festivals

Montréal World Film Festival

1993 | Winner: Best Screenplay

AACTA International Awards

1993 | 3 nominations including: Best Film