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25 Ratings

The Six Dollar Fifty Man

New Zealand, 2009


Set in a 1970s coastal town, The Six Dollar Fifty Man follows Andy, a gutsy 8 year-old boy who is forced to break out of his make-believe superhero world to deal with playground bullies.

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The Six Dollar Fifty Man Directed by Mark Albiston, Louis Sutherland

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2009 | Winner: Special Distinction (Short Film)

Berlin International Film Festival

2010 | 2 special mentions including: Best Short Film (Deutsches Kinderhilfswerk)

Sundance Film Festival

2010 | 2 wins including: International (Short Filmmaking Award)

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