Documentary Short Film Contest 50 ED. 2022
France – Australia 2020 15’ Documentary
A grandfather’s perilous swim from China to Hong Kong runs parallel to his granddaughter’s quest for a new freedom
Olivia Martin Mcguire
Australian documentary filmmaker and photographer based in London after a long stay in China and Hong Kong. Recently, she directed her first documentary, ChinaLove, for ABC Television, which was nominated for Best Documentary at the Sydney Film Festival and had its international premiere at DOCNYC. It has been shown in Australian cinemas, on ABCTV and is still currently on the international festival circuit.