My Mother Her Daughter

2013  |  Drama  |  10 minutes

After the sudden violent death of her grandmother, Gabrielle struggles to reconnect with her mother who becomes increasingly distant. Providing comfort is difficult with her own grief to deal with, while the anger and confusion of her aunt and cousin get in the way. Finally, Gabrielle breaks through to her grieving mother and the family share a moment of release that reunites them.

Project Details

Writer / Director: Erin Good
Producer: Taylor Litton-Strain

Cast: Ashleigh Cummings, Susan Prior, Leeanna Walsman & Julia Mor

Reviews and Press

The beautiful and moving short film My Mother Her Daughter from the director/producer team Erin Good and Taylor Litton-Strain (respectively) has been selected to screen on the opening night of WOW Film Festival in Sydney, and to coincide with International Women’s Day at the close of Byron Bay International Film Festival.... read more

Inside Film
My Mother Her Daughter a highlight at St Kilda Film Festivals 30th Anniversary... read more

Screen Anarchy
One of the best short film festivals of the annual calendar announces a first taste of short films and music videos to set the scene for 2013 highlights include My Mother Her Daughter... read more

Screening Details

Premiere: 30th St Kilda Film Festival, Victoria, AUS 2013

Awards & Nominations:
Nomination – Australian Production Design Guild Award, 2013
Win – Australian Cinematographer’s Society Silver Award, 2013

Additional Screenings:
BOFA Film Festival, Tasmania, AUS 2014
El Dorado Film Festival, California, USA 2014
Dungog Film Festival, New South Wales, AUS 2014
Down Under Film Festival, Berlin, GERMANY 2014
Bayside Film Festival, Victoria, AUS 2014
Byron Bay International Film Festival, New South Wales, AUS 2014
WOW Film Festival, Sydney, AUS 2014
Cannes Court Métrage – Short Film Corner, FRANCE 2013

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