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Ravi & Jane

Ravi & Jane

Directed by Stuart O'Rourke

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Recently arrived in Australia as a newcomer from Sri Lanka, ten-year-old Ravi is shy on his first day at school, but is soon befriended by his classmate Jane. The two become inseparable friends, but can their bond persist in the face of events beyond their control?

Director(s): Stuart O'Rourke
Rating: PG
Language: EnglishTamil
Year: 2013
Country: Australia
Runtime: 14 minutes
Grades: 3 to 5


Director Biography: Stuart O'Rourke

Stuart O'Rourke

Stuart O'Rourke studied film and television production at Charles Sturt University, and holds a post-graduate diploma in journalism from the University of Technology. A prolific editor and director of photography, he most recently shot Matthew Moore's Julian (12), which received the Crystal Bear Award for Best Short Film at the Berlinale. His credits as director include the five-part miniseries Inside India, the one-hour documentary special on Finland's heavy metal culture There's Something About Metal (09), which won the Meixco International Film Festival Silver Palm Award for Outstanding Achievement, and the short film Ravi & Jane (13).