Press release from Simon Portus
The film competed against 100 other Australian films to take out the top awards. Tomorrow also recently won Best Direction and Best Screenplay at
Flickerfest Film Festival. It had its International Premiere in the Generation 14plus section of the 59th Berlin Film Festival in February 2009 and was nominated for an AWGIE award (Australian Writer’s Guild) in July 2009.
Tomorrow was funded by Screen Australia and features talented newcomer Laura Davies and award winning actor Leah Purcell. The film tells the story of 14-year-old Kirsten (Laura Davies) who is picked up hitchhiking by Laura (Leah Purcell). Over the course of the car journey at night the two women find
themselves questioning their assumptions about each other and discovering an unexpected connection.