short live-action / COMPETITION
An Australian who grew up in northern Victoria, where he could watch plenty of movies, but could only dream about making one. Having no funds to make his dreams come true, he would borrow equipment from nearby schools. While still a teenager, Charles received an award for directing at the Tropfest Festival. Over the last decade, his productions have been screened at such festivals as Clermont-Ferrand, SXSW, Telluride, Toronto, and MIFF.