Honorable Mention – “Sorrowing Man” (Australia)

Title: Sorrowing Man
Runtime: 20 min
Country: Australia
Director: Jack James Ruefli
Placement: Honorable Mention
Competition: March, 2023

Synopsis: Set in Perth, Western Australia, Mark reasons with a detective after he is brought in for questioning regarding the brutal murder of his estranged father in a dark and empty parking lot. After a childhood of abuse and trauma, did he do it? If so, can you really blame him?