The Butterfly Tree

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Art-House, Magic Realism

90mins

2017

Priscilla Cameron

CTC

synopsis

Evelyn, a burlesque queen, bewitches single dad Al and his teenage son, Fin with her zest for life. When father and son discover they are competing for the affections of the same woman, old wounds are reopened over the death of Fin’s mother. Through the vivacious Evelyn, Fin learns the power of forgiveness and relinquishes his goddess in return for a family. In this seductive and heart-warming story, both men will discover the power of selfless love.

cast:

Melissa George, Ewen Leslie, Ed Oxenbould, Sophie Lowe

crew:

Writer/Director: Priscilla Cameron, Producer: Bridget Callow-Wright

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