Still from Pig of young boy with a small shot gun strapped to his back, peering between long grass Still from AFTRS student film 'Pig'

Jan 12 2011

AFTRS 2010 Directing graduate Tom McKeith, has just got word that his student film, Pig, has been selected to screen at the 61st Berlin International Film Festival this February.

This will be the world premiere for the short film, a story about a boy trying to make sense of the desolate world he lives in. '

Pig will be shown as part of the Generation Kplus competition, a section of the Festival dedicated to younger audiences.

Tom will be traveling to Berlin to talk about his film to audiences and judges.

Big congratulations Tom.


The Australian Film Television and Radio School would like to acknowledge the Traditional Owners, the Bidjigal people and Gadigal people of the Eora Nation, on whose land we meet, work, study and teach. We pay our respects to Elders past and present, and extend our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people from all nations of this land.