LEMONADE STAND – 2012 Winner

Posted in 2012 Finalists, Archive 2012 on Saturday 04.02.12

LEMONADE STAND

DIRECTOR: Alethea Jones
PRODUCER: Julian Vincent Costanzo, Tim Potter, Alethea Jones
STATE: VIC

Running the most successful light refreshment stand in town is a delight for Benny and Granddad, until long-time neighbour Kevin ‘Fanny’ Dawson decides to interfere.


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8 Responses to “LEMONADE STAND – 2012 Winner”

  1. Julian says:

    More information about this film at http://www.facebook.com/lemonadestand

  2. Suzanne says:

    Whohooo!!!!

    Go Alethea!!

  3. jo zealand says:

    hey, remember me from bogan pride all those, not so many, years ago.
    good luck for tonight
    x

  4. neridah says:

    Wish we could see the films on this website. How can we view them? Would love to see Lemonade Stand.

  5. Alan 3dsatirist@gmail.com says:

    The previous funny film I’d collaboratively made was Australia’s short film entry in the 50th Cannes, and won Toronto in 1997.

    So when I entered this year’s collaboration PERFECT CRACK in Tropfest 2012, it was with high expectation. To my surprise, surely through some inadvertant oversight, it was not selected as a finalist.

    Sydney’s bright and sunny sky lured me to The Domain, more than anything else to humour the judges and scoff at their error of judgement.

    MY MISTAKE! I am humbled…

    I waded out of The Domain last night. Drenched. Before I left, I genuflected in the direction of the judges.

    In the main, in my opinion, the selections were first-rate.

    Quirky humour abounded! The film which came 2nd was my fave, in a field tough to split.

    Hey Alethea, congratulations! And a question. Where did you recruit your cast of ‘freaks’? A more eccentric motley lot would only be found in a Jean-Pierre Jeunet comic odyssey.

    I want to see ALL the entries again. A free DVD of them will accompany this Saturday’s (25 Feb) SMH.

    Well done everybody!

    Seems to me Australia’s film-making and it’s judging is in good hands…

    Alan
    3Dsatirist@gmail.com

  6. Nick Harty says:

    Hi Alethea congratulations you are a legend! Keep creating – Nick Harty

  7. Robyn says:

    A great aussie tale, loved it!Something very familar about the story, the langusge, the characters – well done!

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