The Prodigal Son

Project information

Talent Tony Radevski
Role of participant Writer/Director
Director Tony Radevski
Producer Tom Zubrycki
Screenwriter Tony Radevski
Status finished

Production details

Running time 30 min
Genre Documentary
Year of production 2006
Country of Production Australia
Production Companies
Jotz Productions
SBS Television
Screen Australia
Screen NSW

still / picture for The Prodigal Son


Bound by culture and his beliefs, a father refuses to speak to his son for 15 years.

Participation in international festivals / awards

Flickerfest International Short Film Festival 2006
Won - Best Documentary - Highly Commended & Most Popular Film

IF Awards 2006
Won - IF Award Best Short Documentary

Sydney Film Festival 2006
Won - Dendy Award Highly Commended for Documentary

Australia 10 January 2006 (Flickerfest International Short Film Festival)

Australia 19 January 2006 (Mardi Gras Film Festival)

Australia 3 May 2006 (TV premiere, SBS TV Australia)

Australia 17 October 2006 (Canberra Capitol Queer Flm Festival)

USA 6 May 2007 (Miami Gay and Lesbian Film Festival)

USA 8 June 2007 (Newfest New York LGBT Film Festival)

USA 16 November 2007 (Reeling Chicago Gay Lesbian Film Festival)

Australia 16 March 2008 (Melbourne Queer Film Festival)

Canada 19 October 2008 (Macedonian Film Festival)