Sam Uther & Grace Uther

Short film

Queensland, 1969. On the way to a job interview, Leslie hears a voice in the backseat: a soldier avoiding deployment to Vietnam. Fearing for her life, will Leslie make a stand


In the vein of “Psycho” and “The Twilight Zone,” this short film, “1969” is a thriller set against the backdrop of political unrest, war, misogyny and the sexual revolution. A recommendation letter sits on the kitchen counter of a tidy modernist house. It’s early morning, and Leslie, a teacher, enters, …

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About Sam Uther & Grace Uther

Sam and Grace Uther are screenwriters and filmmakers based in Brisbane. In 2018 they were inducted onto the Pathways program with their short film script “1969,” shortlisted for the Monte Miller award. Sam and Grace are currently developing scripts for... View Sam Uther & Grace Uther's Bio

Sam Uther & Grace Uther, 1969
Sam Uther & Grace Uther

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