Skip to main content
UK PREMIERE

The Butterfly Tree

Priscilla Cameron

  • 15

  • 97 mins

  • 2017

  • Australia

  • English

Melissa George, Ed Oxenbould, Ewen Leslie, Sophie Lowe

  • Director of Photography: Jason Hargreaves

  • Editor: Rodrigo Balart

  • Produced by: Bridget Callow-Wright

  • Music: Caitlin Yeo

  • Screenplay by: Priscilla Cameron

  • Production Designer: Charlie Shelley

  • Sound Production: Emma Bortignon

Director Bio

Priscilla Cameron

Director Bio

The Butterfly Tree is Priscilla Cameron’s debut feature film as writer/director. She has a number of projects in development, including The Breathing Sea as co-writer and director, Man-Shy as writer, Croak and Thunderbolt and I as co-writer, and TV series Group and Rodeo School as writer. Her short films have won awards, screened in national and international festivals and have been sold nationally and internationally.

Body

When burlesque-performer-turned-florist Evelyn (Melissa George) arrives in an Australian town, she beguiles 13-year-old Fin (Ed Oxenbould, excellent as a troubled youngster) and his teacher father, Al (Ewen Leslie). Father and son are struggling to cope with the loss of Fin’s mother and quick to warm to Evelyn’s charms. Writer/director Priscilla Cameron’s film is rich with atmosphere and idealism, and Melissa George is charismatic as a romanticised woman who cannot live up to the expectations of men, but who represents the hope of finding a way out of sadness. 



Book a Ticket

Date

Time

Venue

Ticket Type

Basket

Loyalty Points: 56

Hide Basket
Sub Total
£0.00
Your Basket is empty.

Have a look at what's on to book a screening or event.

Watch List



has been added to your Watch List

View Watch List

Still adding?

If you don’t want to view your Watch list right now, you can access your list anytime from your profile.

Please sign in to use Watch List feature

Sign In

Or…

Register