In the anarchic town of Seaside, nowhere near the sea, puppeteers Judy and Punch are trying to resurrect their marionette show. The show is a hit due to Judy’s superior puppeteering but Punch’s driving ambition and penchant for whisky lead to a inevitable tragedy that Judy must avenge.
User Reviews: It’s always fantastic when an Australian film is a success, and even more so when there’s a female filmmaker at the helm. However, for something as unique and fresh as ‘Judy and Punch’ to come from Australia makes me genuinely proud. A period story with a message that’s vital to current society, Mirrah Foulkes is an exciting young storyteller, and I can’t wait to see what she has in store next.rn- Charlie David PagernrnRead Charlie’s full article…rnmaketheswitch.au/article/review-judy-and-punch-a-dark-fairytale-from-a-fresh-australian-voicernrnHead to maketheswitch.au/sff for more Sydney Film Festival reviews.