Somersault 2004
Title: Somersault
Release year: 2004
Country: Australia
Genre: Drama, Romance

A young girl flees her hometown and arrives in the Australian Alps, where new experiences help her learn the differences between sex and love.

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Rated 3 out of 5
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Rated 3 out of 5

“Somersault” is a 2004 Australian independent film directed by Cate Shortland. The movie revolves around the story of a 16-year-old girl named Heidi, played by Abbie Cornish, who runs away from home to escape her troubled relationship with her mother and embarks on a journey of self-discovery.

The movie is a beautiful coming-of-age story that explores themes such as love, identity, and self-discovery. Abbie Cornish gives a phenomenal performance as Heidi, perfectly capturing the confusion and vulnerability of a teenager searching for her place in the world.

The film’s cinematography is also noteworthy, with stunning shots of the Australian landscape and clever use of camera angles to convey the characters’ emotions.

One of the strengths of “Somersault” is its ability to tell a powerful story without resorting to melodrama or cliches. Instead, the film offers a nuanced and realistic portrayal of the complexities of teenage life.

Overall, “Somersault” is a deeply moving and thought-provoking film that will resonate with anyone who has ever felt lost or unsure of themselves. It’s a must-watch for anyone who appreciates coming-of-age stories and great filmmaking.

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Director: Cate Shortland
Actor: Abbie Cornish,Alex Babic,Anne-Louise Lambert,Archer Lyttle,Ben Tate,Blake Pittman,Bruce Ross,Caroline Lowe,Damian de Montemas,Diana Glenn,Elizabeth Muntar,Erica Englert,Erik Thomson,Henry Nixon,Hollie Andrew,John Sheerin,Joshua Phillips,Justin Martin,Leah Purcell,Lynette Curran,Mark McCann,Nathaniel Dean,Olivia Pigeot,Paul Gleeson,Sam Worthington,Stephanie Overs,Toby Schmitz