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Synopsis: A teenager is missing out on life because she is always on her phone. She is constantly distracted by her phone is not aware of life going on around her and ends up paying the ultimate price.


Social Issues


Not Rated



Run Time

5 minutes


Charlotte McLaverty (Main Character)

Directed by

Charlotte McLaverty

Director's Statement

Some footage has intentionally been shot out of focus to represent the teen not being aware of what is going on around her because she’s so distracted by her phone.
Her life flashes before her eyes and the last thing she thinks about is her phone.

Director's Bio

Charlotte is a 15 year old film maker from Melbourne. She has worked across many mediums including award winning short films, television commercials, television series, photography shoots, musical theatre productions, plays, and more.
Loves acting, singing, dancing, performing and film making.


Tropfest Jr - Australia - 2019

2nd Place Winner Best Film (Social, Charlotte McLaverty)

Lantern & Light Film Festival - Australia - 2019

Grand Prix Award Best Short Film (Social, Charlotte McLaverty)

Perfect Light Film Festival - Australia - 2019

WINNER - Emerging Film Maker (Social, Charlotte McLaverty)

Imagination Lunchbox Film Festival, Baltimore USA - United States - 2019

WINNER - Best Film By Kids (Social, Charlotte McLaverty)

4KBK Film Festival - Las Vegas USA - United States - 2019

WINNER - Best Director (Social, Charlotte McLaverty)

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