After all is said and done... all that is left are memories. A man cleans out his childhood home remembering past conversations.
Michael Cusack has forged a flourishing career as director of both high end television commercials and a number of successful short films. Michael has received the prestigious Master’s Chair Award from the Adelaide Advertising and Design Club a record six times and, together with his producer Richard Chataway received the President’s Award from The Adelaide Art Directors for outstanding achievements in TV/Cinema. In 2002 he was made an Honorary Member of the Australian Cinematographer’s Society in recognition of his contributions to the National Film Industry In 2006 he was again awarded an AFI for Best Short Animation for his film Gargoyle. He has received numerous other awards and nominations over his career, including Cannes, The London Internationals, The New York Festival, Anima Mundi, Stuttgart, Hiroshima, Berlin, Cinanima, The IF Awards, The Asian Advertising Awards and pencils from AWARD in Australia. Gargoyle was shown out of competition at Annecy. His last film, the highly acclaimed Sleight of Hand picked up thirty five national and international awards and was eligible for consideration in the 2014 Academy Awards.
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