HUNGRY MAN

SHORT FILM (2012).
WRITER + DIRECTOR.

The story of a man, his tapeworm, and the girl who comes between them…

Declan Greene and his manipulative tapeworm have tasted every forbidden food on earth. On the run after a business deal gone wrong, Declan checks into the crumbling Buchanan Hotel, where he falls for the enigmatic hotelier Jennifer Feathers. Jealous of their blossoming relationship, the worm attempts to coax Declan into hunting down the one delicacy they have yet to sample… human flesh.

  • Screened in competition at the Melbourne International Film Festival, Byron Bay Film Festival, Tel Aviv International Student Film Festival, FICMEC 6 (Lebanon), Starz Denver Film Festival, Cleveland International Film Festival, Boston International Film Festival, Aesthetica Short Film Festival, Made In Melbourne Film Festival, and the ReelGood Film Festival.

  • Winner of the Panavision Script Award for Best Honours Screenplay and Best Honours Production at the VCA Film & TV Awards, 2012.




Promotional photos by George Poulakis. Poster design by Ben Hamey and Jordan Prosser.