The Mother Situation by Matt Day

Matt Day has established a reputation as one of Australia’s leading film and television actors having appeared in numerous television series including Rake, Tangle, Hell Has Harbour Views,My Brother Jack andPaper Giants: The Birth of Cleo.Feature credits include Sweet Country,Touch,My Year Without Sex, Love and Other Catastrophes, Muriel’s Wedding, Woody Allen’sScoop, and Kiss or Kill, for which he received nominations for a Film Critic Circle Award and anAFI Award for Best Actor.

His international television credits include Shackleton (with KennethBranagh), The Hound of the Baskervilles, The Commander, Spooks, Hotel Babylon, Secret Diaryof a Call Girl and Bruce Beresford’s And Starring Pancho Villa as Himself. Short films aswriter/director include Wish (Turner Classic Shorts 2008 Special Mention, 2008 London FilmFestival, 2008 Encounters Short Film Festival, 2008 Foyle Film Festival, 2008 EdinburghInternational Film Festival, 2008 Stockholm Film Festival) Beat (2011 St Kilda Film Festival)Title Card (co-written and directed with Brendan Cowell, 2016 Flickerfest, 2016 St Kilda ShortFilm Festival) Perry (2016 St Kilda Short Film Festival, 2016 Palm Springs ShortFest, 2017Flickerfest) and My Everything (2003 Toronto Short Film Festival,  2003 Borges En CurtInternational Short Film Festival