Australian Films

Moon Rock For Monday

MONDAY, a nine-year old girl home-schooled by her father BOB (Aaron Jeffery) in Sydney. Due to her terminal illness Monday’s only contact with the outside world is her weekly visit to the hospital. Monday’s imagination is captured by the Moon Rock (Uluru) which she believes will heal her and desires to travel to the middle of Australia to find it. By a twist of fate, she becomes caught up in a police chase involving TYLER (George Pullar), a street kid with a massive heart. Tyler uses Monday toevade the police, but despite the circumstances they soon forma friendship.

They decide to go on the run, road tripping to the Northern Territory to find the Moon Rock. Along the way they meet a cast of outback characters, some helpful and some not so. Meanwhile, Bob is desperately trying to track his daughter down before Detective LIONELL (David Field) and the police – who are out for blood. It all culminates in a gripping finale set in the heart of Australia, and a heart-warming end to a touching journey of friendship.


GENRE: Drama

DIRECTOR: Kurt Martin

WRITERS: Kurt Martin

PRODUCER: Jim Robinson

CAST: Ashlyn Louden-Gamble, George Pullar, Aaron Jeffery, Jessica Napier, David Field, Clarence Ryan, Karina Banno, Nicholas Hope, Bonnie Ferguson

CLASSIFICATION: M – Mature themes, violence and drug use

DURATION: 100 mins