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The build-up season

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Author:  Megan Jacobson
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Oct 30,2017

The story of the consequences of family violence. Iliad is 17 years old and very angry.  To protect her, her mother has kept her in boarding schools.  For her final year of school, Iliad has come home to Darwin. She falls for Jared, an aspiring actor.  Everyone, except Iliad, can see Jared is very controlling.

Meanwhile Iliad and next door neighbour, Max have a hate relationship.  They call a truce when Max needs help for his sick mother and Iliad needs to learn how to shoot a short film to help Jared.

When Iliad's violent father discovers where the family is living a terrifying chain of events is set in place.


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