Dreams For Life + Q&A

Anna Kannava is a deeply serious filmmaker, and actress Maria Mercedes a compelling presence. ” THE AUSTRALIAN

Unknown Pleasures presents DREAMS FOR LIFE (2004) A woman, recovering from a past trauma, meets a young man and reassesses her life.

The debut feature of the late Anna Kannava (1959 – 2011), DREAMS FOR LIFE is an elegant and poetic film about trauma and renewal. Art cinema at its finest.

Directed by Anna Kannava.
Q&A with Maria Mercedes (lead actress), Aanya Whitehead (producer), moderated by Simon Wilmot (Deakin Uni).

Presented by Unknown Pleasures, a series of screenings curated by Chris Luscri & Bill Mousoulis, featuring the best of Australian indie cinema, both new and old, with discussions with the filmmakers.



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