Background

Funding Approval Details

The Rocket

Project The Rocket
Fund Festival Travel
Year 2013
Type Feature
Company Red Lamp Films
Festival London Film Festival
Producer Sylvia Wilczynski
Writer Kim Mordaunt
Synopsis

A boy who is believed to bring bad luck to everyone around him leads his family and a couple of ragged misfits through Laos to find a new home. After a calamity-filled journey, to prove he's not cursed he builds a giant rocket to enter the most lucrative but dangerous competition of the year: the Rocket Festival.

Disclaimer The Total Finance amount reflects the total advanced through various Screen NSW programs of assistance, but does not take into account any amounts that have been repaid or recouped. Market travel may not be listed where it relates to a slate of projects (as opposed to one title). It should be noted that as historical data is added to the website the Total Finance amount below may be subject to change.
Fund
Applicant
Finance
Festival Travel
Sylvia Wilczynski
$ 1,900.00
Festival Travel
Sylvia Wilczynski
$ 3,100.00
Production Finance
Sylvia Wilczynski
$ 180,000.00
Early Stage Development
Sylvia Wilczynski
$ 10,000.00
 
Total Finance
$ 195,000.00