Gabriel is an imaginative 6-year-old boy who is fascinated with ants. When an ant in his ant farm stops moving, he asks his mother about life and death. Convinced the ant must get to heaven, Gabriel embarks on this quest ... and is rewarded by a miracle.

Gabriel, the short film, is an award-winning that has toured the world as one of the best Australian short films for children. Most recently it has screened in a tour of children's film festivals through South America.

Awards for Gabriel


2007  Finalist, New York International Children's Film Festival


2005  Best Short Film Giffoni, Hollywood, USA


2005  Best Short Film Oberhausen International Short Film Festival Jugend & Kinder, Germany


2005  Best Short Film, Silver Gryphon, Giffoni, Italy


2005  Silver, International Family Film Festival, USA


2004  BEST of FEST, Palm Springs International Short Film Festival, USA