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form y Boys in the Trees single work   film/TV  
Issue Details: First known date: 2016 2016
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'Estranged teens Corey and Jonah, begrudgingly find themselves walking home together on Halloween 1997 - the last night of high school, embarking on a surreal journey through their memories, dreams and fears as they lay the ghosts of their past to rest.'

Source: Screen Australia.

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Works about this Work

Pre-screen Dreams Stephanie Bunbury , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 15-16 October 2016; (p. 20)

— Review of Boys in the Trees Nicholas Verso 2016 single work film/TV
Review : Boys in Trees Vicky Roach , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Sunday Times [Perth] , 16 October 2016; (p. 13)

— Review of Boys in the Trees Nicholas Verso 2016 single work film/TV
Boys in the Trees Director Nicholas Verso Was 'willing to Die for This Film' Stephanie Bunbury , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: Brisbane Times , 14 October 2016;
'When he was at school in Melbourne, film director Nicholas Verso was almost expelled for being a goth. "I blackened everything," he says. "Lashes, eyebrows: it was a big commitment." ...'
Boys in the Trees Review : The Supernatural Colours Nostalgic Take on Growing up Sandra Hall , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: Brisbane Times , 15 October 2016;

— Review of Boys in the Trees Nicholas Verso 2016 single work film/TV
'Australian cinema has never stopped coming of age. It does other things as well. The past two years have seen a burgeoning of the offbeat, the original and yes, the mature, but the industry has always been inclined towards stories of adolescence and the urges and anxieties that go with it. ...'
Boys in the Trees Review – a Coming-of-age Film with Fright Night Flourishes Luke Buckmaster , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Guardian Australia , 20 October 2016;

— Review of Boys in the Trees Nicholas Verso 2016 single work film/TV
'At its best, Nicholas Verso’s tale of estranged teens feels like an attempt to reinvent The Babadook by way of Heartbreak High.'
Review : It's No Animal Kingdom, but Boys in the Trees Climbs Impressive Heights Jason Di Russo , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: ABC News [Online] , 20 October 2016;

— Review of Boys in the Trees Nicholas Verso 2016 single work film/TV
'Boys in the Trees is an Australian coming of age horror film set in 1997 on Halloween, about a group of Adelaide teenagers on the last day of high school. ...'
Pre-screen Dreams Stephanie Bunbury , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 15-16 October 2016; (p. 20)

— Review of Boys in the Trees Nicholas Verso 2016 single work film/TV
Review : Boys in Trees Vicky Roach , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Sunday Times [Perth] , 16 October 2016; (p. 13)

— Review of Boys in the Trees Nicholas Verso 2016 single work film/TV
Boys in the Trees Review : The Supernatural Colours Nostalgic Take on Growing up Sandra Hall , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: Brisbane Times , 15 October 2016;

— Review of Boys in the Trees Nicholas Verso 2016 single work film/TV
'Australian cinema has never stopped coming of age. It does other things as well. The past two years have seen a burgeoning of the offbeat, the original and yes, the mature, but the industry has always been inclined towards stories of adolescence and the urges and anxieties that go with it. ...'
Boys in the Trees Review – a Coming-of-age Film with Fright Night Flourishes Luke Buckmaster , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: The Guardian Australia , 20 October 2016;

— Review of Boys in the Trees Nicholas Verso 2016 single work film/TV
'At its best, Nicholas Verso’s tale of estranged teens feels like an attempt to reinvent The Babadook by way of Heartbreak High.'
Review : It's No Animal Kingdom, but Boys in the Trees Climbs Impressive Heights Jason Di Russo , 2016 single work review
— Appears in: ABC News [Online] , 20 October 2016;

— Review of Boys in the Trees Nicholas Verso 2016 single work film/TV
'Boys in the Trees is an Australian coming of age horror film set in 1997 on Halloween, about a group of Adelaide teenagers on the last day of high school. ...'
Boys in the Trees Director Nicholas Verso Was 'willing to Die for This Film' Stephanie Bunbury , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: Brisbane Times , 14 October 2016;
'When he was at school in Melbourne, film director Nicholas Verso was almost expelled for being a goth. "I blackened everything," he says. "Lashes, eyebrows: it was a big commitment." ...'

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