From the director: Despite her obstacles and the treatment she has endured. the main character, Angel, shows her strength and courage when she has to make the decision of whether or not to return home to take care of her younger brother, Johnny.
Elli Iliades is a writer/director with a background theatre and film studies. Elli completed a Bachelor of Arts (Drama) with Honours from the University of Queensland before undertaking a Masters in Screenwriting. Since then, Elli has written, directed, and produced several short films including Waiting for Angel (2016) which was selected by Wide Angle Tasmania and Screen Australia to be produced for Raw Nerve 2015. Waiting for Angel has screened at Global Impact (Washington D.C.), Ibiza Cinefest (Spain), Fort Myers Film Festival (Florida), Knoxville Film Festival (Tennessee), and Tasmanian Breath of Fresh Air Film Festival (Tasmania). Elli's latest short film, Theodore's Gift, will premiere in 2017.