Whoever Was Using This Bed

Film Block: L        Cinema:  LAB 2        Date:  02.03.18              Time: 6.30-8.00 PM

Whoever Was Using This Bed

Director: Andrew Kotatko

Country: Australia  

Runtime: 20 min

Genre: Drama / Thriller


A married couple is woken in the dead of night by a mysterious phone call. Unable to sleep, they are drawn into an unsettling examination of their fears and desires. Based on a story by Raymond Carver (Birdman), WHOEVER WAS USING THIS BED is a multi-award winning short psychological drama starring Jean-Marc Barr (The Big Blue), Radha Mitchell (Man on Fire) and Jane Birkin (Blow Up).

Rated: 15




 A screenwriting graduate of Binger Filmlab in The Netherlands, Andrew previously wrote and directed the award-winning short film Everything Goes (2004), based on a story by Raymond Carver and starring Hugo Weaving, Abbie Cornish, and Sullivan Stapleton. He is also Australia’s most experienced music supervisor, having collaborated with directors such as Jane Campion, Fred Schepisi, Russell Crowe and Mel Gibson. Andrew’s latest short film is the AFI|AACTA Award winner Whoever Was Using This Bed (2016) starring Jean-Marc Barr, Radha Mitchell, and Jane Birkin.