Tessa Sheridan



Audio drama

Out there

In development

About me



Short Film (trailer)


The 15-min film forms part of the development

of a feature project of the same name.



Cara is a damaged, semi-institutionalised child, seeking connection but unable to empathise with others. Alma is a Lithuanian teenager caring for her younger sister Maija. When the sisters visit the hospital where Cara is a long-term patient, Cara is quick to spot parentless outsiders like herself. But it’s Alma she’s after, and Maija is in the way...


Set in a hostile world where subjective sounds fill empty space and words retreat into the walls, Unmourned tracks the skewed perceptions and barely-felt hungers of a strange and dangerous girl.


Psychological thriller

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