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My First Suit

Country: New Zealand, Language: English, 30 mins

  • Director: Stewart Main
  • Writer: Peter Wells
  • Producer: John Maynard

CGiii Comment

Quite cute...and, terribly sweet!

For some, it will bring back some painful (and funny) memories.


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The(ir) Blurb...

"I do hope your pimples don't let you down on the big night." 14-year old Steve is caught between creatures he does not fully understand: two parents with very different ideas about the suit he should wear to his first school dance. Meanwhile everywhere he seems to look, images of men are taking control of his imagination. In Stewart Main's comical coming of age story Steve escapes his parents' good wishes, to discover his true desires. They aren't quite what his no-nonsense father had in mind. 

Cast & Characters

Conrad Crawte as Steve;
Martyn Sanderson as Dad;
Heather Lindsay as Mum;
Terry Bacon as The Man;
David Telford as Shop Assistant;
Don Kjestrup as Mr. Slater;
Heather Pitt as Aunt Irene;
Peter England as Construction worker;
Di Boles as Woman in ad