JAKE WILSON Lauded on the festival circuit, this Australian film is big on ambition but fails to deliver on its good intentions.
SANDRA HALL A story about a teenager dealing with her mother's decision to change her gender is told with subtlety and authenticity.
Sixteen-year-old Billie's reluctant path to independence is accelerated when her mother reveals plans to gender transition and their time together becomes limited to Tuesday afternoons.
KARL QUINN Thanks to the film's bold exploration of teen sexuality, the ghost of Bill Henson was never far away for the makers of 52 Tuesdays.
CRAIG MATHIESON After her debut film role in 52 Tuesdays, Tilda Cobham-Hervey has Hollywood knocking at her door.
STEPHANIE BUNBURY Australian director Sophie Hyde picked up a second award at the Berlin Film Festival on Saturday for 52 Tuesdays, her sensitive film about a teenage girl's response to her mother's decision to become a man.
STEPHANIE BUNBURY An Australian film about a schoolgirl whose mother sets out to become a man has won the top prize in Generations 14+, the Berlin Film Festival's highly respected program for teenagers.
ED GIBBS Australia's Sophie Hyde has won the prestigious best directing award at the Sundance Film Festival.