ABC Comedy screens The Eleven O’Clock

ABC Comedy will tonight screen the Josh Lawson-penned short film The Eleven O’Clock which was nominated for an Oscar.

It is already available on iview.

ACCTA Award Winning Best Short film and 90th Annual Academy Award Short Film (live action) nominee The Eleven O’Clock, will premiere today, Monday 5 March, the day the Oscars screen in Australia. The film is available now on ABC iview and the ABC COMEDY YouTube channel, and will have its broadcast premiere at 9.30pm tonight on ABC COMEDY and ABC iview.

The Eleven O’Clock is a thirteen-minute Australian production starring first time Academy Award nominee Josh Lawson (Hoges) and Silver Logie winner Damon Herriman (Riot).

It follows a psychiatrist who earnestly tries to help his delusional patient, but his efforts are complicated by the fact that the patient believes himself to be the doctor. With each trying to out-analyse the other, their session spirals out of control.

Also starring Eliza Logan, Alyssa McClessland (Dance Academy), Gregory J Thorsby and Jessica Wren (Devil’s Playground.)

The Eleven O’Clock has also won the L.A. Shorts Fest 2017 and Best Comedy Short at the Rhode Island International Film Festival 2016.

The Eleven O’Clock is a Finch Company Production. Directed by Derin Seale, written by Josh Lawson and produced by Josh Lawson, Karen Bryson and Derin Seale.

9.30pm tonight on ABC Comedy.


  1. Read about this and then found out it had been already screened last night! And no repeat scheduled that I can find. What clever programming ABC….

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