Head On Poster

Release Date: August 13th, 1999

DVD Release Date: October 31st, 2000

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 44 min

Plot Summary
Ari (Alex Dimitriades), the son of two Greek immigrants, is an alienated teenager who lives in Melbourne, Australia. He spends his time seeking out cheap thrills, and, over the course of one day, he dives into a bottomless pit of hedonism. He sleeps with a few men he meets, he sleeps with his friend Betty (Elena Mandalis), he takes drugs, he sells drugs and he rages against society. Ari seems numb to life until he and his best friend (Paul Capsis) have a violent run-in with the cops.

Cast: Alex Dimitriades, Paul Capsis, Julian Garner, Tony Nikolakopoulos, Elena Mandalis, Eugenia Fragos, Damien Fotiou, Andrea Mandalis

Director: Ana Kokkinos

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Gritty, Father, Transformation, 1990s, Mother, Brooding