Dungeons, Goblins and Broccoli

2022 | Australia | 8 mins | 16:9
Genre: Comedy | Mockumentary | Children’s
Themes: Friendships | Quirky
Disability represented on screen: Trisomy 21 (Down syndrome) | Neurodiverse
Language: English, with Closed Captioning available

Synopsis: A group of avid Dungeons and Dragons players embark on their next quest, but their game takes a turn when a new-comer arrives. Distracted by her presence, the players become embroiled in a competition for her affection, but how far will they go to win her hand?


Alex (Dungeon Master) – Amelia Forsyth-Smith
Ruby – Emily De Margheriti
Jackson (Goblin) – Tim Stiles
Elizabeth – Kimberley Adams
Michael – Daniel Hodgson


Director – Dan Sanguineti
Writer – Dan Sanguineti, Russell Lee
Producer – Dianna La Grassa
Cinematographer – Miguel Gallagher
Production Design – Rohan Taylor
Editor – Ellen Britton
Sound Design – Rohan Taylor
Composer – Oliver Reynolds

Festival Screenings & Awards

Canberra Short Film Festival 2023 (Australia) – Winner: Highly Commended Award
Oska Bright Film Festival 2024 (UK)
ReelAbilities Film Festival: New York 2024 (USA)
St Kilda Film Festival 2024 (Australia) – In Competition