14 min 1 sec
‘The Suburbs Go On Forever’ is a short film about Felicity, a university student, who undertakes a journey of self-discovery through a complex affair with her professor.!
The film explores the many sides of desire, and the facades people put up to suppress or enact upon them. Mr Parker, a university professor with the desire to seduce one of his students. A verbose and charming man who is consumed by the withdrawn romantic ideas of his poetic idols. Mrs Parker, an aging beauty obsessed with control, willing to let her husband enact upon his desires as long as he keeps up the facade of the perfect suburban family. And their flirtatious daughter Laura, who is perfectly aware of her parent’s activities and as a reaction uses her charm to gain the attention that they neglect. The film follows Felicity as she drifts through a party held at the Parker’s suburban mansion. Here she is confronted by her desires for Mr Parker and must discover whether enacting them will lead to fulfillment or tether an already distraught family.