Making Waves (1987)


A group of elderly women go on vacation to the seaside. One of them takes her son along and constantly watches him saying he has a brain tumor. His problem is something else entirely.

Director: Jenny Wilkes.
Writers: Clare Boylan (short story), Jenny Wilkes (script).
Stars: Sheila Hancock, Kenneth Cranham, Lila Kaye, Maggie Holland, Pat Keen, Terry John, Joyce Irvine, Neale McGrath.

1988 Academy Awards – Nominated for an Oscar for Best Short Film, Live Action.


Note: DLed this one on Youtube (missing the last minute or so) and added the missing ending from a different copy I got from a collector friend.

How would you rate this movie?

Click on a star to rate it!

One Comment

  1. Marcia
    May 8, 2021

    Love this short movie, unfortunately the sound (mainly my hearing) missed some dialogues (and some details of the really important one 😂).

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *