"I really do love The Rocket. 
It's incredible, so utterly unique"
Cate Blanchett

                                                                        The Rocket

“gripping and heart-warming” 

“fantastically moving” 
The Irish Times

“gorgeous...it just brings joy to your heart to see such naturalism on screen”
Margaret Pomeranz, At the Movies

Paul Byrnes, Sydney Morning Herald

“this little gem stole my heart” 
ABC Radio 

“throughly infectious, hugely imaginative, with exceptional performances”   ★★★★ The Age    

“a powerful, deeply moving drama”   
The Philadelphia Enquirer  

SBS Film (Aust)  

“enthralling and evocative” 
Screen Daily

“amazing” ★★★★
David Stratton, At the Movies

“absolutely brilliant...one of the most original & beautiful films I’ve ever seen” 
Weekend Sunrise (Ch 7, Aust)

“a true original”   
CJ Johnson, ABC Radio 

“truly an extraordinary movie”    
The Upcoming  (UK)

“It’s fascinating, it’s uplifting,   
it’s a cracker”    

Radio 2UE (Aust) 

“wonderful, beautiful, lovely”   
ABC Radio National  

 “a seamless melding of history’s dark undertow and a child’s indefatigible optimism”    Los Angeles Times 

“utterly fresh” 
Wall Street Journal

“an inspiring gem”  ★★★★1/2
Garry Maddox, Sydney Morning Herald

“a little masterpiece...shoots right to the top of your must-see list”   
The Telegraph (Aust)


Herald Sun (Aust)  

“a lovely, resonant and deeply accomplished drama”   
The Playlist, Indiewire 

The Film Emporium 

“one of the truly special films  
of the year”  
Unseen Films

“one spectacularly assured and entertaining film rocketed to the top and blew our minds with its humour and its humanity ”  
Berlin International Film Festival jury: writer/director Oren Moverman (Love & Mercy, I’m Not There), director Lucy Walker (The Crash Reel)
& writer/director Taika Waititi (Jojo Rabbit, Thor: Ragnarok)

“a spectacular achievement that is powerful and delightful in equal measures”  
Tribeca International Film Festival jury: writer/director Paul Haggis (Million Dollar Baby) 
actress Bryce Dallas-Howard (Jurassic World), writer/director Kenneth Lonergan (Manchester by the Sea)

Winner of over 45 awards including: