Celeste is a love story set in the tropical splendor of far north Queensland. It is a story of a family falling apart, coming together again and their last chance to keep a decaying world alive. Celeste is a renowed opera diva who retired early for teh man she loved to live on a crumbling and beautiful estate in the heart of a rainforest in Far North Queensland. Ten years after the tragic death of her husband Celeste is set to return to the stage for her final performance. Her stepson, Jack, still haunted by the past, arrives amidst the preparations for the perfomance and finds Celeste is as he remembered. Celeste wants Jack to stay at the estate but needs him to perform one last request. Celeste is set in a bohemian world of opera and showcases a stunning and unseen part of the world.
Joing us after the screening for a Q&A with director Ben Hackworth