8 year old Joe has a birthday he’ll never forget. His school friends tease him for lack of birthday gifts. Joe hides out in the school sick bay and falls asleep, wishing the everyone in the world would go away. When he awakes, he finds his school empty and wonders if his wish has come true.
Luke Doolan 's resume encompasses credits as a director, cinematographer, and editor, across music clips, commercials, shorts, and features. His early days of feature film editing were spent assisting legendary editor Jill Bilcock on Moulin Rouge. Luke has previously shot and edited previsualisation on Baz Luhrman's Alexander and Australia and George Lucas' Star Wars: Episode III. Luke has been conceiving and editing for the last four years on Nash Edgerton’s shorts including FUEL, for which he won Best Editing at The St Kilda Film Festival, Australia. Despite having worked on several films together, Miracle Fish is the first time Luke and Drew Bailey have worked together as Director / Producer.