The Girl With One Eyelash

Documentary / Taival Films Production (2018). Director & Writer

A father faces his biggest fear - of losing a child - when his daughter is diagnosed with a deadly illness that will impact her for the rest of her life. The documentary follows Hayley’s journey, a young girl diagnosed with Rhabdomyosarcoma - a soft tissue tumour - and her relationship with her father, Andrew. “The Girl with the One Eyelash” explores the challenges Hayley has been forced to overcome and is yet to face, for the rest of her life.

The short film is now on its festival tour, but you can watch the trailer above.

Crew & Cast:

Hayley, Andrew, Leia, Natalie & Jackson Brown

Writer & Director - Melisa Visca & Heidi Ylä-Ajos

Director of Photography - Jordan Montgomery

1st AC: Liam Fouracre

Producer - Heidi Ylä-Ajos & Melisa Visca

On-Set Sound Recordist - Dean Damman

Sound Designer & Audio mix - Timothy Knowles

Music Composer - Michael Alvey

End scene Music by: Birds ff Tokyo

Editor & Colourist: C.K. Michael 

Production Company: Taival Films

Special thank you:

SAE Creative Media Institute, Melbourne

The Royal Children's Hospital

Starlight Foundation

©2019 - Melisa Visca.