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Under the Sun

Australia Post

6 x 5 MINUTES | 2014

‘The Real Stories Project’ was launched as an employee competition within Australia Post to share stories that raise a positive message of inclusion within the workplace. The winning stories were produced into the short film ‘Work Mate’ and the six-part comedy web series ‘Under the Sun’.


To further showcase Australia Post’s genuine passion for inclusion, 14 film students with an intellectual disability were mentored on set during production in Sydney.


Best International Short – International Family Film Festival

Best Short Film and Audience Choice Award – Projects Film Festival

Best Short Film – Extraordinary Film festival 

Official Selection

Short Shorts Film Festival and Asia
Nominated for Best international short film, Cleveland International Film Festival
Fargo Film Festival
Damn Short Film Festival
Guam International Film Festival
Kansas City FilmFest
Sidewalk Film Festival

“The Taste team has an amazing ability to produce engaging and meaningful content that helps to drive true culture change.”

Lauren Jauncey

Head of Diversity & Inclusion Australia Post

Thank you

Our heartfelt thanks to all of the Australia Post staff who shared their real stories that inspired this series, the beautiful cast and special thanks to Lauren and Diane who fought very hard to bring this project to life.

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