Fucking Adelaide is a comedy drama told from the individual perspectives of six family members who reunite in Adelaide when mum plans to sell the family home. Any sense of togetherness quickly crumbles to reveal how fucked and glorious it is to be home.
Eli Loves Real Life
Failing singer Eli returns to Adelaide after disaster strikes in Sydney. He just wants to sleep in his old bed but sister Emma is also there, young Kitty gives him questionable clothes, and mum has news about the family home.
Kitty Loves Cupcakes
Kitty is told to cull her belongings before moving with Maude so decides she’d rather find a different place to live. As her anonymous sex comes unstuck in tiny Adelaide, Kitty’s stuff comes under threat of a purging bonfire.
Emma Loves Leather
Before returning to Thailand, Emma tries to connect with Maude over old family photos. An argument over the provenance of an unearthed leather jacket causes Maude to reveal her true intentions behind selling the house.
Toby Loves Finishing
Toby wants to help Emma relax and is entrusted with the repair of the back fence – but as he attempts to avoid the unfolding family drama about the sale of the house he begins to wonder if maybe Adelaide is where he belongs.
Cleo Loves Magic
Cleo enlists Maude to prepare for a magic show and are interrupted by the surprise arrival of Geoff, Maude’s estranged husband. Cleo relishes the opportunity of a captive audience but fails to understand the risk of letting this man in.
- Kate Box, Tilda Cobham-Hervey, Brendan Maclean, Geoff Morrell, Audrey Mason-Hyde, Beau Travis Williams, Pamela Rabe
- Sophie Hyde
- Matthew Cormack
- Rebecca Summerton, Bryan Mason