Science Fiction Volume One: The Osiris Child

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The Osiris Child
Directed by Shane Abbess
Produced by
  • Sidonie Abbene
  • Shane Abbess
  • Brian Cachia
  • Matthew Graham
  • Brett Thornquest
Screenplay by Shane Abbess
Story by
  • Shane Abbess
  • Brian Cachia
Music by Brian Cachia
Cinematography Carl Robertson
Edited by Adrian Rostirolla
Distributed by Madman Entertainment
Release date
  • 24 September 2016 (2016-09-24)
Running time
95 minutes
Country Australia
Language English
Box office $52,311[1]

The Osiris Child: Science Fiction Volume One (also known simply as The Osiris Child) is a 2016 Australian science fiction film directed by Shane Abbess and starring Daniel MacPherson, Kellan Lutz, and Rachel Griffiths.


"Set in a time of interplanetary colonization, Sy Lombrok (Kellan Lutz), a former nurse who is now a drifter with a haunted past, forms an unlikely alliance with Kane Sommerville (Daniel MacPherson), a lieutenant who works for off-world military contractor Exor. In a race against time, they set out to rescue Kane's young daughter Indi (Teagan Croft) amid an impending global crisis precipitated by Exor."


Shooting took place in Coober Pedy in South Australia and Gladesville and Sydney in New South Wales. It was produced by, among others, director Shane Abbess, and Brian Cachia, who composed the music.


The Osiris Child: Science Fiction Volume One was released in the US at Fantastic Fest in September 2016. It premiered in Australia at the Gold Coast Film Festival on 21 April 2017.


Critical response[edit]

On review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes, the film holds an approval rating of 63%, based on 19 reviews, and an average rating of 5.8/10.[2] On Metacritic, which assigns normalized rating to reviews, the film has a weighted average score of 55 out of 100, based on 5 critics, indicating "mixed or average reviews ".[3]


  1. ^ "The Osiris Child: Science Fiction Volume One (2017)". The Numbers. Nash Information Services, LLC. Retrieved 19 July 2018.
  2. ^ "The Osiris Child: Science Fiction Volume One (2017)". Rotten Tomatoes. Fandango. Retrieved 19 July 2018.
  3. ^ "The Osiris Child Reviews". Metacritic. CBS Interactive. Retrieved 19 July 2018.

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