When seriously ill teenager Milla falls madly in love with small time drug dealer Moses, it’s her parents’ worst nightmare. But as Milla’s first brush with love brings her a new lust for life, things get messy and traditional morals go out the window. Milla soon shows everyone in her orbit how to live like you have nothing to lose. Babyteeth joyously explores how good it is not to be dead yet and how far we will go for love.


Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 27 wins & 25 nominations which are all listed here. 


“Shannon Murphy’s Babyteeth … makes for a thrillingly subversive work.” Clarisse Loughrey Independent

“The kind of skittish, reckless film-making that makes you want to rush headlong into bad decisions and savour every last messy moment of the fallout.” Wendy Ide Observer 

Genre: Drama

Director: Shannon Murphy

Year: 2019

Length: 1 58  minutes

Country of Origin: Australia