This drama focuses on two sisters who are locked in a custody battle over their young nephew.
PS (Nicholas Gledhill) has been raised by his aunt, Lila (Robyn Nevin) after his mother died. She and her husband have always done the best they can for the boy. One day, Lila's sister, Vanessa (Wendy Hughes) arrives after several years travelling the world; she is quite wealthy, and she decides she wants him full-time.
Careful He Might Hear You won eight Australian Film Institute Awards, including Best Picture, Best Actress (Hughes), and Best Supporting Actor (Hargreaves).