Title: Gaffer Required for Dark Comedy Student Short Film

*Currently hiring CREW for short film set in Geelong*

Please scroll down to find the film synopsis, general and cast information as well as the contact details.

Synopsis for New Messiah (2016)
(Dark Comedy)
Written by Harrison Scarf.

“A man who believes he is the second coming of Jesus, desperately wants to help the people around him, but is soon forced to question his faith after being to be committed to a psychiatric ward.”

General information:
New Messiah is a short film, produced as part of a Deakin University honours’ film course. Filming will take course over the last two weeks of October 2016 (approx. seven days) and all crew applicants must have full availability during this period. Filming schedules will be distributed beforehand.

Filming will take place in and around Melbourne and Geelong city, from morning to evening with pick-up dates to be set at a later time. Several key interviews and meetings will take place in early October and all successful applicants must be able to attend.

Everyone is welcome to apply, experience is not necessary but is preferred. If you have worked on a film project before, please feel free to forward a link to your work or imdb page.

Production Type: Student
Project length: Short film (15-20 minutes)
Production/ shooting location: Docklands and Geelong City
Production Company: Deakin University, honours
Director: Harrison Scarf
Producer: Antonia Silic
Compensation: This role is unpaid (at this stage), but catering, show reel footage and an IMDB credit will be included.


Shooting starts: 20 October, 2016
Shooting ends: 27 October, 2016

Apply here.
General response time: 24 hrs
Include: preferred role/s, any or all experience, availability & links to past projects.

The script will be forwarded to applicants after the initial email.


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