THE PROJECTIONIST | Short Film
The Projectionist is a proof of concept short film produced as part of Screen Australia's 2017 Hot Shots Plus initiative. Starring Chris Haywood (Newsfront, Muriel's Wedding), Airlie Dodds (Killing Ground) and Paul Blackwell (Red Dog) The Projectionist tells the story of Jack, a recently widowed pensioner who discovers he can travel into the world of his old Super 8mm home movies. Revisiting his life as a young man Jack must come to terms with his past in order to repair the relationship with his estranged brother in the present. A feature length version is currently in development with Epic Films.
Production Company: Epic Films / CINEMÂCHÉ
Producer: Kirsty Stark (Epic Films)
Executive Producer: CINEMÂCHÉ
Director: Marcus McKenzie
Screenplay: Marcus McKenzie
Story: Marcus McKenzie / Sam McKenzie / Daniel Principe