Gonella Productions

Gonella Productions

MAKING FRIENDS

MAKING FRIENDS

LANGUAGE: English

Genre: Black Comedy
Running Time: 10:00
Year of production: 2018

SYNOPSIS

Mo Patterson, a lonely weirdo with just stuffed animals for company, receives an invitation to his old school reunion. When his plan to reconnect with his old childhood sweetheart falls apart, Mo’s quest for friendship takes a dark turn.

PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION

Production Company: Oliver’s Island / Square Cherry Productions
Film exports/World sales: Gonella Productions

CAST

Mo : Mark Davison
Caroline: Lucy Roslyn
Darren: Rick Warden
Emma: Lucy Barker

MAIN CREDITS

Director: Chris Vincze
Screenwriter: Mark Davison, Pat Schulenburg, David Shute, Joel Veitch, Chris Vincze
Producer: Naomi Ayres, Mark Davison, Ben Rogers, Chris Vincze
Director of Photography: Ben Bee, Alex Metcalfe
Sound: Edwin Weiss
Editing: Chris Vincze
Sound Editing: Tom Deane, James Drake
Music Composer: Chris Vincze

TECHNICAL DETAILS

Genre: Comedy
Sub-genre: Black Comedy, RomCom, Horror
Language: English
Country of origin: UK
Year of production: 2018
Total running time: 10:00
Shooting format: Digital
Color type: Colour
Aspect ratio: 2.39:1
Sound format: 5.1

AWARDS

Winner, best Comedy Short, Bloodstained Film Festival

FESTIVAL SELECTIONS

LA Shortsfest
Newport Beach Film Festival
Dam Short Film Festival
Arizona Short Film Festival
Bolton Film Festival
Celluloid Screams, Sheffield
Omaha Film Festival
Tallgrass Film Festival
Grossman Festival

BIOGRAPHY OF THE DIRECTOR

Chris Vincze first got into film-making through music videos in 2000 and since then has been involved in the commercial sector, working with many top agencies and brands. He is currently freelance, specialising in immersive experiences and VR, whilst still enjoying making the odd short film.