Gonella Productions

Gonella Productions

MAY DAY

MAY DAY

LANGUAGE: English

SYNOPSIS
Seventy year old Frank has always been scared of flying but one day his friend Pete, an experienced pilot and owner of a two seater plane, convinces him to come up for a flight. When Pete passes out midflight Frank has to take over the controls with dramatic consequences.

PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION
Production Company: Daniel Fernbach Ltd
Film exports/World sales: Gonella Productions

CAST
Frank David Calder
Roger Jim Carey Connell
Nick James Dangerfield
Pete David Sibley

MAIN CREDITS
Director: Dan Fernbach
Screenwriter: Dan Fernbach and Nicola Quilter
Producer: Dan Fernbach and Nicola Quilter
Director of Photography: Xavier Amorós
Sound: Jim Carey
Editing: Dan Fernbach
Sound Editing: Dan Fernbach
Music Composer: Sophie Cotton

TECHNICAL DETAILS
Genre: Drama
Sub-genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of origin: U.K.
Year of production: 2014
Total running time: 12 mins 47 secs
Shooting format: Digital
Color type: Colour
Aspect ratio: 2.39:1
Sound format: Stereo

FESTIVAL SELECTIONS
Palm Springs ShortFest, USA

BIOGRAPHY OF THE DIRECTOR
Dan has worked as a writer, director and editor on a wide range of projects: from drama to commercials, music videos to documentary. He has recently completed his fourth short film ‘The Keyhole' starring Emmy Dowers and Scarlett Soudan; as well as working on projects for Jamie Oliver, Tesco and Net-A-Porter.com.