Tim Parrington has been out of sight for a while, editing an ABC comedy series titled ‘Superwog’. Princess Pictures has produced the ABC’s first YouTube collaboration, and created a six part comedy series Directed by Theodore Saidden, starring Theodore and his brother Nathan. The series revolves around the adventures of a highly dysfunctional family as they try to navigate their life in Australian suburbia, and follows on from a highly successful Youtube presence developed by the Saiddens over a number of years. Tim will be back to commercials, and rearing to go from mid October, coinciding with the release of the series simultaneously on ABC and YouTube.
Dan Lee's work on Charles Williams' short film All These Creatures has been heavily rewarded with the film winning top honours at the Cannes Film Festival for 2018. The film has won the Palme D'or en court metrage, and has recently been nominated for the AACTA awards for 2018 for best short film. Meanwhile Williams' film continues to be gaining berths at other prestigious festivals around the world.
Jack Hutchings has begun cutting a film with director Kim Farrant, starring Noomi Rapace and Yvonne Strahovski. The film titled 'Angel of Mine' is a psychological thriller about a woman grieving the death of her daughter who loses grip on reality when she begins to think her girl may still be alive. The film was written by Luke Davies ('Lion', 'Candy') is based on a french film from the 1990's.
Dan Lee has collaborated with director Charles Williams cutting his short film 'All These Creatures' which has just been officially selected for the 2018 Cannes Film Festival. The film is one of eight films to make the cut from close to 4,000 entries worldwide.
Williams’ film stars 13-year-old Ethiopian/Australian Yared Scott as Tempest, a boy who tries to understand the dark presence growing inside his father and the events that led to an inexplicable tragedy while his backyard is infested with insects.
This news also marks the sixth time a short film cut by The Butchery's editors has made official selection at the Cannes Film Festival during the past fifteen years.