RICHARD GREEN – PRODUCER
Richard has worked as a cameraman, production designer, 1st assistant director, director, line producer and producer. With over 25 years of experience in film making his credits included Spud, District 9, Otelo Burning and Long Walk to Freedom. His films have been showcased across the world including major international film festivals such as Milan, Rotterdam and Sydney. Currently the Head of Film at AFDA Durban campus, Richard’s experience and extensive network of talented local crew, ensures the feature film will be of the highest international standard, delivered on time and within budget.
GAVIN HUMPHREY – WRITER
Gavin is a pharmacist and the creative master mind behind the concept. A social media strategist he is currently working on the www.outlaw.org.za rhino portal. His ‘out of the box’ thinking and medical background ensure an integrated narrative is woven between film and online content.
MATT NEFDT – DIRECTOR
Matt Nefdt, a rich media specialist based in Durban South Africa, is among an elite crop of exciting international new-age filmmakers.
One of the founders of South African-based media house, iKind Media, Matt’s project direction draws from a broad range of creative and technical skills aided by an acute eye for composition and a finesse for VFX design.
Fluent across multiple media platforms; from conceptualising, shooting and directing films to post production, 3D animation and visual effects, Matt Nefdt delivers. Projects recently completed include international aid campaigns, music videos, commercials and interactive mobile games and applications for both Android and IOS. He is currently developing augmented reality game technology for mobile devices.
Melding film with interactive game design, Matt has a vision to introduce a fusion between cinema and gaming; engaging the audience on a new level across multiple platforms and delivering a totally immersive new-age cinematic experience.
View his work here : http://www.nefdt.com
GUY SCLANDERS - SCRIPT EDITOR
Having started his career at the prestigious Durban University of Technology Television and Film school, Guy focused on scriptwriting, short film development, and the education of future scriptwriters. His scripts have been produced for various short films, documentaries, and TV programmes. In 2004 his feature screenplay 'Painting David' was optioned for development, and in the same year his four part historical drama was earmarked for script development by the In 2009 two of his short film scripts were selected to be produced as part of a short film initiative of the world renown Durban International Film Festival. As a lecturer of scriptwriting for over 10 years, and as an active scriptwriter in both corporate and commercial television he has had extensive experience in working scripts to budget, and for making sure the core ideals are maintained.
Currently he is the Script Editor for the screenplay Coded - an action sci-fi thriller in development set in Durban, and is the lead writer on a feature documentary celebrating 20 years of democracy in South Africa.
JOHAN PRINSLOO - SOUND ENGINEER
Johan Prinsloo spends his time as a Sound Engineer, Foley Artist and all round techie locked up in a studio in Durban. Having grown up with an electronics engineer for a dad it’s no surprise Johan was building things soon after he could walk.
Johan has since worked on more than 200 television shows, 17 films and countless corporate videos. He has done recordings for people such as Athol Fugard and Kenny Young and broadcasters such as National Geographic, Al Rayan, Smithsonian, MTV, Kyk-net, E-TV and the SABC.