"RESIDUE" - A Short Film


When two former lovers reunite during the return of old belongings, the future of their relationship is tested by the feelings that still remain.

Where is the money going?

The funds raised will go towards:

• Actors (Rehearsals, number of shooting days)
• Locations (Hiring fees)
• Equipment (Lenses, lighting gear, etc)
• Art Department (Props, set dressing, costumes)
• Marketing Costs (Poster art, BTS Stills)
• Festival Entry Fees
• Catering for Cast & Crew

Who’s involved?

Kori Reay-Mackey (Writer/Director) is an emerging filmmaker from Perth, Western Australia. Since graduating from North Metropolitan TAFE in 2012, Kori has directed a number of productions of various formats; music videos, TVCs, corporate videos, and short documentary. In 2017, he was a finalist in the Supercheap Auto “Big Break” TVC Competition. 2018 will see him pivot back towards narrative filmmaking, with strong attention being paid to script development, character performance and visual language.

You can see more of Kori’s work at www.krmfilmmaker.com 

Dan Thom (Producer) is a passionate and creative Film Producer in Perth. He has worked on numerous short films, music videos & TVCs since graduating from Film School in 2012. Dan achieved RAW Nerve funding in 2014 for his short drama entitled "Fish" which premiered at the Perth Revelation Film Festival in 2015. He recently won the 2017 Supercheap Auto “Big Break” TVC Competition with his entry "The Rarest Card" which he Produced and co-wrote.

Peter Cheng (Cinematographer) is a director and cinematographer who has been working in the West Australian film industry since 2012. His work has spanned several styles and formats including documentary series, short films, music videos and commercials. He has gained recognition in the Perth arts community for his ongoing documentary series, Perth Artists which aired on WestTV earlier this year. Peter has also won several awards for his work, including Best Cinematography at the 2016 Stage One International Film Festival and First Place in the 2016 Tropical North Queensland Paradise Through Your Lens Competition. He has also had success overseas with a short film receiving official selection in the 2016 Vancouver Short Film Festival. This year he will be joining the curatorial team as TEDxPerth's first film curator.

You can see more of Peter’s work at http://acidflicks.com.au/ 

Mimi Helm (Production Designer) is a writer, director and production designer. She has production designed a range of short films, music videos and web commercials. Her production design work on the 2017 Screenwest Elevate 30 funded short film “I Said Nothing” was recently nominated for Best Production Design at Next Gen Short Film Festival. After graduating from Curtin University’s Screen Arts course she wrote and directed FTI funded Raw Nerve Swiss Avalanche which was screened on ABC2 and ABC iView. Most recently, Mimi is one of three directors working on web-series "Single Ladies", which is funded by Screenwest Elevate 30 initiative and currently in post-production. She also production designed web-series “Calling” written and directed by Miley Tunnecliffe, which is being screened as part of this year’s Revelation Film Festival.

Where will you see it?

Once the production is complete we will have a screening of the film for all the people involved in the production as well as its contributors.

We will be submitting the film to top tier festivals such as Sundance, Tribeca, and Slamdance Film Festival, which allow networking opportunities, as well as festivals that showcase up-and-coming filmmakers including Chicago and the Berlin International Film Festival. Being able to reach an Australian audience is important to us and we wish to target national film festivals such as Sydney Film Festival, CinefestOz and MIFF.

A message from us

As a production unit our team has been working extremely hard on putting this film together and we are very excited to see it come to life. As filmmakers we have each grown, individually and together, to find our skills and talents and unite them with a common goal - creating character-driven, emotionally resonant films.

We would love for you to be part of this film that we are very passionate and excited about. We can't wait to start creating and have you join us on this journey.

We look forward to your support!

Donations (0)

  • Frank Jiang 
    • 15 $ 
    • 3 mos
  • Venus Stewart 
    • 60 $ 
    • 3 mos
  • Candice Thom 
    • 40 $ 
    • 14 mos
  • Gregg Watson 
    • 100 $ 
    • 14 mos
  • Lauren Mitchell 
    • 200 $ 
    • 14 mos

Fundraising team (2) 

Dan Thom 
Raised 710 $ from 12 donations
Kori Reay-Mackey 
Team member
Raised 1,945 $ from 27 donations
This team raised 560 $ from 12 other donations.
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