OUR 2016 BUFTA CREW
PRODUCER – CAITLIN MCGANN
Favourite movie quote: “Compromise where you can. Where you can’t, don’t. Even if everyone is telling you that something wrong is something right. Even if the whole world is telling you to move, it is your duty to plant yourself like a tree, look them in the eye and say, ‘No, you move’.” – Captain America: Civil War
Aspirations for the future: I’m hoping to go into film or TV as a 1st AD or Producer.
Idol: Joss Whedon
DIRECTOR OF AUDIO – RHYS JONES
Favourite movie quote: “Sometime you have to role the hard six.” – Battlestar Galactic
Aspirations for the future: Sound design for feature films
Idol: Min Yoon-gi
DIRECTOR'S ASSISTANT – HANNAH KEOGH
Favourite movie quote: “You talkin’ to me?” – Taxi Driver
Aspirations for the future: Make enough money to get me off this Uni diet
Idol: Duane Michals
HEAD OF GRAPHICS DEPARTMENT – ALISHA MARFATIA
Favourite movie quote: "You can tell she's a good dancer by the way she drinks her soda pop." – The Proposal
Aspirations for the future: Aspirations are to be operating the broadcast graphics whilst watching my Geelong boys win the AFL Grand Final.
Idol: My dad.
LINE PRODUCER – KATE INGRAM
Favourite movie quote: “All the dinosaurs feared the T-Rex.” – Deadpool
Aspirations for the future: Film and TV producer
Idol: Ryan Reynolds
TECHNICAL DIRECTOR – DECLAN CARUSO
Favourite movie quote: “No, thank you, I take it black, like my men.” – Airplane!
Aspirations for the future: Director of features, shorts, and music videos.
SENIOR TECHNICAL DIRECTOR – EMILY GARRETTO
Favourite movie quote: “Okay. Everybody just pretend to be normal, okay?” – Little Miss Sunshine
Aspirations for the future: To work on an Olympic broadcast in a senior role
Idol: It’s Thomas Evans!
FLOOR MANAGER – MAYA BARRANT
Favourite movie quote: “What do you want me to do, dress in drag and do the hula?” – The Lion King
Aspirations for the future: My aspirations for the near future are to direct some games for the sports broadcasting department for my school back in the U.S. before I graduate. Hopefully a few of them will be one's that air on the region's sports network NESN.
Idol: Michelle Obama
PRODUCTION DESIGNER – SANNAH MACLEAN
Favourite movie quote: “Shower shoes are to be worn in the bathroom at all times except when in the actual shower… Did you not read your “Dorm Life” Pamphlet?” – She’s the Man
Aspirations for the future: For someone to learn how to say my name and just to realise that my name is Hannah with an ‘S’.
POST-PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR – LUKE FREEMAN
Favourite movie quote: I SOUND MY BARBARIC YAWP OVER THE ROOFTOPS OF THE WORLD!” – Dead Poet Society
Aspirations for the future: Finding my creative niche that provides a unique voice in such a chaotic world. Whether it is within film, television, writing, or another creative outlet I don’t quite know yet, but I’m excited to find out!
Idol: Robin Williams or Quentin Tarantino.
LIGHTING DIRECTOR – AAKASH PRASHANTH
Favourite movie quote: “WHERE IS SHEEE??!” – Batman
Aspirations for the future: Prove to everyone that tech support isn’t the only option for Indians.
Idol: Me in the future.
HEAD WRITER – DAISY WILLIAMS
Favourite movie quote: “Wow” – Owen Wilson
Aspirations for the future: Be head writer/muse for an initially niche TV comedy that becomes a cult classic while I’m on my death bed.
Idol: Cher from Clueless and Lorne
MULTI CAMERA DIRECTOR – JAMES NICHOLSON
Favourite movie quote: “Not quite my tempo.” – Whiplash
Aspirations for the future: Feature film editing
Idol: Benedict Cumberbatch
GRAPHICS – RYAN TRUSKINGER
Favourite Movie Quote: “Roads? Where we’re going, we don’t need roads.” – Back to the Future.
Future Aspirations: I would like to one day write a Batman feature film.
Idol: Christopher Nolan.