Eight years after Marc rejected the birth of his daughter resulting from a one-night stand, he still hasn’t found what he’s looking for in a relationship. A verbatim dramatisation of anecdotes by the real-life Marc to factually portray his misguided masculinity.


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Credits / Collaborators / Cast

Written & Directed by: Andrew R. Blackman
Based on anecdotes by: The Real Life Marc
Produced by: Andrew R. Blackman, Preston O’Brien, Kent Belcher
Director of Photography: Kent Belcher
Editor: Kerri Roggio
Music & Score by: Tom Dennison
Casting: Andrew R. Blackman, Preston O’Brien
Additional Casting: Stu Turner, Juliett Furness

Cast (in order of appearance):
Young Marc: Jordan Mooney
The Mother: Brooke Petersen
Old Marc: Preston O’Brien
The Daughter: Lulu Homer
Marc’s Dad: Edward Campbell
Marc’s Mum: Teena Speedy
The Girlfriend: Amber Rose Henshal
Marc’s Mate: Rohan Glynn

Screenplay by: Andrew R. Blackman, Francis “Jack” Rule
Story Consultants: Simon Price, Daniel Joseph Borgman
In Association With: Robbers Dog Films, University of Auckland
Executive Producers: Andrew R. Blackman, Brian R. Blackman, Mark Foster
Supervising Producer: Jake Mahaffy
Production Manager: Melissa Roberts

Costumes: Olivia Dobson

First Assistant Camera: Rick Gutzewitz, Richard Elworthy
Second Assistant Camera: Dlara Scott, Francis Baker
Sound Recordists: Mark Burrows, Ande Schurr, Peter Kraan, Ben Vanderpoel, Danny Watts

Grip: Tom Davis

Catering: Brian R. Blackman

Additional Editing: Jarrod Wright
Titles By: Morten Gorm
Sound Editor / Designer: Lars-Bo Kjær
Colourist: Alana Cotton
Composting: Stuart Bedford

Thank Yous: Brian R. Blackman, Annette M. Blackman, Mark Foster, Adam Stevens. Chris Dudman, George Mackensie, Lisa Gresham, Luka Jana Berchtold, Jacky Su, Marc Beaumont, Barry Beaumont, Christine & Raymond Pulman Andrew’s Friends & Family

Shot on location In: Auckland New Zealand

For: Big D.


Genre: Drama
Country: New Zealand
Language: English
Length in minutes: 14:17
YEAR: 2016