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Written and Directed by

David Pearson

Joanna Beard

Elizabeth Morgan Hemlock

Executive Producers
Gina Fucci
David Pearson

Lead Cast
Nathan - Jon Cleave
Tatiana - Nadia Serantes

Supporting Cast
Meg - Fiona McClure
Maria - Carmen Gabriele
Snatch - Tim J Henley
Whooper Swan - Olive

Musicians & performers
Chris Powell
Gina Griffin

Female Vocalist
Laura Bell

Director of Photography
Ian Salvage

Production Designer
Natalie Remington

Film Editor
David Thrasher

Composer & Arranger
Garry Bell

Sound Recordist
Keith Rodgerson

Boom Operator
Miles Bowe

Focus Puller / First Assistant Camera
Luke Fleming

DI Technician / Second Assistant Camera
Liam Healey

Wildlife Photography
Mark Payne-Gill

Colin Holloway
Sam Alterskye-Knight

Grip Equipment provided by
Eyelights, Ian Salvage

Lighting Equipment provided by
180 Degrees

Camera Equipment provided by
Ian Salvage, Films at 59

Sound Equipment provided by
Keith Rodgerson, Films at 59

Storyboard Artist
Christopher Brodigan

Set Decorator/Wardrobe Assistant
Kate Buchan

Set Construction
Andrew Payne

Art Department Assistant
Anna Charlett

Snow provided by
Snowbusiness International

Volvo car provided by
Chris Walker, Twigworth Breakers

Filming Marquee provided by
Charles Early, Space Intense

Animal Handlers
Lloyd & Rose Buck

Game Birds provided by
Will Fair, John King
Peter Fenwick, George James

Stills Photographer
Owen Benson

Publicity Photographer
Jimmy Edmonds

First Assistant Director
Marina Traversari

Script Supervisor
Phoebe Gibson

Dialect Coach for Mr Cleave
Colin Wood

Voice Coach for Ms Serantes
Tamara Rodriguez

Production Consultant
Geoff Beard

Production Secretary
Jackie Beard

Kenny Macdonald

Production Assistants
Sam Cook, Layan Nourouz
Sara Archer

Nick Fenwick, Ryan Powell

Work Experience Student
Ruth Wakefield

Location Catering
Denise Wheeler

Post Production
Films at 59

Technical Lead
Doug Smith

Tony Osborne

Online / VFX Editor
Christopher Gunningham

Sound Editor
Ian Bown

Foley Editor
Ben Jones

Re-Recording Mixer
Brian Moseley

Post Production Supervisor
Robin Slater

Media Insurance Brokers

Coutts Ltd.

Legal Services
Wiggin LLP

Filmed on location at Thornbury Sailing Club

With Thanks to
Paul Chapman, Commodore TSC
Dr. Annie Green, Vice-Commodore TSC
The Committee, TSC

Special thanks of gratitude to Mr Sid Russell, Safety Board Officer, TSC

The Anchor Pub, Oldbury-on-Severn
Gloucestershire County Council
Newark Farm, Ozleworth


Special Thanks
Colin & Jean Wood, Ieuan Hemlock, Tony Morgan, Isabelle Raynauld, Kelvin
Players Theatre Company,
Mark Sorrell & Michael Dowdes, Sue Limb & Steve Redmond, Wotton Electric
Picture House,
Julie Bentley, Luke Buxton, Darcey E. Crownshaw

Jaspar Taylor, Christabelle Tymko, John Tymko, Philip 'Nobby' Pearce,
Jamie McCulloch, Nick McCulloch, Steve Redmond,
Alex Watts, Jackie Beard, Simon James, Jean Wood, Colin Wood, Geoff Beard,
Christopher Brodigan,
Paul Chapman, Sheila Chapman, Josie Chapman, Mark Wakefield, Emily Hemlock

"Swan Song”
Music & Lyrics by Garry Bell,
Song performed by Jon Cleave,
Music Performed by Chris Powell and Gina Griffin

Music & Lyrics by Chris Powell,
Song performed by Chris Powell and Gina Griffin
© Chris Powell

For The Music Sales Group Ltd. John Boughtwood, Head of Media, Film & TV

"Silent Night”
Trad: Arranged by Rick Cardinali
Published by Dorsey Brothers Recorded by Rachael Parsons
Courtesy of The Music Sales Group

© Arturi Films Ltd.

author of this short motion picture for the purpose of copyright and other

This motion picture is protected pursuant to the provisions of the laws of
the United Kingdom of Great Britain and other countries.
Any unauthorized duplication, distribution and/or exhibition of this
motion picture may result in civil liability and criminal prosecution.
Characters and incidents portrayed and the names herein are fictitious and
any similarity to the name, character or history of any
person is entirely coincidental and unintentional. No animals were harmed
in the making of this film.


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