Film Construction holds tightly onto the value of doing exceptional work, serving the script and maximising onscreen values. No matter whether it's a large scale production or a smaller creative opportunity we always put our outmost into the production process. Film Construction has fostered and grown the careers of a large number of acclaimed commercial directors. And has a reputation as a film house for growing and nurturing the craft of filmmaking.
Working with us is a collaborative experience, highly professional and all executed with warmth and good natured dedication to craft. We thoroughly enjoy what we do making the end result that much better.
Based in New Zealand we have epic locations suitable for cross season filming. We have the famous kiwi "can do" attitude to solve production challenges. And the most incredibly experienced film crews.
Come and experience our exceptional wine and food while shooting in the beautiful landscapes New Zealand has on offer!
Short film Dotty selected as Vimeo Staff Pick
Film Construction produced Dotty, in association with Jolly Good Films, selected as a Vimeo Staff Pick by the Vimeo team in NYC.
Directed by Mick Andrews and Brett O’Gorman, the charming yet bittersweet short tells the story of a stubborn old lady’s struggle to send a text message to her daughter.
With festival screenings worldwide, and a whole heap of awards, Dotty is sure to charm audiences from grandkids to grandparents.
Directors - Mick Andrews and Brett O’Gorman
Writer - Mick Andrews
Producer - József Fityus
Director of Photography - Renaud Maire
Production Designer - Shayne Radford
Editor - Tom Eagles
1st AD – Seumas Cooney
Sound Recordist – Dave Hurley
Dotty – Joyce Irving
Carol – Alison Bruce
Production Company: Film Construction & Jolly Good Films
Nantucket Film Festival - Best Short Film
SXSW Film Festival - Official Selection 2013
Palm Springs International ShortFest - Official Selection 2013
Rhode Island International Film Festival - First Place
Naples International Film Festival - Audience Award Best Short 2013
New Orleans Film Festival - Official Selection 2013