‘Whore’ Films World Premiere Announced

Charlatan clinic is pleased to announce the world premiere of all 6 Whore films: ‘Underage Sex Worker’, ‘Married Woman’, ‘Illegal Migrant’, ‘Rent Boy’, ‘Transgender’ and ‘Refugee’ to be screened at Thievery Studio on the 8 April, 2016. 

The ‘Whore’ project was initially a theatre work performed nationally throughout 2014. All six monologues were then devised to screen by Melissa Fergusson and mentored by writer, Donna Banicevich-Gera.

 

The core cast for ‘Whore’ Films being Geraldine Creff (‘Underage Sex Worker’, ‘Illegal Migrant’), Rebecca Parr (‘Married Woman’, ‘Refugee) and Lee ah yen Faatoia (‘Transgender’, ‘Rent Boy). Each short film runs for 12 minutes and delivers a snapshot of each street sex worker based on true life experiences in Karangahape Road, Auckland.

 

Sponsors kindly supporting this event: Roccabella Jewellery, Thievery Studio, Topic Rentals, Paper Bag Princess, Drag Queens: Buckwheat & Tess Tickle, Splice, Four Eyes Media NZ, LYC, Clash Boutique, LEW Performance, Stolen Rum and Foxes Island Wines.

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Behind The Scenes (Day 2): ‘Transgender’

Director: Melissa Fergusson

DOP: Tim Butler-Jones

1st AD/Sound Tech: Rob Ipsen

Art Department: Lina M Cruz

Makeup Artist: Christina Matthews

Transgender: Lee ah yen Faatoia

Queen 1: Dominique De Coco

Queen 2: Lilly Henry

Beautician: Rebecca Parr

Sex Worker: Morgan Bradley

Barman: Baz Te Hira

Bar patrons: Laura Ehlen-Wilson, Alfred Henry, Rebecca Parr, Lina M Cruz, Melissa Fergusson, John Blackman, Christina Matthews, Brendan Appleby

   
    
    
    
    
    
    
 

Behind The Scenes (Day 1): ‘Transgender’

Director: Melissa Fergusson

DOP: Tim Butler-Jones

1st AD/Sound Tech: Rob Ipsen

Art Department: Lina M Cruz

MUA: Christina Matthews

Transgender: Lee ah yen Faatoia

Sex Worker: Morgan Bradley

John: John Blackman

Security/Featured extra: Alf Henry

Doggers: William Henry, Jason Paikea

   
    
    
    
    
    
 

Production Meeting (2): ‘Transgender’

Director: Melissa Fergusson

DOP: Tim Butler-Jones

1st AD/Sound Tech: Rob Ipsen

Transgender: Lee ah yen Faatoia

Beautician: Rebecca Parr

Sex Worker: Morgan Bradley

John: John Blackman

Queen 1: Dominique De Coco

Makeup Artist: Christina Matthews