"We tell stories that highlight love instead of fear, laughter instead of tears, connection instead of distrust, power instead of weakness, vision instead of suffering and potential instead of pity. "
Reading the project brief this quote from Mama Hope hit me like a bus, these are the kind of stories worth bringing to the world. I had not met Brian yet. But the mission was laid out.
Over the following weeks of getting to know Brian and the intricacies of his story themes of tradition, and a hope for the future started made their way to the fore.
This is his journey.
Producer: Peta Khan & Mirco Guidon
Co-Producer: James Anderson
Director/Cinematographer: Mirco Guidon
Composer: Tristan Barton
Script Consultant: Kylie Castor (The Triple Sifted Word Refinery)
1st AC: Jack Pearce
Gaffer: Jake Sydenham
Lead Talent: Brian Bolt