The Glue Society Unveils Watch With Mother
This series of films sets out to show completely random moments where ordinary, unsuspecting people are suddenly skewered, stabbed or pierced by an unexpected object.
Restoring the Wife
This series of films focus on a couple in their retirement years. Childhood sweethearts years ago, they are now in their seventies. The husband’s pride and joy is his immaculately restored Holden. Upon hearing news that his wife is now dying, he takes it upon himself to restore her to her former glory. He travels around the surrounding towns to find young women whose body parts would help re-create the woman he first married.
The Cursed Dog
This series of films features a very small dog. Small in size, big in impact. For every owner who ever comes into contact with this little mutt, ends up coming a cropper. The question remains however - is it a twist of fate - or is the dog actually responsible for these dire outcomes?
It Was Nothing
This series of films features a number of events in the same holiday rental house. Different couples and families come to stay in the house, and each of them in their own way experiences something which goes bump in the night.
This series of films features an ex- armed forces veteran who’s seen it all. Now he works in a hardware store. He’s got a reputation around the crime underworld for being able to bring his knowledge to help in various criminal scenarios. In a strictly discreet and unspoken way, he will make sure you get the right equipment for the job, no matter how macabre or dodgy.
The First Aider
In this series of sketches, we
reveal the shocking reality behind a supposed good Samaritan. When a life or death situation arises, this particular first aider finds himself compelled to make his challenges harder to test his own abilities, before more comprehensive help arrives.
Behind the scenes material introduces the audience to The Glue Society and the production team, plus the talent who have been brought together to create the show. Over recent years, the creative collective has applied its subversive and disorienting approach to a multitude of disciplines. However, for the last three years, the entire seven-person creative team has been working on the development of Watch With Mother – this new entertainment project. It has been written and directed by the various members of the team, with production by Revolver (widely regarded as one of the leading production companies in Australia).
The Glue Society members include: Jonathan Kneebone, Matt Devine, Paul Bruty, James Dive, Pete Baker, Luke Crethar and Gary Freedman. The project has been privately– funded and overseen by Executive Producers: Steve Rogers, Michael Ritchie, Jonathan Kneebone and Gary Freedman.
Other behind the scenes interviews include conversations with Academy Award winning cinematographer Russell Boyd and Jeremy Rouse, make up artist Jose Perez, soundtrack composer Jack Ladder, executive producers Michael Ritchie and Steve Rogers, editor Bernard Garry and the post production team at Fin.
Source: The Glue Society