Madam Black

About

When a glamour photographer runs over a kid’s pet, he’s forced to fabricate a story to cover it up.

Screens with

2015 Program

Year

2015

Country

New Zealand

Runtime

12 min

Genre

Narrative

Language

English

Credits

Director

Ivan Barge

Producers

Ivan Barge, Matt Harris

Cast

Yvette Parsons

Jethro Skinner

Screenwriter

Matt Harris

Cinematographer

Andrew Stroud

Artist Bio

Ivan Barge is a New Zealand director and Producer. Madam Black is his second short film and was funded by the New Zealand Film Commission. The film was completed in March 2015 and had it’s World Premiere at the 18th Dances with Films festival in Los Angeles where it won the Industry Choice Award.

Ivan’s first short film Snooze Time was released online in October 2014 by Short of the Week, it received a Vimeo Staff Pick, has had over 175,000 views and was selected for the new directors section of Shots 154. Madam Black has also been seen at DC Shorts, and the New Zealand International Film Festival.