Chad Atkinson (SFX Artist), Nerang Stunt Academy.

Submission Date


Resource Type

Moving Image (e.g. animations, movies, television programs)

File Format


File Size and Duration

548MB; 7:38


Short Synopsis:

Chris and David, two men with nothing in common find themselves seeking solace at a local bar, little do they know that they have entered a spiders web of psychological torment and destruction

Long Synopsis:

Henry, a seemingly benign character with a unique personal vantage point of human interaction, works nights at a local bar. However, Henry is not as benign as he would seem. Observing and exploiting the insecurities of others, he uses his position for malevolent intent. Chris a man convinced that his wife has been unfaithful to him, driven by blind rage and David a local delinquent make a disastrous mistake and enter a spiders web of psychological torment. As henry observes and manipulates the two men that have no relation to one another, he learns distinct personal details and begins to surreptitiously use his knowledge against them. As tensions rise between the two men and the scenario become ever more volatile. Suspicion and paranoia become rife and a pressure cooker of personal motivation drives the men to violent new depths as they suit up for literal war.


"In A Dry Place"


Charles Anderson (Henry)

Peirce Gordon (David)

Jakob turner (Chris)


Callum Griffith: Director & Editor

Tyler O’Brien: Writer, producer, cinematographer & colourist

Diego Reséndez sánchez: Audio Production

Ethan lamb Kelly: Assistant Production Manager

Travis Evans: Assistant Production Manager

Chad Atkinson: Special Effects Artist

Colin Handley: Stunt Coordinator & Fight Choreographer.


Mature (M) - moderate impact language/themes, includes violence/nudity, not restricted to 15+



Recommended Citation

Griffith, C., & O'Brien, T. (2019). In A Dry Place [Bachelor's Major Project, SAE Institute]. Creo.