A Stone's Throw Productions

Maddy Maxwell

My experience over the last seven years has ranged from production assistant to co-producer (independent films); location assistance; casting assistance and co-ordinating. In 2016 I received New Zealand Film Commission funding assistance to attend The Big Screen Symposium (Auckland) and 'On Location' Workshop (Wellington). In 2017 I attended a funded 'Market Ready Pod' with Screen Wellington/Screen ACT, with assistance from the NZFC, and received Short Film Otago Script Development Funding.



Industry Experience

2018: Invernia 3 - Waitaki region Sharemilker of the Year promotional video. Producer.
In development: Two features and two short films.
2017: 'Charlie's Chunks' - Short film on the Rainbow Confectionery Pineapple Chunks story; Runner up - Waitaki Unique Stories Competition. Casting/ Producer
‘Anzacs’ for Sir John Monash Media Centre, Villeurs Bretonneux, France (Wild Bear Entertainment, dir: Serge Ou); Immersive film and vignettes - prep: location; pre-production week and shoot week: extras coordinator;
‘Blink’ (A Stone’s Throw Productions and Golding Arts); Web series pilot for ‘New Blood’ TVNZ Competition; Producer, casting
2015/ 2016: ‘Down the Rabbit Hole’ and ‘Lane of Marvels’ (A Stone’s Throw Productions, Vocal Mechanics and Golding Arts);Heritage Schools Theatrical Mixed Media Productions.; Experimental combined film/theatre creations, plus activities, for primary school students; Producer
2015: Nga Hau - short for Museum of Wellington City and Sea (Perceptual Engineering); Location and casting
2012 - 2014: Lexi - Independent feature film (Kahu Films) Oamaru: postproduction fundraising (Pledge Me); Distribution/ marketing direct to theatres. Screenings: Nov 2014 - March 2015; Co-producer, casting director.
2014: Wire - Independent short film in post-production (Director: Dion Bryant) Oamaru: co-producer, casting, actor (Not yet finished)
May – July 2014: Olympic Man - Japanese TV Movie (NZ Network) Oamaru: pre-production location/ art assist, on set production assistant, location assistant, local recruitment.
March 2014:Sunset Song - Darfield (Aroha Productions): one day casting assistant; one day extra
2011 – 2012: Ads4Ever Independent feature film in post production: casting, producer and extra (Not yet finished)
Sept – Dec 2011: The Hobbit - Tekapo/ Oamaru: casting assistant, Laketown extra;
July 2013: Wellington: extra,
Jan 2014: T.V.C: Green Dakara Curious Films - Oamaru/ Waimate: Location assistant, Stills team assistant
July 2013: Holden “The Beige Escape” 8Com - Oamaru: local casting director
2013: Smirnoff “Sky” Cherokee Films - Oamaru: extras casting assistant, extra.

Contact Details

Oamaru, Waitaki District

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+64 0273096513

astonesthrow.nz@gmail.com

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