The Perv Parlor
Fags in The Fast Lane
The Wild Weekend
Frat Shack Shakedown
The Nude Mummies
JOSH SINBAD COLLINS Producer/Designer/Writer/Director
Josh Collins graduated with a first class honors in theatrical design from Central St Martins school of Art and Design, London and promptly dived head first into the low budget B-Movie and night club world running RHB Exotic Entertainment.
Mixing animation and live action and adapting influences as diverse as 60s children’s TV to Fellini, a series of shorts, music videos and a couple of features were produced out of a London warehouse which he shared with Toe Rag Studios (White Stripes 'Elephant').
Experimenting with a variety of film mediums, super 8, standard 8, single 8, 16mmm, super16, 35mm bringing a heavy dose of pop art to the screen. On all his productions he is hands-on, overseeing and usually building the sets, models and props himself.
His films are often incorporated into extravagant live events and vice versa, including collaborations with acclaimed Australian artiste Leigh Bowery, legendary musicians Billy Childish, The Cramps, The Trashmen, The Mummies, The 5,6,7,8’s, The Monks (yes THE MONKS) and film impresario Ray Dennis Steckler.
The feature length 'Pervirella' co-produced with Alex Chandon is a globetrotting steam punk epic and starred Emily Booth UK TV presenter and personality.
Together with his wife Barbara Blaze he has created retro music events
The Wild Weekend(Spain & UK), Las Vegas Grind(USA),
The Frat Shack(London). More recently he created and run theme nitespots:The LuWOW(Melbourne), Devilles Pad & Hula Bula Bar(Perth).
Cinematography & Visual Effects STU SIMPSON
Stuart Simpson is a film and television director based in Melbourne.
He has directed three features films, ten short films, numerous music video clips and works as a freelancer studio director for ABC24's The World. Stuart wears many hats often writing, shooting, cutting and doing the VFX for his own films. His latest feature,
'Chocolate Strawberry Vanilla' was released in the US this year and was included in Dread Centrals, 'Best Of 2016 So Far' list. It screened at several genre festivals around the world and won Best Film at Monsterfest 2013. His latest short film 'M Is For Mutant' was selected from 500 entrants to be included in the top 26 films for
Drafthouse Films' horror anthology: ABCs Of Death.
TOR HELLAND Art Director
Tor lives outside the box as a creator and sculptor of realities, having a wealth of experience and qualifications in multiple disciplines.
He grew up building houses, creating gardens and making furniture before transitioning into hairdressing and set design as well as being an extra in plays.
Most recently, Tor has focused on making armour and weapons (solid and soft), designing sets, clothing and costumes.
Creating and sculpting from concept through design to finished product, Tor can manage all phases of the process.
He is a master craftsman and problem solver who can refine, design, develop and implement ideas by employing his unique and varied skills. Anything is possible!
Costume Creator and Stylist BARBARA 'BLAZE' COLLINS
Costumes were created by the wonderful Barbara ‘Blaze’ Collins.
She has been a tailor for many years since graduating from the Chelsea School of Arts and was responsible for the long running retro fashion lable Babzotica that spearheaded the London Shoreditch revival. She has previously created the costumes for her husband's other cinematic ventures ‘Pervirella’ and ‘Perv Parlour’ as well as a vast variety of cabaret and dance wear for acts such as the rock 'n' roll bands
The Neanderthals, Jake Vegas, Vince Ray, The Gogo Goddesses,
Les Sataniques, The Frat Shack Gogo dancers.
RAUL SANCHEZ Original Music Score
Raul Sanchez is a musician with over 25 years experience in the industry. His professional career started as a guitarist with the multi ARIA nominated band Magic Dirt, since then he has composed and performed music in bands Midnight Woolf, River Of Snakes and The Ape. Additionally Raul is a professional record producer, recording engineer and noise/soundscape artist, meshing an eclectic style of retro and offbeat instrumentations from Rock, Disco-Funk, Jazz, Garage, Classical, Drone, Minimalism, Ragtime, Pop and Blues. His compositions have been featured on Neighbours and Home and Away, and advertisements, both locally and internationally, short-films and animated shorts.
Script Co-writer STEVEN G MICHAEL
Writer Steven G Michael is a genre screenwriter, and lover of all things extreme. He has worked for leading genre production companies as a writer/script editor and Fags in the Fast Lane will be his feature film debut.
ROB BUTTERY Editor & Post Production
Whether Rob is “Myth Bustin” or ferreting through the “Real Housewives” drawers, he’s always adding that special Buttery touch. An editor and postproduction specialist of 16 years standing he couldn’t wait to stretch his hard drive on his first full length feature production, bringing some expert reality TV techniques and sleaze to the production.
The rest of the crew on FAGS IN THE FAST LANE
Production Assistant - Tess McNamara
Sound Recordist - Isaac Loekenhoff
Still Photography - Ryan Gilliland & Madelaine Chiller
Make up - Ri McLean & Sami Aguinaldo & Lou McLaren
Wardrobe Assistant - Jaz Wickson
Camera Assistant - Chris Malone
Sets & Props Assistants - Eva House/Tania Ferrer/Louise Jorritsma
Extra Special Effects - Julian Lawrence