"Finding Joy" -- An Independent Autralian Feature Film

Life Wasn't Quite A Melody . . . Until She Met a Dog


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Finding Joy
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[Opening credits single title cards]

Laughing Owl Productions
presents

FINDING JOY

BILLIE DEAN

ANDREW EINSPRUCH

JANET WATSON KRUSE

REBECCA BARRATT

TODD DWYER

CAMERON MCAULIFFE

ANGRY ANDERSON

JENNY MORRIS

And Introducing
TAMSIN DEAN EINSPRUCH
and
RAFFI

Director of Photography
ANTHONY JENNINGS

Editor
MARTIN THORNE

Executive Producers
BILLIE DEAN
ANDREW EINSPRUCH

Producers
ANDREW EINSPRUCH
MARTIN GUINNESS

Written & Directed
by
BILLIE DEAN


[Closing credits single title cards]

Dedicated To All Homeless Animals
Aho Mitakyue Oyasin
(In honour of all our relations)
May You Always Have Respect and Dignity

Music Director
Additional Arrangements and Composition
PETER HAYDON

Sound Design and Music Editor
ASHLEY KLOSE

[Closing credit roll]

CAST (in order of appearance):

Raffi
RAFFI
Joy/Luna
BILLIE DEAN
Tessa
JANET WATSON KRUSE
Peter
ANDREW EINSPRUCH
Kaz
GINNY KEELEY
Psychic
JOHN WEEKS
Tongue Stud Girl
SASKIA DONKERS
Morag
JULIE REYNOLDS
Suzanne
FRITH KENNEDY
Cindy
JENNY SPEARS
Seminar Participants
GABRIELLA GIACOMIN
MAIJA ZUNDE
JOHN GRACE
LINDY BANCROFT
VIRGINIA GRIFFITHS
Tarquin
TAMSIN DEAN EINSPRUCH
Tracey
JENNY MORRIS
Nick
CAMERON MCAULIFFE
Kris Quaid
ANGRY ANDERSON
Compère
PETER GILLESPIE
Matt
TODD DWYER
Sally
REBECCA BARRATT
Willow
WILLOW
Dog Extras
TALA, TWYLAH, LOUIE, SUKI, CEDAR
Braidwood Choir
RICHARD ALLEN
MARY APPLEBY
GILL BURKE
JILL COLLIER
VICTOR GLEESON
BERT JAGGER
PEG JOB
BEVERLY LIGHTFOOT
ANGELA MARSHALL
JOE PARK
KATE PARK
GORDON PRITCHARD
JULIE REYNOLDS
BARRY WATERS
JENNY WOLSWINKEL
Malumba are:
DAN EFFRAEMSON
THOMAS DEXTER
CHRISTOPHER THWAITE
ZOE HAUPTMAN
The Gillespie Girls are:
HANNAH GILLESPIE
IRENE GILLESPIE
BRIOHNY GILLESPIE
with NIGEL MCLAUGHLIN
 
First Assistant Director
ANNE ROBINSON
Second Assistant Director
ROWAN PEACOCK
Additional Assistant Director
KATARINA SKOUMBAS
Continuity
JULIA BOROS
Production Co-ordinator
LISA BEEDHAM
Production Assistants
JOS WILSON
JADE McEWAN
DOP/Camera Operator
ANTHONY JENNINGS
Camera Assistant/2nd Camera Operator
ADRIAN REINHARDT
Sound Recordist
TAMARA MILLER
Boom Operator
GREG PENNIKET
Grip/Gaffer
LEROY PAGE
Art Director
KRISTEN ANDERSON
Additional Art Director
ELSPETH CAMERON
Standby Props
DAVE OLDE
Wardrobe
ANGELA MILLER
Make-up Artist
SASKIA DONKERS
Stills Photographer
GREG PENNIKET
ADRIAN REINHARDT
Catering
MARGARET FAIR
KARUNA BAJRACHARYA
Drama Coach
ANNIE SWAN
Vocal Coach
BARRY WATERS
Runner/Wrangler
MICHELLE TAYLOR
Nanny
HELENA MARJANEN
Gospel Coach
ALISTAIR HUNTER
Graphic Artist
ANTHONY D'ANGIO
Choir Support and Massage
ANNE HUNTER
Laundry
JUDY SHEPHERD

Facilities:
Camera Equipment from Ozcam
Online Facility from Frame Set Match
Rentals from Caradel
Skin Care Program By:
Reviva Labs

Guitar on “Educated Kind of Thing”
NIGEL MCRAE
Accordion on “Educated Kind of Thing”
NIGEL MCLAUGHLIN


“Finding Joy”
Written by Rick Grossman
Performed by Rick Grossman

“We Sing Together”
Written by Peter Haydon
Performed by the Braidwood Choir

“Raffi’s Song (‘Ah’ Version)”
Written by Peter Haydon
Performed by Hannah Gillespie

“Ash Plant”
Traditional, Arranged by Katyusha
Performed by Katyusha

“Searching for the Spark”
Written by Merrilyn Simmons and David Jones
Performed by Merrilyn Simmons

“Light the Fire”
Written by Merrilyn Simmons
Performed by Merrilyn Simmons

“Faeries Hornpipe”
Traditional, Arranged by Chrys King
Performed by Chrys King

“India/D”
Written by David Pendragon and Bill Hall
Performed by Tribe

“Humm-Man”
Traditional, Arranged by by David Pendragon
Performed by Tribe

“Hole in the Sock Blues”
Written by Billie Dean and Andrew Einspruch
Performed by Billie Dean and Andrew Einspruch

“Life Goes On”
Written by Merrilyn Simmons
Performed by Merrilyn Simmons

“Pebo Mabo”
Written by David Pendragon
Performed by Tribe

“Pantheistic Wailing”
Written by Peter Haydon
Performed by Peter Haydon

“Om Namah Shivaya”
Written by Peter Haydon and Andrew Einspruch
Performed by Peter Haydon

“The Edge of the Green”
Written by Dan Efraemson
Performed by Malumba

“Evening Star”
Written by Tom Dexter
Performed by Malumba

“Gravel Walk/Tamlin Reel”
Traditional, Arranged by Dan Efraemson
Performed by Malumba

“Bermagui Moon”
Written by Richard Steele
Performed by Richard Steele

“Reflections”
Written by David Pendragon
Performed by Tribe

“Case of Your Love”
Written by Andrew Einspruch and Peter Haydon
Performed by Andrew Einspruch

“Blues Café”
Written by Billie Dean and Andrew Einspruch
Performed by Billie Dean and Andrew Einspruch

“Stuck in the Sixties Blues”
Written by Andrew Einspruch, and Peter Haydon
Performed by Andrew Einspruch

“Radiance”
Written by Tom Dexter
Performed by Malumba

“Incidental Guitar”
Written by Andrew Einspruch
Performed by Andrew Einspruch

“Far Away in Australia”
Traditional, Arranged by the Gillespie Girls
Performed by the Gillespie Girls

“It’s OK to Love”
Written by Billie Dean, Andrew Einspruch, and Peter Haydon
Performed by Andrew Einspruch and Billie Dean

“Little Bit of Everything”
Written by Merrilyn Simmons
Performed by Merrilyn Simmons

“Make It Real”
Written by Merrilyn Simmons
Performed by Merrilyn Simmons

“Victims/Volunteers”
Written by Billie Dean and Andrew Einspruch
Performed by Billie Dean and Andrew Einspruch

“Victims/Volunteers (Rock Version)”
Written by Billie Dean and Andrew Einspruch
Performed by Billie Dean and Andrew Einspruch

“Music at the Glen”
Written by Chrys King
Performed by Chrys King

“Noises in the Bedroom”
Written by Andrew Einspruch, Billie Dean, and Peter Haydon
Performed by Andrew Einspruch and Billie Dean

“Talgoxen/Zglbom”
Traditional, Arranged by Katyusha
Performed by Katyusha

“House of GMO”
Written by Andrew Einspruch and Peter Haydon
Performed by Andrew Einspruch and Billie Dean

“Educated Kind of Thing”
Written by Andrew Einspruch and Peter Haydon
Performed by Jenny Morris

“Nature of Love”
Written by David Pendragon, Ben Mansfield, and Bill Hall
Performed by Tribe

“Spirit of the Tribe”
Written by David Pendragon and Wayne Miller
Performed by Tribe

“Raffi’s Song (Campfire Version)”
Written by Peter Haydon
Performed by Andrew Einspruch

“Sunbear/Ohm Mani”
Written by David Pendragon and Wayne Miller
Performed by Tribe

“Losing Raffi”
Written by Peter Haydon
Performed by Peter Haydon

“Searching for Raffi”
Written by Peter Haydon
Performed by Peter Haydon

“Suddenly”
Written by G. Anderson, A. Chicon and K. Beamish
Performed by Angry Anderson
(Mushroom Music Publishing)

“Raffi’s Song”
Written by Billie Dean and Peter Haydon
Performed by Billie Dean

“Raffi’s Song (Rock Version)”
Written by Billie Dean and Peter Haydon
Performed by Billie Dean

SPONSORS
We gratefully acknowledge the sponsorship of:
Maton Guitars
Harlequin Mills & Boon
Sweet William Chocolates
Australian Bush Flower Essences
Mysterys of Balmain bookshop
Witchcraft Magazine
Brindabella Hills Winery
Laura Ashley
The Doncaster Inn, Braidwood
Reviva Labs skin care products

Filmed on location in Braidwood, NSW, Australia

SPECIAL THANKS TO:
ScreenSound Australia
Regional Arts NSW
Southern Tablelands Arts (STARTS)
Majors Creek Folk Festival
Braidwood Folk Music Club
Majors Creek Anglican Church
Country Women’s Association, Braidwood
Eureka Pizzeria
Michelle and Andy Taylor
Elrlington Hotel, Majors Creek
Margaret Fair
Peg Job
Andy Townsend and Suzie Bleach
Bill and Maria Grant
Leigh Graham
Cheryl Durst
Sonia and Mark Horan
Helen Bennett
The Boiled Lolly, Braidwood
Braidwood Central School
Entertainment Personnel
Maurice Murphy
George and Cheryl Kesteven
Regina Nengerman
Annette Moore
Cheryl Wood
Mark MacDonald
Rosi Pletzer
Gabbi Giacomin
Caroline Pope
Ricky Corcilius
Gini and Rhea
Liz Tilley
Anna Marzotto of Axis Hairdressing, Canberra
Peter Bain-Hogg
David Pendragon
Graeme McCutcheon
Peppa’s Business
Peter Farmer
Jessica Woodhouse
Lizzy Ray
Min Flipo
Richard Walker of Daniel Walker
Braidwood Veterinary Surgery
And
The town and people of Braidwood

No animals were hurt during the production of this film.

The persons and events in this motion picture are fictitious and any similarity to actual persons or events is unintentional.This motion picture is protected under laws of Australia and other countries. Unauthorised duplication, distribution or exhibition may result in civil liability and criminal prosecution.

© Finding Joy Productions 2002

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