Tonnette Stanford
Writer / Director
Holding Hands

 

HOLDING HANDS

2009 | DOCUMENTARY | 67MIN | HD
 
Role: Co-Director / DOP / Editor
 
SYNOPSIS:
It was the hate crime that shocked the world. Now prepare for the inspiring true story of courage and survival. Over the course of a year experience Craig and Shane’s journey through battles with police, endless surgeries and emotional breakdowns. Follow them triumphantly leading the Sydney Mardi Gras parade, planning for a family and discovering the true power of their love. This multi-award winning films charts the most difficult and rewarding year of their lives, and together they faced their greatest challenge…as only soul mates can.


HOLDING HANDS CREW LIST

Directed By – Tonnette Stanford and Katherine Wilkinson
Produced By – Katherine Wilkinson
Edited By – Tonnette Stanford
HDV Cinematography by – Tonnette Stanford
Super-8 Cinematography by – Sam Icklow
Music By – Caitlin Yeo
Music Mixed by – John Haeny
Pianist – Caitlin Yeo
Piano recorded by – Phil Punch
Sound Recordist – Katherine Wilkinson
Additional Camera Work – Victoria Stanford
Sound Editor – Megan Wedge
Audio Post Facility – Huzzah Sound
Colour Grade – City Business Digital, Rose Vallentine and Roen Davis
Sound Mix – Peter Purcell
Mardi Gras Music – Dizzygotheca
Vigil Music – Courtney Act
Vigil Poster – Shayne Chester
Re-enactment actors – Trevor Steer, Patrick Scahill, Jonathan Wald, Cameron Jewell, Emanuell Aroney, Mo Buksh
Re-enactment Assistants – Linda Ogonowski, Imogen Heath, Victoria Stanford