At the Formal

Modern and ancient rituals collide in this macabre depiction of a high school formal. Behind the veil of civil ideals, have we really changed that much?

  • Australia
  • 2010, 8 min
  • Director: Andrew Kavanagh
  • Director of photography: Kai Smythe
  • Editor: Andrew Kavanagh
  • Screenplay: Andrew Kavanagh
  • Music: Andrew Kavanagh
  • Cast: David Macrae, Pauline Streatfeild, Anthony Littlechild, Jeremy Kewelly
  • Contacts: Ramona Telecican
  • Producer: Ramona Telecican
  • Production: A Victorian College of Arts Production

Andrew Kavanagh

Andrew Kavangh completed a Bachelor of Communications at the University of Newcastle in 2007. In 2008, he enrolled in Film and Television at the Victorian College of the Arts and at the end of his first year won the Friends of the VCA Award. In 2010, he was one of two students from the school nominated for the International Kodak scholarship award for student cinematography. He has written and directed seven films, six at the VCA, and filled various crew roles on countless others.