May 14, 2012
Video: Cape Town film-maker goes to Hollywood
Twenty-six-year-old Capetonian writer/director Alan Shelley has made his first foray into Hollywood with the launch of his short film, Spirit of a Denture, this past Saturday, May 11, 2012.
The film is the result of Shelley winning the Jameson First Shot competition, an international short-film competition that received entries from South Africa, Russia and the United States. The winner received the opportunity to direct Academy Award recipient Kevin Spacey in a short film.
Watch 94.5Kfm's Ryan O'Connor interview Spacey, Shelley and Trigger Street Production's Dana Brunetti, where Shelley and Spacey also talk about their love of Cape Town.
Below is the winning entry Spirit of a Denture.