Sunshine Short Film Festival and Cinespace in association with the St Kilda Film Festival present:

The Big Picture

A Writing Workshop - Short Comedy Films


This live event streamed on Sunday, June 14, 2020 4:00 pm - (GMT+10:00)

Our response when dealing with calamity is either to curl into a fetal position and wish the world away or stand up and laugh in its face. STAND UP, MAKE A FILM

Adam Bigum will host this online workshop focusing on creating and developing short film ideas that target short film festivals. Adam will step through the process of developing bespoke concepts that match what short film festivals are looking for and greatly increase your chances of getting selected.

Presented by Adam Bigum

Adam Bigum is a seasoned and multi-skilled comedian and writer. Most recently Adam has been writing, directing and producing episodes for ABC children's comedy series 'Stacked!' and his latest short film The Starey Bampire is currently touring the festival circuit and has currently won 11 awards from 4 festivals, winning audience choice awards.

Hosted by Ra Chapman

Ra Chapman is a Korean-Australian writer and actor. Ra is an alumnus of the Besen Writers Group and current Artist in Residence at Malthouse Theatre. She was awarded the 2018 Hot Desk Fellowship (Wheeler Centre) and her play KBOX will premiere at Malthouse Theatre in 2021. Ra has filmed 5 seasons of the award-winning Foxtel Series, WENTWORTH reprising her role as prisoner, Kim Chang.