Behind the Scenes stills
Stephen Coates in the recording studio, playing the Voice of The Opportunist.
The main cast (from left to right), Catherine Prout, Daniel Gough, Clare Coleman and Andrew Dennis just prior to filming.
Director Lewis Copson (left) and D.P. Ed Williams (right) working out the schedule.
The all important storyboards, in plastic.
Canine actor Mitzi guarding the storyboards.
Lewis and Ed on set.
Soundmen Sam Lennox and Dominic Burns in action.
Mitzi the Dog about to make her debut.
Director of Photography Ed adjusting the steadycam.
Clare freezing on the night shoot in February.
Clare getting ready to be filmed for one scene.
Clare with Andrew Dennis, filming the dog walking scene.
Clare with Andrew Dennis afterwards.
Marie O’Regan (centre) and Paul Kane (over her shoulder discussing the scene with Clare) on the shoot.
The writer Paul Kane on set.
The Opportunist (Daniel Gough – centre) with his victims, Clare (left) and Catherine (right).
The cast and crew of The Opportunity.
Ed Williams and Lewis Copson at The Opportunity’s premiere at the Cannes Film Festival.
The Cannes Film Festival 2009.
The boards displaying some of the films screening.
Lewis and Dominic Burns (director of Cut and sound person/associate producer on The Opportunity) in Cannes.
The Opportunity listed in the ‘Short Film Corner’ Programme Booklet.
Photographs © Crowd Surf Productions/Paul Kane/Lewis Copson/ Ed Williams. Storyboards © Crowd Surf Productions/Ed Williams.
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