A group of four friends try to find a church to confess their sins as the world is ending so they can be taken up to heaven. Amongst them is an atheist and a god fearing religious man who is certain that he will be taken up. Only time will tell.

Screenings & Awards

48 Hour Film Project – Melbourne (November 2012)
Winner of Best Use of Character


Frank: Mark Taylor
Michael: Michael Shanks
Nick: Nicholas Colla
Lelda: Lelda Kapsis
Ben: Ben Ridgwell
New Reporter: Mahalia Brown
Ascending Man: Elvis Pramod
Tom Ballard: Himself


Writer/Director: Michael Shanks & Nicholas Colla
Creative Development: Joseph Patrick & Tim Bunn
Producer: Chris Hocking & Nicholas Colla
Editor: Jaime Snyder, Chris Hocking & Michael Shanks
Cinematographer: Benjamin Hidalgo De la Barrera
Production Design: Ashley McCloud & Julia Mahoney
Gaffer: Tom Savige
First Assistant Camera: Elvis Pramod Vittal
Second Assistant Camera: Alli Flanagan
Key Grip: Joel Sharpe
Best Boy: Kieran Wheeler
Make Up Artist: Eloise Loxton & Rachel Echols
Animation: Louie McNamara
Production Assistant: Jacqui Hocking & David Hocking
Production Assistant: Marnie Colla & Kirstie Amarant
Behind The Scenes: Dave Cleeve
Stills Photographer: Perrie Cassie

Colourist: Roslyn DiSisto @ Method Studios

Online Artist: Eugene Richards @ The Refinery
Post Producer: Freya Maddock @ The Refinery

Camera Supplier: Inspiration Rentals
Special Thanks: Cail Young, Pete Wells & Ben Plazzer

Additional Camera Gear: Videocraft
Special Thanks: Hugh McMurrich & George Pana

Lighting Equipment: Tom Savige

Sound Equipment: Soundequip
Special Thanks: Pete Marshall

Grip Equipment: Dean Garro

Special Thanks

Mahalia Brown
Matylda Buczko
Wendy Bos
Jamie Zamudio
Christchurch Anglican Church