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Award-winning film-makers, Louis Sutherland and Mark Albiston take you behind-the-scenes of the writing process of their new feature film Shopping.

Reportage - 03min



Having catapaulted to success with their award-winning short films Run and The Six Dollar Fifty Man, Mark and Louis are back with their first feature film, Shopping. Based in New Zealand in 1981, the film follows the story of two brothers whose worlds collide with shattering consequences.
Fred and a small crew filmed Mark and Louis during the late stages of their screen-writing process in Wellington.

Upon completion of their film, Mark and Louis have travelled extensively over the world to festivals such as Sundance and the Berlin International Film Festival where they won the Grand Prix in the Generation category. The film is slated for a New Zealand release on 30 May 2013. More details available on

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