Call Me Alvy (2017)

A Bar Mitzvah boy`s obsession with Woody Allen sends his mother to desperate measures before the big day arrives..

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Jewish Chronicle Article, 20th January

Key Credits:

Writer/Director: Alexei Slater
Producer: Eve Dautremant-Tomas
Executive Producers: Stefan Allesch-Taylor, Neville Pierce, Esther Paterson, Alexei Slater
Cast: Tracy Ann Oberman, Kevin Eldon, Josh Howie, Harrie Hayes, Jeremy Rose, Joseph Jordan and introducing Adam Bregman.


UK Jewish Film Festival, UK, 2017
UK Jewish Comedy Festival, UK, 2017
Geneva Jewish Film Festival, Switzerland, 2018
Sunderland Short Film Festival, UK, 2018

Tracy Ann Oberman
Tracy Ann is an established television, film and theatre actress whose many credits include film roles in the Irvine Welsh adaptation ‘Filth’, the David Baddiel scripted ‘The Infidel’ and ‘Casanova Variations’ alongside John Malkovich, regular appearances in ‘New Tricks’ on the BBC, ‘Friday Night Dinner’ on Channel 4 and ‘Toast of London’ also on Channel 4. Her many theatre credits include ‘Stepping Out’ at Haymarket, ‘The Mighty Walzer’ at the Manchester Royal Exchange, ‘McQueen’ at Haymarket and ‘Godchild’ at Hampstead Theatre.

Kevin Eldon
Kevin has appeared in a number of classic shows over the years including ‘Big Train’ alongside Simon Pegg and Mark Heap, ‘Nighty Night’ opposite Julia Davis and played various characters on ‘Smack The Pony’.  He has also appeared in many films including ‘Hugo’ directed by Martin Scorsese, ‘Hot Fuzz’ directed by Edgar Wright and ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’ directed by Tim Burton. Recent television appearances include ‘Damned’  on Channel 4 and ‘The Halcyon’ on ITV.

Producer: Eve Dautremant-Tomas
Eve is a freelance producer with a Master of Arts in Film Producing from Goldsmiths University. As well as producing several short films as part of her studies, she has also produced independently and has managed across numerous productions. Her background in Film Theory and History obtained through a Bachelor of Arts in Film Studies lends her a strong knowledge of Film and TV as well as a never-ending curiosity in exploring this medium. Eve`s website.

Director of Photography: Gareth Hughes ACO, GBCT
Gareth works with Turn The Slate for the fourth time on ALVY and brings a wealth of experience with him behind the camera. Gareth`s website.

Sound Recorders: Lee Sharp Lee`s site. & Doug Templeton IMDb

Boom Operator: Ashley Sinani IMDb

First Assistant Director: Joe Starrs IMDb

Hair & Make Up: Sally Miura Sally`s site

Costumes: Alice Cousins Alice`s site

Production Designer: Jason Kelvin Jason`s site.

Storyboard Artist: Samuel White Samuel`s site.

Script Supervisor: Magdalena Drahovska IMDb

Stills Photographer & BTS: Daniel D Moses Dan`s site.

The film is dedicated to Zvi Rosenwasser The Rosenwasser Method