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I'm an ICT & Media Literacy teacher by profession, presently working in an Independent School as a Special Projects & Communications Manager where amongst various tasks I lead several film projects including: working as a Production / Post Production Coordinator on an award-winning documentary and being part of the production team for a live-event transmitted globally for Product (RED) by U2's - Bono.
I work as a Producer / Production Manager on Shorts / Documentaries / Clay Animations / Music Videos.
I've worked as a Set PA / Crowd Marshall / Extras Casting Asst. (Featured / Crowd) on Feature Films and Italian/American TV series: World War Z (Brad Pitt), Captain Phillips (Tom Hanks), Sei Passi Nel Giallo (Lamberto Bava), Games of Thrones - Season One, Risen (Tom Felton).
I'm also a Stage Manager and Props Master for Unifaun Theatre Productions (Malta) and also offer these services as a Freelancer including Gecko's Theatre Company (UK), an award winning and internationally acclaimed theatre company.
I lecture in Media Processes and Clay Animation in Education at the University of Malta and other Universities across Europe. Teaching material has also been made available globally via the Compostela Group of Universities.
Film by Kevin Reynolds (Action, Adventure, Drama and Mystery) Casting department Follows the epic Biblical story of the Resurrection, as told through the eyes of a non-believer. Clavius, a powerful Roman Military Tribune, and his aide Lucius, are tasked with solving the mystery of what happened to Jesus in the weeks following the crucifixion, in order to disprove the rumors of a risen Messiah and prevent an uprising in Jerusalem. Written by Sony Pictures
LipDub - San Andrea Senior School
Music by San Andrea School, Malta (EU) / Muscat Drago Productions Production Manager / 1st AD 400 students from the Senior Years at San Andrea School Malta (EU) take part in this LipDub Music Video. Scholastic Year 2015 -2016. Audio Backing Tracks: (1)The Script - Superhereos (2) Walk The Moon - Shut Up & Dance With Me. Cinematographer/Director/Post Production: Matthew Muscat Drago. http://www.matthewmuscatdrago.com/
LipDub - San Andrea School - Early & Middle Years
Music by San Andrea School, Malta (EU) / Muscat Drago Productions Production Manager / 1st AD 700 students from the Early & Middle Years at San Andrea School Malta (EU) take part in this LipDub Music Video as an end-of-year celebration. Scholastic Year 2014 -2015. Audio Track - Let It Go [Skorge - Dubstep Remix]. Cinematographer/Director/Post Production: Matthew Muscat Drago http://www.matthewmuscatdrago.com/ .Drone Cinematographer: Anton Mifsud. Production Coordinator: Coryse Borg. Choreographer: Suzanne Buttigieg
Film (short) by Carmina Bernhardt Production Coordinator
Emily - Official Music Video by Simon Gravino (UK)
Music by Muscat Drago Productions (Music) Producer Producer: David Micallef Director/DP: Matthew Muscat Drago 1st AC: Ben Calloway: Caleb Wissun-Bhide Camera & Lighting Rental: MET Film School Special Thanks: Jana Kovocova Andrea Grech La Rosa Family Gravino Rebecca Love William Kiernan Written by Simon Johnson and Simon Gravino Performed by Simon Gravino Arrangement by Louis Souyave Recorded at D/A Studios Promoted by Downtown Artists Filmed on-location in London - June 2014
Jewel In My Crown - Official Music Video Simon Gravino
Music by Muscat Drago Productions Producer Producer David Micallef Associate Producer Sandra Gravino Director/DP Matthew Muscat Drago featuring Melanie Micallef Artistic Gymnasts: Claire Azzopardi Karen Bartolo Suzanne Buttigieg Sana Grillo The parkour/free-running team: Maltese Motion Ryan Busuttil Matthias Camilleri Karl Cumbo 1st AC Francesca Kiddo 2nd AC Mark Frendo Behind The Scenes Malcolm Debono Danjel Buttigieg Bennard Buttigieg Make-Up Artist Karen Schembri Grima SPECIAL THANKS: Malta Yacht Charters Michael Gauci Simon Gauci Emma Gauci Sandra Gravino Steve Gravino Keith Gravino John Muscat Drago Suzanne Muscat Drago Written by Simon Johnson and Simon Gravino Performed by Simon Gravino Arrangement by Chris Hall Recorded at D/A Studios Promoted by Downtown Artists Filmed on-location in Malta - July 2014
Dustpile - Official Music Video by The New Victorians
Music by Jagged House (Music) Production Manager Production Manager: David Micallef Director/DP: Matthew Muscat Drago 1st AC: Sean Aquilina 2nd AC: Malcolm Debono Gaffer: Stefan Scerri Set PAs: Edward Brooks Maria Galea Salomone Art Director: Samuel Cassar Set Construction: Samuel Cassar Lisa Zammit Endrich Blaine Muchmore Julian Naudi Wardrobe: Ellie Cutajar Make-Up: Mattea Camilleri Behind the Scenes (Photography): Jamie Genovese Shaun Abdilla Behind the Scenes (Filming): Malcolm Debono Special Thanks: ISC Gymnastics Club Family Cassar Family Muscat Drago Artistic Gymnast Karen Bartolo Band Members: Bettina Cassar - Vocals/Piano Philippa Cassar - Vocals/Guitar Ryan Paul Abela - Bass Kurt Vella - Drums Peter Farrugia - Percussion Sean Borg - Violin Music & Lyrics by The New Victorians Song Produced and Mixed by Howard Keith at Jagged House Studios
Music by Django's Jazz Club - Valletta, EU Resident DJ Resident DJ as "Laconian" at Django Jazz Bar, Valletta, Malta (EU) Genres played: Jazz, Acid Jazz, BreakBeat, Funk, Trip Hop, Acid, Electronica
Film by Mediterranean Film Studios - Michael De Luca Productions - Paul Greengrass - Starring : Tom Hanks Set PA - 2nd Unit - Malta
iCentre - Malta's Apple Premium Reseller - Official distributor and retailer in Malta for Apple products
Commercial by Muscat Drago Productions 1st AD
Film (short) by Muscat Drago Productions Production Consultant
Xandru u x-Xixa
Film (short) by Teatru Zazz Producer for Video Projections
World War Z
Music by Paramount Pictures - Director: Marc Forster - Starring : Brad Pitt Crowd Marshall
Refab: Recycling Textiles Makes Sense
Film (short) by Matthew Muscat-Drago (Documentary) Producer REFAB is a short film forming part of a National Awareness Campaign launched in Malta (EU) to promote the benefits of Recycling Textiles. REFAB will facilitate efforts by Schools / Local Councils / NGO's / Individuals to organise Textile Recycling Initiatives either as collection on a regular basis or as a one-off event. Written by David Micallef (REFAB Coordinator)
Various Theatre Productions
by Freelance Stage Manager / Props Master
Film (short) by Muscat Drago Productions Consulting Producer
"All You Need Is Love" - Starbucksloveproject
Music by Anonymous Content/Gorgeous Pictures/Latina Pictures Ltd - Director: Chris Palmer. Product Red founder: Bono (U2) with Starbucks Coffee Company Production Team (Malta) including Shoot/Live Transmission Logistics, Kids' Choir Coordination & Auditions
Malta George Cross
Documentary by Latina Pictures Ltd (Malta) Production Coordinator / Post Production Coordinator
Television by David Micallef (News) Writer, Self This TV program provides an overview on the new technologies as well as providing support to viewers on basic computer problems. The Host - David Micallef together with Andrew Micallef (GO p.l.c.) and Steve Saliba (CEO - Datax Computers), both resident guests on the program present an innovative approach to ICT. Written by David Micallef
Theatre Productions since April 2005
Theater by Unifaun Theatre Productions Founder Member - Stagemanager - Props Master
Best Screenplay - Hollywood Documentary & Fiction Festival
BECTU - The Broadcasting, Entertainment, Cinematograph and Theatre Union - UK
University of Leicester
University of Malta
Argovela Films & Ideal Filmworks
The Edward de Bono Institute for the Design and Development of Thinking , Malta (EU)