Proteus


1h 36m 1995

Brief Synopsis

Three man and three woman are set adrift in a life raft on a fog-laden sea after a drug smuggling opearation goes awry. When an oil rig appears and seems to be a safe haven, the group climbs aboard--only to find a genetically engineered creature awaiting them.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1995
Production Company
Afm Lighting; Dda Public Relations; Fuji Photo Film U.S.A., Inc.; Metrodome Distribution; Sammys--Samuelson Film Service; Technicolor; Video Film And Grip Company; WB De Lane Lea
Distribution Company
Polygram Filmed Entertainment; Sony Pictures Releasing International
Location
Three Mills Island Studios, London, England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 36m

Synopsis

Three man and three woman are set adrift in a life raft on a fog-laden sea after a drug smuggling opearation goes awry. When an oil rig appears and seems to be a safe haven, the group climbs aboard--only to find a genetically engineered creature awaiting them.

Crew

Dhara Aspinall

Driver

Barry Barnholtz

Executive Producer

Stuart Barrell

Other

Vic Bateman

Executive Producer

Neville Bremner

Construction

Paul Brooks

Producer

Simon Brooks

Associate Producer

John Brosnan

Screenwriter

Denton Brown

2nd Assistant Editor

Mike Carter

Location Manager

Ian Chater

Art Department Driver

Amanda Coulter

Production Assistant

Kate Dain

Production Coordinator

Kate Dain

2nd Assistant Director

Natasha Desborough

Driver

Pete Fish

Art Department Model Maker

Paul Frost

Art Department Effects

Louise Grant

Art Department Coordinator

Mike Grant

Production Designer

John P Hammond

Gaffer

Jay Handscombe

Other

Simon Hardy

Line Producer

Tom Harris

Special Fire Effects

Tony Haughey

Key Grip

Aiden Hobbs

Sound Recordist

Dave Holliday

Assistant Grip

Dave Holliday

Other

Ben Hughes

1st Assistant Director

David A Hughes

Music

Stuart Hurst

Electrician

Rupert Ivey

Additional Sound

Duncan Jarman

Makeup Effects Supervisor

Moving Jim

Art Director

Julia Jones

Publicist (Dda)

Peter Kermot

Stills Photographer

Damian Knight

Driver

Harry Adam Knight

Source Material (From Novel)

John Krausa

Costume Designer

Helen Lennox

Makeup Artist

Elizabeth Lindsay

Construction

Jim Luck

Construction

Alan Martin

Executive Producer

Gary Masey

Art Department Model Maker

Elise Menghini-hill

Props Master

Keith Mowatt

Construction

John Murphy

Music

Lance Peters

Other

Richard Philpott

Camera Operator

Carl Proctor

Casting Director

Michael Redfern

1st Assistant Editor

James Ridpath

Art Director

Cathy Roddick

Set Dresser

Adam Rodgers

Director Of Photography

Simon Scotland

Line Producer

Jean-paul Seresin

Other

Marinella Setti

Script Supervisor

Derek Sherriff

Best Boy

Simita Singh

Wardrobe Mistress

Clare Spencer

3rd Assistant Director

Derick Stone

Flooring Contractor

Fanny Taylor

Props Buyer

Mark Tidmarsh

Driver

Fred Todd

Generator Operator

Alasdair Waddell

Executive Producer

Robin Webb

Construction Manager

Liz Webber

Editor

Ian Wilson

Supervising Sound Editor

Will Winch

Driver

Rod Woodruff

Stunt Supervisor

Marcus Wookey

Art Department Model Maker

Mike Woolfe

Other

Vanessa Woolfe

Electrician

Victoria Wright

Makeup Supervisor

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1995
Production Company
Afm Lighting; Dda Public Relations; Fuji Photo Film U.S.A., Inc.; Metrodome Distribution; Sammys--Samuelson Film Service; Technicolor; Video Film And Grip Company; WB De Lane Lea
Distribution Company
Polygram Filmed Entertainment; Sony Pictures Releasing International
Location
Three Mills Island Studios, London, England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 36m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States November 1995

Released in United States on Video July 23, 1996

Released in United States Winter January 1, 1995

Shown at London Film Festival November 2-19, 1995.

Feature directorial debut for special effects artist Bob Keen.

Began shooting March 12, 1995.

Completed shooting April 21, 1995.

Metrotime, a production company formed by Metrodome and the Lifetime Group, were originally set to produce, before the two companies split over creative differences.

Released in United States Winter January 1, 1995

Released in United States on Video July 23, 1996

Released in United States November 1995 (Shown at London Film Festival November 2-19, 1995.)