In 2013 a colleague of journalist David Farrier entered the office in tears after a nasty run in with a car towing company working for Ponsonby store Bashford Antiques. In 2016 a TV3 exposé about the shop's aggressive actions spurred Farrier to dig deeper. All roads led to Michael Organ, a man with criminal convictions, a penchant for fake identities and a line in psychological torment. In this trailer Farrier sinks deeper into Organ's disturbing back story and plays 'cat and mouse' with the man himself. Mister Organ is Farrier's second feature documentary, following 2016's acclaimed Tickled and Netflix series Dark Tourist.
He knows I'm making a film about him, and I think he wants to be a part of it.– David Farrier delves into the mysteries around Michael Organ