• Actors Required for Christmas Social Media Campaign

    Multiple roles   •   21 August 2019
    We are a Sydney-based creative agency, looking for actors to play Santa, Mrs Claus and Santa's Elf in a short film for a leading Australian property developer. The film will be screened on the deve...
  • 'Tales from a Boring Dystopia' AFTRS Grad Project - Proof of Concept

    Multiple roles   •   19 August 2019
    It’s Black Mirror except Australian and funny. The future is not scary, It’s f*cking stupid. A 6-week long dust storm mixed with smoke from distant bushfires has blanketed NSW. The state has been b...
  • Two Female Actors Required for Lead Roles in Drama Short Film

    Multiple roles   •   19 August 2019
    Blue is a newspaper delivery girl who becomes obsessed with completing a series of scratch cards for the chance to win a new bike. Fast-forward 50 years, and she’s still working the same paper roun...
  • Lead Actor Required for Graduate Horror Film

    Males, 18 to 22   •   16 August 2019
    SYNOPSES: Barnacle Face. At a low-key yet alienating 'friend-of-a-friend's' house party, Karl talks to someone or a group as he discretely picks at some lump on his face. He feels a something brush...
  • One Talented Child Actress Needed for Short Australian Drama

    Females, 9 to 11   •   16 August 2019
    Created in collaboration with the Australian Film Television & Radio School, 'The Place We Were Made' is a short Australian drama that follows Molly Stewart, a Sydney woman in her mid-thirties who,...
  • Actors Needed for Fun Student Film

    Multiple roles   •   16 August 2019
    Think Scott Pilgrim mixed with Karate Kid, a young teen wishes to play air hockey in a tournament, then meets a retired air hockey master, now arcade janitor. 'Air Hockey Kung Fu' is a quick, fun a...
  • Register your interest in AFTRS project castings

    Any gender, any age   •   12 August 2019
    Welcome to the AFTRS Casting Hub, where you can see all the projects that BA and MA film production students are currently casting. Hit ‘Apply Now’ to be notified when students are actively castin...
  • Lead and Supporting Actors Wanted for Short Student Film in Sydney

    Multiple roles   •   10 August 2019
    What is something we all have in common, something that regardless of who we are and where we've come from that we will all experience? Death. At some point we all run out of time. The ignorance o...
  • Actors & Extras For AFTRS Grad Project 'Bimbalo' - Dark Comedy

    Multiple roles   •   9 August 2019
    Bimbalo is a 15 minute Dark Comedy Series created by Australian writer and director. The film stars a fantastic actor as Bimbalo, a failed professional clown in Sydney who failed the dream of becom...
  • One Actress for AFTRS Short Graduation Film

    Females, 23 to 40   •   9 August 2019
    “Like How I Remember” is a 10-minute graduation short that centres around a young boy, Lee, and his mother, Mama, who go to temple on the anniversary of their father’s passing. However, life and re...
  • Actors Required for Dramatic Short Film "EASY TO OPEN" from AFTRS Graduates

    Multiple roles   •   30 July 2019
    A grieving reclusive parent breaks down when he fails to open a sealed bag of wraps. EASY TO OPEN is a gentle but hopeful 8 minute film, an intimate and private look into a father lost in the wors...
  • Crew Wanted for AFTRS Graduate Short Film

    Any gender, 18 to 99   •   29 July 2019
    Looking for some crew for an AFTRS Grad. Short Film! Shooting Dates: 26th September - 30th September Where: AFTRS Studios Plot: "Dickless" follows a middle-aged surgeon after a long shift on his ...
  • Extras Required for Short Film - Sunbathers

    Any gender, 18 to 99   •   3 July 2019
    Looking to cast sunbathers for a beach scene in a short film. BEACH SCENE: 20 x Diverse sunbathers all ethnicities, ages, body types welcome. Extreme body types preferred. Please get in touch if ...

Established in 1973 under an act of Federal Parliament, the Australian Film Television and Radio School (AFTRS) is the nation's premier screen and broadcast school, the only Australian school consistently rated in the top 15 international film schools by industry bible, The Hollywood Reporter.

AFTRS' purpose is to find and empower Australian talent to shape and share their stories with the world by delivering industry-relevant and future-focused education, research and training. We seek to be the reference point for innovation in screen, sound, and story-making, globally. To ensure AFTRS reflects Australian society, diversity is supported across all the School's activities, with a focus on supporting the best talent, from all backgrounds, into careers in the ndustry.

We ensure current practitioners maintain and sharpen their skills via short courses and industry certificates.

AFTRS finds, develops and supports Australian storytelling talent from early inspiration to the highest levels of professional practice, helping build the stories that connect, surprise and move us all.