‘Friendly Fire’ (Short Film)
When a Muslim family move into the house next door of an Australian war veteran who became a paraplegic in the Afghan War all his worst fears are realised. His bigoted views result in increased security measures which ultimately backfire and become life threatening.
Audition / Rehearsal / Production datesProduction title: Friendly Fire
Producer: Torrid Films
Film Duration: 15 minutes
Auditions: Saturday, 24th August 2019
Shooting: December 2019 to January 2020 (Approx 4 day shoot.)
Gary Edwards (lead)
Garry Edwards - 30 to 40 year Caucasian Male paraplegic actor [lead] Garry Edwards is an Australian veteran from the Afghanistan war who became a paraplegic as a result of his war injuries. He is now a paraplegic who suffers from PTSD and has become paranoid, racist and anti-Muslim. He is fiercely protective of his family and any perceived threat to them will be treated with the utmost seriousness.
Male, aged 30 to 40
- Ethnicity: White / Caucasian
Applications closed 15 September 2019.