Actors Needed for Short Film
Jackson is a young boy who does whatever is in his power to thwart his mother and get out of his daily piano practice. He is resourceful, and after many failed attempts is able to use a mirror to spot when his mother is coming to check on his. But, when a major event shatters his little world he is forced to reflect oh his actions and realises what it is that is really important to him.
All minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Audition / Rehearsal / Production datesAuditions: 24th-25th August
Filming: 18th-24th September
This job is unpaid
A cheeky, intelligent and resourceful little boy who loves his mother, though he disobeys her in creative ways. He tries all manner of hi-jinks to get himself out his allotted 15 mins of piano practice. After being repeatedly thwarted he finally discovers a successful tactic. He uses a mirror to spot when his Mum is coming. Mischief ensues before he is greatly impacted by his mothers illness and is forced to reevaluate.
Males, aged 5 to 12
Jordan- Bit Part
Jordan is a typical Aussie bloke. He works as a tradie and is charming and boisterous. He loves his family and is worried for his wife but is indifferent towards Jackson’s musical education. When Loretta gets sick, he sells the piano to make money to pay hospital bills and takes care of Jackson who is reeling with the shock of his mother’s health issue.
Males, aged 30 to 45
- Located in Queensland, Australia
- Joined September, 2017