Young Actors Required for a Kiwiana Short Student Film
I'm currently producing my thesis film for my bachelor degree in screen production. I'm in the process for casting for our shoot that will take place in late September.
Genre: Dark comedy
Producer: Moses Salmon
Writer / Director: Peter Conway
DOP: Alanka Joseph
Roles are unpaid but travel will be covered.
Shoot dates: Early late September
Synopsis: ? Henry, Nick and Dave are out drinking while shooting beer bottles with a rifle. While struggling to get the rifle working Nick is shot which causes panic among the group possibly the death of a young man.
Full script available to interested actors upon request.
Dave - Lead Role
Dave is a farmhand in his late teens. He always tries to get his other friends to do the dirty work. He is somewhat the leader of his group yet he has trouble facing up to his responsibilities. Whenever the group gets drunk Dave always drinks the most to distract himself from his grim life as a farmhand.
NiCK - Supporting Role
Nick is the youngest of the group and is always trying to prove himself as a tough guy. Nick is the owner of the gun and is proud to have his knowledge of firearms.
Moses Carlyle-- Writer/Producer
Michael is currently studying towards a bachelors in Screen Production from the institute S.A.E.
Moses has written and produced several short films. He is ?in the process of writing his first feature length screenplay.
Peter Conway -- ??Director.
is the winner of the cochon d'or at waikato university. He is also currently earning his bachelors in film.
Shoot will take place in the Auckland region
Refreshments, lunch on day shoots and dinner for night shoots will be ?provided.
This short will be screened online.
Drunkboiz is a dark comedy which aims to capture the lives of young farmhands as they struggle to forget their hard lives with heavy drinking.
This job is unpaid - Student film
Expenses paid - transport and catering
Dave is a leader but not a very good one. His friends often look to him for guidance despite his average intelligence and courage.
Males, aged 18 to 22
Nick is the youngest of his friends and is always trying to impress them. He is one of those people who thinks they are funny but actually isn’t
Males, aged 18 to 20
- Located in Auckland, NZ
- Joined September, 2019