Produced by Blue Sparrow Entertainment, the film provides a glimpse into the mental torment and anguish that elderly war veteran, Thomas Watson still faces decades after a young officer died in his arms during a combat mission gone wrong.
It serves as a comment on the impacts that PTSD continues to have on soldiers and their families, even after their enlistment ends.
This project has a distribution plan targeting national and international Film Festivals.
Audition / Rehearsal / Production datesLate November, (to be confirmed)
$100 per day
Actors need to pass as 15 to 18 years old. Cooper is Ellen and Thomas Watson’s grandson. He is incredibly close to both of his grandparents, often visiting them and staying the night. He does not try to hide the fact that Thomas is his hero and has grown up hearing stories about the men that his grandfather served with, including Leslie Hale. He deeply respects his grandfather’s service in the military but is saddened by the lasting and destructive impact it has had on Thomas’ mental health.
Male, aged 18 to 20
- Acting experience: Previous paid speaking roles
Applications closed 21 October 2020.