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Actors Required for Leading Roles in Drama/Thriller Short Student Film

Actors Required for Leading Roles in Drama/Thriller Short Student Film

Canterbury, NZ
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'What's Ahead of Us' is a heavy performance based Drama/Thriller short film that focuses around the relationship between siblings Jack and Ana set in a world where zombies have took over.

If alert level/COVID-19 permits, it could be shown in cinemas and can bring your family and everyone involved. Later on, it will be posted on YouTube for a chance of international exposure.

We at Yoobee Colleges are student filmmakers with a lot of experience in making short films under our belt.

If this sounds good to you and would love to participate in a challenging performance based Drama/Thriller student short film, please do not hesitate to reach out to us and see what we can do together!

The owner of this listing has agreed to abide by local 'working with children' regulations. All minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Job payment

Unpaid – this is a collaboration opportunity - Student Film

Expenses paid - Food and Beverages

Collaborations should create mutual benefit and are usually amateur, student or 'Time for Print' projects.


Jack Mathers, Male Lead

After the death of their parents, Jack is a strong-willed character that tries to be the parent figure for his younger sister Ana and is willing to sacrifice to provide support for her.

Anyone, aged 18 to 25

  • Ethnicity: White / Caucasian

Applications closed 12 October 2021.

Ana Mathers, Female Support

Ana Mathers, the younger sister of Jack, is a naïve girl that does not understand what is going on in the world. She has always idolized his brother and she tries to persuade his brother to not leave for the military.

Female, aged 9 to 14

  • Ethnicity: White / Caucasian

Applications closed 12 October 2021.

Grandmother, Female support

Being Jack and Ana's grandmother, she tries to put sense in Jack's decision to leave for the military in exchange for leaving her sister behind.

Female, aged 55 to 75

  • Ethnicity: White / Caucasian

Applications closed 12 October 2021.

Ryan, Male Support

Ryan is Jack's friend in the military. He grew up as an orphan before he met Jack. Ryan plays a role in finding Jack's sister and to bring Jack back to safety in the latter stages of the story.

Anyone, aged 18 to 25

Applications closed 12 October 2021.

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Listing created: 11 October 2021
Applications closed: 12 October 2021
Casting #1148627