Urgent Supporting Actor Needed For Short Film
Working Title: ‘Ben' (short film, 4 minutes)
Director: Ryan Byrne
Cinematographer: Alex Lovas
Production dates: 24th July. One short day shoot.
Remuneration: This job is on a volunteer basis. The set is fully catered. Transport costs are reimbursed up to $15 per day.
ABOUT THE PROJECT:
'Ben' is a snapshot of a relationship between two childhood friends; Ben and Emily. Ben has just gone through an unexpected breakup and connects with his friend Emily who has recently been in a similar situation herself.
The film combines the lyricist style with voice-over and a dialogue scene. The film captures a frozen moment of human connection between two old friends and showcases the love the two characters have for each other.
The film is intended to compete at 2017's SmartFone Flick Fest.
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
Ryan Byrne is a graduate of the acclaimed 'Academy Of Film, Theatre & Television' (previously the International Film School Sydney). Taught in directing, producing and screenwriting by industry experts including Lynn Hegarty, John L Simpson and David Caesar, Ryan’s influences span several countries and styles of film-making but always with a love of strong characters and a focus on contemporary and collaborative techniques.
This job is unpaid
Emily (18) is a cool and calm person. She is easily amused and kind. She possesses a kind of authentic contagious energy that brings up the people around her without ever seeming fake or forced.
She is the kind of person who goes out of her way to make sure her friends are okay.
Females, aged 18 to 21
- Acting experience: No previous acting experience
- Located in New South Wales, Australia
- Joined March, 2015