Actors and Extras Needed for Short Film for Suicide/Depression Awareness
There are very little moments of speech in this film, as it focuses mainly on what the characters are feeling and seeing the emotion portrayed through that. There will also be a chance to improvise.
Although there will be some dark scenes, the film ultimately ends with a positive message of hope.
Audition / Rehearsal / Production datesShoot Dates: 1-2 days between 1st - 3rd December; 11th December with tentative pick up dates between 12-14th Dec. You will only be required for 1 or 2 days.
This job is unpaid
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