NEIL and HARRY are two brothers who did everything together as children. Neil has Downs Syndrome, as they grew older their relationship became more complex, Harry grew up whilst Neil stayed the same, Neil's childishness became a major source of embarrassment for Harry. When NEIL (15) runs away from home HARRY (17) is forced to re-capture the childhood he was so keen to shed in order to find Neil, in doing so he manages to gain a better empathy for his brother and attempts to repair their shattered relationship.
This is a unique film with a great script, providing the cast with a chance to exhibit a full range of emotions. By combining themes with Disney's classic film Peter Pan this short film is aiming for the top international film circuit, we are seeking a cast to match our ambition. We will be filming in Manchester for 3 days at the end of August and will be expenses only at this stage. However it represents a massive opportunity for exposure for the right applicants as well as the potential to be cast in the feature length film that will follow the short's success.