2 Female Actors and 5 Male Actors Required for Drama Short Film
*For the roles of Aidahn and Jon, good physical fitness is required due to action scene.
23 year old AIDAHN murders his 10 year old brother Harly then convinces his mother APRIL and stepfather MARK that the neighbour JON was the killer. The 3 plan to abduct and torture Jon until he confesses. Aidahn decides to execute the plan earlier then the agreed date & time, he ends up almost loosing his life with Jon brutally beating him, but his mother comes to the rescue and shoots Jon dead. She then calls Mark to come and assist with getting rid of the body. A few months later, one evening April discovers Aidahn in the laundry room with a key piece of evidence in his hand. Aidahn manages to explain it away and divert blame onto Mark, convincing her that he found the evidence in Mark’s clothing. Aidahn persuades her into confronting Mark. The next day Mark is enjoying his morning paper when he is confronted with a gun pointed straight at him. April is ready to pull the trigger as Aidahn watches on, suddenly there’s a knock at the door. Aidahn goes to see whose there. He brings in the Detectives that have been assigned to Harly’s case. They exchange pleasantries then the detectives explain why they are there. Jon’s name comes up, but only to mention that he has been cleared as a suspect. They then proceed to arrest Aidahn. April is flabbergasted. Mark is shocked and enraged. As Aidahn is being escorted out he, looks to his mum, an attempt at gaining sympathy. She points her gun at him.
Please note, the owner of this listing has indicated the material contains strong themes of violence.
Rehearsal / production datesAudition date is for the 25th Jan, 10:00am-4:00pm.
Shooting from the 3rd - 8th Feb.
• Supervisor at a cannery
• Works at pleasing April.
• See’s himself as a good hardworking provider for his family.
• Does his best to get along with Aidahn in spite of his undermining tactics.
Males, aged 36 to 40 from Queensland, Australia
- Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience
- Ethnicity: White / Caucasian
- Located in Queensland, Australia
- Joined October, 2016