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Production Company
Infocus Film School
Producer(s)
Jelica Rojas
Director(s)
Jelica Rojas
Casting Director(s): 
Jelica Rojas
Union Status
Non-Union
Project Type
Film
Student Production
Yes
Compensation Details

no compensation

Audition or Submission Review Date(s)
By June 18, 2021
Audition Location
Self-tape
Shoot / Perf. Date(s)
June 28, 2021
Shoot / Perf. Location(s)
Queen Elizabeth Park
Submission Deadline
Friday, June 18, 2021
Submission Instructions

Please contact the filmmaker via email with resume - jel90822@gmail.com

Project Synopsis
Grieving the loss of his father, a young boy named Mike finds not solace in the arms of his abusive mother. He wanders to the local park in search of peace, and is taken aback by the love and support of a wise stranger named George.
Additional Comments & Safety Protocol: 

We have a COVID-19 safety plan to comply with provincial and regional protocols.

Character 1
George
Age
50-60
Gender
Male
Description
George is a trustworthy man with a unique understanding of Mike's trauma, who doesn't hesitate to offer the wisdom of his experience. The power of his unexpected empathy gives Mike an opportunity for a revelation
Character 2
Mike
Age
10-14
Gender
Male
Description
Mike is an already introverted kid, who has retreated even more into himself after the loss of his father, and takes comfort only in his drawings- which he's quite good at. Mike opens up to George not knowing how much he's missed the support of an elder.
Character 3
Julie
Age
35-45
Gender
Female
Description
The pain of losing her husband has driven Julie to drink too much and lash out at her son, she is blind to what she's done until confronted by George.