When 10 year old Billy loses his parents to a fatal accident he must live with his irresponsible and young aunt.
Struggling to pay rent Billy’s aunt decides to hold a garage sale selling Billy’s parents possessions and his own.
Billy hashes a plan to use his magic kit to raise money to help his aunt pay rent, and keep his parents things.
There’s one problem though, Billy is a terrible magician and instead uses his limited magical tricks to steal money from his friends.
We require 4 x 8-10 year old energetic and enthusiastic boys to play various roles.
Billy is the main character who is smart, witty and cunning and has various speaking roles.
Derek is Billy’s best friend who has a small speaking role
Tom is Billy’s other friend who has a minor speaking role
Adam is Billy’s friend who does not have a peaking role.
At this stage the shoot dates are April 3-5 from 8am- 5pm in various locations in Sydney.
The successful applicant for the role of Billy will need to be available to shoot all 3 days, while the other secondary character roles will be required for 1-2 shoot days.
** Please note this role is NOT PAID but we promise a really fun shoot and the opportunity to be a part of something special.
Our director’s first short film was selected at various festivals in Los Angeles and we predict this film will be no different, and will provide great exposure for those starting out in acting.
We are open to various levels of acting experience so don’t wait to apply!
All minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.