Feature Film Casting Call!
Wednesday 2nd May 10:00am to 4:00pm
Buku -Ḻarrŋgay Mulka Arts, 138 Tuffin Road, Yirrkala.
ARDS Saturday 5th May 1:00pm to 6:00pm
ARDS Chesterfield Circuit, Nhulunbuy.
Action thriller ‘HIGH GROUND’
“Early 1930’s. When a young Aboriginal man raised by missionaries is recruited by a mounted policeman to hunt down a warrior leader in the epic landscapes of Northern Australia, a secret unravels that ultimately pits them against each other…”
To be filmed in Kakadu and Arnhem Land Aug/Sep/Oct 2018
We’re looking for ABORIGINAL actors keen to play a variety of roles. New stars to be found!!! No experience necessary. This is a nationwide search for ABORIGINAL MEN AND WOMEN aged 16-65yrs.
Reuniting director Stephen Johnson and writer Chris Anastassiades, creatives behind award-winning film YOLNGU BOY.
Witiyana Marika, Jack Thompson and the team are working with local communities, the Kakadu Board of Management and Traditional Owners including Jonathan Nadji, Alfred Nayingul, Adrian Gumurdal and Jeffrey Lee.
We are on a search around Darwin, Kakadu and Arnhem Land in April/May so please spread the word, share with friends and family and make contact with us as soon as you can. This is a great opportunity!
Anyone who is interested in trying out for a role please send the following ASAP
• Recent photo
• Contact details
• Home location
Email Anousha & Micaeley or message via the HIGH GROUND Facebook Page
Producers: David Jowsey and Greer Simpkin (Sweet Country, Mystery Road, Goldstone), Maggie Miles (Paper Planes, The Turning), Stephen Johnson and Yothu Yindi co-founder Witiyana Marika, a senior elder of the Rirratjiŋu Clan. Supported by Screen Australia, Screen Territory and Film Victoria.
We can’t wait to hear from you…