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Production: Untitled Runaway Teen Film

Bernard (Lead)

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Production Details

Casting untitled runaway teen film, a student film for Purchase College. Synopsis: "The film is about a teenage boy living in the woods after running away from home."

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Male, ages 13-17, All Ethnicities

Role Description

Bernard: (Lead) a boy who decides to run away from an abusive and neglectful home, seeks solitude in a forest far from where he was raised and from the rest of the world, several weeks into his new life, Bernard runs out of food and in desperate need, attempts to steal some food from a grocery store at night, soon after, local law enforcement catches him, only for Bernard to escape their grasp, running into the forest, which he has called home, however, the police track him through the shadowy woods; cause Bernard to abandon his campsite and run, soon after, he breaks his wrist in the midst of escaping, slowing him down and eventually causing him to rethink his life in the woods, as well as forcing him to make the choice between staying in the woods and dying or surrendering.


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