FORWARD is seeking an actor and film to be involved in a short film production in London as part of the Uncomfortable Conversations project. All roles will be paid.

We are looking for the following:

  • 1 male actor, with moderate to fluent Enlgish and Arabic, acting skills and/or experience, who can learn a script quickly, to play the role of a 45-60 year old man
  • 2 camera crew members, with experience in operating video recording devices

The actor and crew will need to be available for shooting from 9am to 3pm from Friday 15th September through to Monday the 18th September.

The actor will additionally need to be available for at least 6 hours of rehearsal from 10am to 3pm from Monday 11th September through Thursday 14th September.

Reasonable travel expenses will be paid and food and refreshments will be provided.

These are paid roles so we encourage interest from experienced people who are able to work independently.

You will be provided with a certificate to state your involvement in the project and will be credited as a cast and crew member.

Show your interest by writing a short statement and your CV to  [email protected] by 5pm, Friday 8th September.

Uncomfortable Conversations is a FORWARD project that empowers communities in the African diaspora to focus on cultural issues that are difficult to discuss in particular harmful traditional practices.