Posted October 25, 2017
PLOT SUMMARY: When tragedy strikes, a young star athlete is forced to look at himself outside of the spotlight.
TITLE: The Other Brother
TYPE: Independent Film
CATEGORY: Short Film
UNION STATUS: Non-Union
DISTRIBUTION: Film Festivals
COMPANY: The Purple Faction
DIRECTOR: Mike McKenzie
WRITER: Mike McKenzie
PRODUCER: The Purple Faction
PRODUCTION DATE & LOCATION
DATE: 12/3/17 -12/17/17
LOCATION: New York City, NY
Don: 17-21 y/o black male. LEAD
Don, a star athlete has just found out he’s afflicted with a life threatening ailment that puts his life on hold. On top of that he is about to be confronted with more life altering information.
Ann: 30-40 y/o black female. SUPPORTING
A professional, Ann has a checkered past. She feels a void in her life and feels that her past drives her anxious nature. She is determined to find something.
Tiffany: 30-40 y/o black female.
Tiffany is Ann’s best friend. She knows what Ann has been through and seems like she has Ann’s well being in mind. She ultimately is at the root of Ann’s tumult.
Mary: 30-40 y/o black female.
Don’s mom. She is a loving and concerned mom.
John: 30-35 y/o black male.
Dr. Franklin: 30-40 y/o black male
The bearer of bad news when he has to delivery life changing diagnosis to two patients.
Tevin: 18-21 y/o black male.
Ann’s son. Tevin is concerned about his mom’s obsessive behavior.
Terrance: 30-40 y/o black male
Ann’s ex husband and Tevin’s dad
Coach Diego: 35-45 y/o hispanic male
Don’s basketball coach
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