A Gift From My Brother production hub.
In A Gift from My Brother, a budding documentary filmmaker is hired by a charismatic world traveler to record his last big journey: to reconnect with his estranged younger brother and persuade him to fulfill a mysterious promise to their late father.
This film is being produced for syndication as English-language content for South Asian television.
All cast and crew must be fully vaccinated.
This is a non-union production.
All filming will be done on-location within 10 miles of Downtown Santa Monica.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
On filming days, not all cast will be required for the full span of the day.
Thursday, October 21, 6p-9p
Tableread @ HQ
Core Cast (Russell, Corbin, Anna, Kate)
Thursday, October 28, 6p-9p
Tableread + Prep @ HQ
Core Cast + Core Crew (AD, DP, PC)
Thursday, November 11, 6p-9p
Off-book Tableread + Final Prep @ LAPAC
All Cast + All Crew
Friday, November 12, 3p-11p
Filming w/ Russell, Corbin, Anna, Elder, Kate, Extras I
Saturday, November 13, 1030a-930p
Filming w/ Russell, Corbin, Anna, Elder, Kate, Aunt Lily, Treasurer, Extras II
Sunday, November 14, 930a-7p
w/ Russell, Corbin, Anna, Elder, Treasurer, Policeman, Tailor, Extras
Saturday, November 20, 8p – Midnight
Wrap Party @ LAPAC
Aswar Rahman as Russell Marat
Bernardo Manzini as Corbin Marat
Andrea Lazar as Anna Pavlina
Elizabeth Pun as Kate Marat
Ben Cable as Reza, the Lawyer
Ingrid Safranek as Joan, the Executive Director
Chuck Redman as Unnamed Cult Elder
Lecia Papadopoulos as Lily, the Aunt
Giovanni Savoia as Howard, the Tailor
Jeffrey Daniel Venter as Ron, the Policeman
Michael Abram as David, the Treasurer
Aswar Rahman, Writer/Director
Juan Sierra, Director of Photography
Bryony Hanks, Production Coordinator
Cesar Ernesto Salvador, Production Assistant
Ali Riazati, Production Assistant
Fernando Ponce, Production Assistant
Amanda Deitelbaum, Production Assistant