Play It Safe

Jonathan is out of keeping in his middle-class London drama school. Pigeonholed for a role as a Black hoodlum in a classmate’s play and coaxed by his teacher to take the typecast part, Jonathan decides to confront his peers and their prejudices, during a class role play exercise.

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Credits

Director:

Mitch Kalisa

Executive Producer:

Kadri Mahmoud, Chris Toumazou

Producer:

Chris Toumazou

Screenwriter:

Mitch Kalisa

Cinematographer:

Jaime Ackroyd

Editor:

Mitch Kalisa

Sound Designer:

Focal Rhythm Productions

Principal Cast:

Jonathan Ajayi, Heather Alexander, Kate Ovenden, Charlie O’Connor, Louis Richards, Grace Daly, Lauren Raisbeck, Emily Seale Jones

Additional Credits:

Co - Producer: Kareem Adeshina, Production Assistant: Hannah Brandes, Production Assistant: Gaby Leafier, Casting Director: Martha Stewart , First AD: Ty Hack

Contact

Publicity Contact:

Chris Toumazou
chris@compulsoryviewing.co.uk
+44 (0)7757813197

Details

Primary Entry:
Platinum Badge
Film Badge
Secondary Entry:
Music Badge
Interactive Badge
Film Festival Wristband
Year:

2020

Premiere Status:

World Premiere

Genres:

Drama, Short Film

Screening Section:

Narrative Shorts Competition

Screening Category:

Narrative Short

Language:

English

Runtime:

12 mins