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That's Racist
That's Racist

In-development work That's Racist by James Cunningham shortlisted for the Midsumma Queer Playwiting Award in 2021.

Seeking 1x male to appear in small supporting role as a 'Lifeguard' in upcoming Short Film to be produced in Airlie Beach. Paid role $250 on the day. No experience necessary.

  • No experience necessary.

  • Must be available in Brisbane/Gold Coast area.

  • This is a small supporting role, no more than 10 lines in the film.

  • Would suit fit or athletic individual as character is a lifeguard.

  • Must be comfortable and confidant on camera.

  • Must be comfortable with nudity in a shower scene.

  • Paid role: $250 for about 1-hour of filming.

  • Job available asap.


TO APPLY: simply email us with your name, contact, availability and a few photos so we know what you look like.

Melbourne-based performers Shae KellyJessica NorsworthyJamie Turner and Jai Wright brought Cunningham's original text to life, performing That's Racist in front of a live festival audience and panel of judges at Gasworks Arts Park in Melbourne on 2 February 2021.

That's Racist is a dark comedy that follows the experience of staff at a local community swimming pool on Australia Day. "The work's shortlisting was both humbling and inspiring," says Cunningham. 


That's Racist work is now in-development to be turned into a short film by Presidential Productions.

Gasworks Arts Park

Photo: L-R Jessica Norsworthy, Shae Kelly, Jai Wright and Jamie Turner with James Cunningham.

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