Star Wars Cast

The Cast

Casting is something that I wanted to get perfectly correct for this film, and I think I have done. As a point of principal I wanted to get good actors that could carry the weight and peaks of the script as well as bringing their own interpretations and insights to add depth, and I’ve been…

The Characters

Following the last script rewrite and changes to the characters I completely reworked who they are and where they are from. In doing so this enabled me to act on ideas of opposition, which my lead actress initially raised, in terms of the oppressor/oppressed roles and the expectations of gender in such a scene. This…

Rewrite

Production Realities and Story Changes

From my production folder: The original idea for The Fourth concerned Anna, a psychic girl in captivity in a dystopian future and the mission to rescue her. Roughly two-thirds of the story was about two characters in a room, whilst the remainder was about Anna’s rescuers. As the idea developed I realised that in order…