Search for stars in Fort St. James

Local actors from Fort St. James were sought out to bring a movie, Never Steady, Never Still to life.

  • Jan. 27, 2016 8:00 a.m.

Barbara Latkowski

Caledonia Courier

Local actors from Fort St. James were sought out to bring a movie, Never Steady, Never Still to life.

Those interested in making it to the big screen attended an open casting call was held on Saturday January 23.

The movie is a feature length drama that celebrates the quiet strength of the human spirit, dealing with issues of loss, masculinity and love through the lives of an 18–year-old oil field  worker, his mother, who has been living with Parkinson’s disease for over seventeen years.

The writer/director is Kathleen Hepburn who was born in Vancouver and is a graduate of the Canadian Film Centre’s Writers’ Lab. Never Steady, Never Still is her latest short.

Film producers are James Brown and Tyler Hagan.

The film is currently in pre-production and the script was developed in part through the Canadian Film Centre’s Writer’s Lab.

For more information about the film visit: http://www.experimentalforest.ca/in-development/