#31 Music Video Casting!

Please see below for your opportunity to star in a music video! The songwriter, Philip Patston, is one of our Be. Leadership Directors and we are proud to support this great creative project for changing attitudes towards accepting diversity.


Diversity New Zealand and Borderless Productions are proud to present "As Love Draws Near" - a music video by Philip Patston, creative and social entrepeneur. As Love Draws Near is one of the latest songs written by Philip and tells the story of how we all have the opportunity to move from fear to love by removing the labels that tie us down. The core message of this video is to encourage people to engage in social change and for individuals to accept diversity and who we really are.

For this music video we are looking for individuals interested in being casted in one of the following key roles, or as an extra. (You don't need to have had acting experience).


  1. Corporate man or woman (40-50 yrs old) - A classic, suit-wearing corporate character
  2. Punk (20-30 yrs old) - A unique, eccentric character
  3. Child (5-12 yrs old) - A classic, cute Kiwi kid!
  4. Gang member - Rough character (30-45 yrs old) that looks scary and threatening

We also need around 20-25 extras to be in the background of the music video, so even if you're not after a starring role, you could also be involved in this great music video as an extra! 


If you would like to get involved in this powerful music video, you will need to be available for an initial casting session on Wednesday 20th June 4:00pm-6:30pm at 7 Savage Street, Herne Bay, Auckland.


DATES: If you are selected, you will be required on Saturday 30th June, for approximately 2 hours in the morning and 2 hours in the afternoon.
(Please note that you will also need to be available for a "Weather backup day" on Sunday 1st July.
Filming locations are in central Auckland.
PAYMENT: Due to the non-commercial nature of this production we will be offering a small honorarium for peoples' time. 


BORDERLESS Production Coordinator, Richard Crayton on or 09 302 3103.