The team behind Tracy feature, Naomi Lisner and Derek Erskine, form casting agency Ahavah Casting.
As Ahavah is Hebrew for love Lisner wanted something simple and requested a heart at the end of a fishing pole. Phillip Einfeld, a talented animator and puppeteer, was offered a scholarship with Disney straight out of school. Phillip now resides in Sydney with his family.
Tracy was the first credit for Ahavah Casting. Tracy is being sent all over the world and there is a lot of excitement behind the film. Tracy followed by the short film Hannah Rosenthal directed by Lisner, which is in post. Their latest is a feature period Heart of Fury. Heart of Fury is based on the last days of Lord George Byron. The cast includes Naomi Lisner, Derek Erskine, Mardi Edge, Albert Goikhman, Damon Hunter, George Donikian, Nicole Edwards, Vanessa Motlzen, Loraine Fabb, Nicole Edwards, Georgia Chrysostomou, Antonios Baxvanidis, John Mc Cullough, Martin Reece Clover, Clara Francesca Pagone, Don Bridges and Jana Wilkes with more casting planned.