A Good Deed


Inspired by a true story of how a simple act of kindness can have a lifelong impact. Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you. - Princess Diana

Starring: Mark Sussman, Michael Pasternak, Aaron M. Becker

Directed by : Avi Youabian


Drama / Short Films



Run Time

5 min


United States


Jordan: Mark Sussman

Bernie: Michael Pasternak

Young Jordan: Aaron M. Becker

Levi: Ben Fried

Mrs. Weissman: Ruth Barrie


Directed by: Avi Youabian

Written and Produced by: Rob Fried

Executive Producer: Tyrrell Shaffner

Co-Producer: Craig Ginsberg

Co-Producer: Iris Ichishita

Line Producer: Angela Sostre

Casting by: Elisha Gruer, C.S.A.

Casting by: Michelle Levy

Director of Photography: Jesse M. Feldman

Edited by: Avi Youabian

Production Design By: Christiana Rubin

Music by: Chris Thomas

Production Supervisor: Chris Debenedetto

Costume Designer: Estee Ochoa

Make-Up and Hair: Christopher Vanek

Set Dresser: David Thienes

Steadicam Operator: William Demeritt

Sound Mixer: Thomas Curley

APOC: Joe Moore

2nd 2nd Assistant Director: Jaime Stocker

Locations Manager: Joel Henry

Script Supervisor: Kiran Kaur Saini

1st Assistant Camera: Elliot Shackne

2nd Assistant Camera: Paul Mocey-Hanton

Gaffer: Brent Hansen

Key Grip: Chris Garrlington

Electric: Matthew Hingstman

Swing: Torrey Schoerner & Tom Wood

Dit: Bridget Palardy

Boom Operator: Aaron G. Wallace

Studio Teacher: Frank Gieb

Craft Services: Jacqui Culler

Key Production Assistant: Taylor Erickson

Production Assistants: Jake Hartline & Ben Sax

Post Production Coordinator: Mariana Flores

Sound Design: John Dion

Sound Mix: Dragonfly Sound

Colorist: Charles Haine

Editorial Assistance: Chris Commons

Spirit Staff: Chris Commons

Special Thanks: Rabbi David Wolpe & Rabbi Sharon Brous