Open Casting Call for Feature Film “Love, Lies and Dating” [Erie, PA] #casting

Posted March 25, 2015

PLOT SUMMARY: What would you do for love? For Alexandria, or Alex as her friends call her, just about anything from online dating to speed dating to blind dating and grocery store stalking to stealing. Well, not on purpose. Watch as Alex and her friends try to get her out of trouble and save her love life at the same time.
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Casting Call for Short Film “Information Age” [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted January 7, 2015

PROJECT TITLE: Information Age
CLASSIFICATION: Student
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Short Film
FORMAT: HD
DISTRIBUTION: Festival circuit
PRODUCER: Michaela Murray
WRITER: Caitlin King
DIRECTOR: Caitlin King
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: 2/7/15-2/8/15
SHOOTING LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA

SYNOPSIS:

INFORMATION AGE is a short experimental about virginity and female sexuality in a society with so many conflicting opinions. The film is silent except for audio clips from different media sources discussing sex. The film follows Christina, a freshman in college, making the decision to have sex with her loving boyfriend Wally and realizing its not a big a deal as she was led to believe. The film is sex positive and feminist and meant to open up conversation about sex and society.

CHARACTER BREAKDOWNS:

We are looking for open-minded people who are comfortable with nudity and bringing their own experiences to the project.

Christina, a freshman in college, overcomes her anxieties about having sex and realizes it is not big a deal as she previously thought. Partial nudity required.

Wally, a sophomore in college, helps his girlfriend Christina overcome her anxieties about sex. Partial nudity required.

COMPENSATION: Deferred
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Meals, Snacks/beverages
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: 1/16/15
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: informationagefilm@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS TO INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume

SPECIAL NOTES FOR AUDITION:

We’ll be running our auditions from 3pm-8pm on this Saturday January 10th and from 10am-8pm on this Sunday January 11th at the University Crossings building on Drexel University’s campus (3175 JFK Boulevard Philadelphia PA, 19104). Please give us a window of time during that period when you would be able to come in for an audition and we will get back to you as soon as possible with a time slot that fits your schedule and a contact number for the day of the audition.

We may be holding more auditions at a TBD date, so please let us know if you can’t make the auditions this weekend but are still interested in the project.

OTHER NOTES:

We want the experience of our actors to be as comfortable as possible, if you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact us through email.

Casting Call for Short Film “The Intern” [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted November 5, 2014

PROJECT TITLE: The Intern
CLASSIFICATION: Student
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Short Film
FORMAT: HD
DISTRIBUTION: DVD
PRODUCER: Alyssa Hassell
WRITER: Alyssa Hassell
DIRECTOR: Alyssa Hassell
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: TBA
SHOOTING LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA

SYNOPSIS:

Alexis Wright in college for modeling, interns at a local modeling agency. While interning she encounters a lover and a friend. She does everything in her power to become the model she’s been dreaming of.

CHARACTER BREAKDOWNS:

1. Alexis Wright: 21 years old woman, tall, thin frame, African American (the intern)

2. Ashley: 21 years old, Caucasian, voluptuous woman (the intern)

3. Harry Stewart: 40 years old man, tall, Caucasian, black silky hair with beard, and a muscular shape (owns modeling agency)

4. Brandon: African American man, 32 years old, muscular shape, short (camera guy)

5. Tracey: 30 years, African American, light- skinned, tall, thin frame (Secretary)

COMPENSATION: Non-paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Meals, Snacks/beverages
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: ASAP
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: alyssa_hassell@yahoo.com
SUBMISSIONS TO INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume, Demo reel file, Demo reel link
AUDITION DATE: November 13, 2014
AUDITION START TIME: 6:00 PM
AUDITION END TIME: 10:00 PM
AUDITION ADDRESS: Center City of Philadelphia

Casting Call for Short Film “Right Song Wrong C(h)ord” [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted October 30, 2014

PROJECT TITLE: Right Song Wrong C(h)ord
CLASSIFICATION: Student
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Short Film
FORMAT: HD
DISTRIBUTION: Festival circuit
PRODUCERS: Alexandra Schulsinger, Linnea Langkammer
WRITER: Lucy Judith Adong
DIRECTOR: Lucy Judith Adong
PRODUCTION COMPANY: TFMA
SHOOTING LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA

SYNOPSIS:

Based on the experiences of internationally renowned Ugandan playwright Adong Lucy Judith, the short film, Right Song, Wrong C(h)ord tells the story of an African woman’s search for visibility, dignity and respect. Her thesis film complete, graduate student Vivian Nimaro is ready to leave Philadelphia to return home to the warm embrace of Uganda. However, when she meets Chad Singer, and all her plans are changed. We share her journey through cross-cultural interracial understanding, grappling with the will to leave versus the irresistible allure of staying.

COMPENSATION: Non-paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, Meals, Snacks/beverages
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: ASAP
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: rightsongwrongchord@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS TO INCLUDE: Headshot, Snapshot okay

Casting Call for Trailer “Solomon’s Temple” [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted September 5, 2014

Casting Call for Kevin Carter’s “Solomon’s Temple” (Trailer)

PROJECT TITLE: Solomon’s Temple
CLASSIFICATION: Independent
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Trailer
SHOOTING LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA

CASTING THESE ROLES:

Black Male 45-50 year old to play Anthony Devo

Black Woman 40-45 year old to play Cynthia Devo

Black Male 20 year old to play Deshawn White

Black Female 15 year old to play the roll of Tasha Devo. Minor must be accompanied by family member or guardian at all times while on set.

Black Male 40 year old to play the Pastor Mark Williams. Pastor must have own robes/wardrobe.

COMPENSATION: Non-paid
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: solomonstemplemovie@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS TO INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume, Snapshot okay, Demo reel link
AUDITION DATE: 9/8/14
AUDITION START TIME: 1pm
AUDITION END TIME: 7pm
AUDITION LOCATION: Philadelphia

SPECIAL NOTES FOR AUDITION:

Must submit a headshot/photo. Link to reel/video. Will accept cell phone videos with a slate and the character you would like to play.

OTHER NOTES:

Approximately 3-4 scenes will be shot.

Casting Call for Book Trailer “Saving Metropolis” [Harrisburg, PA] #casting

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Posted June 11, 2014

PROJECT TITLE: Saving Metropolis
CLASSIFICATION: Independent
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Book Trailer
DISTRIBUTION: Trailer
PRODUCER: Ellecina Eck
WRITER: Gabriella Gill & Ellecina Eck
DIRECTOR: Gabriella Gill
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Hawk Island Studios
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: TBD, looking at Sat or Sun in the second week of July
SHOOTING LOCATION: Harrisburg, PA

No formal structure to this, as it’s a book trailer. Actress will be required to do a bit of running and jumping, possibly. Mainly, the script calls for some intense, brooding looks.

CASTING THESE ROLES:

MO KNIGHTSHADE: Actress needed to portray 17 year old Mo. If you are between the ages of 15-23 we’d love to see you at the auditions!

Lighter/paler skin a preference, with darker/black hair. Girls with lighter hair may still apply, but may be asked to dye their hair with a rinsable dye.

Mo is the heroine in the YA book “Saving Metropolis” by Gabriella Gill.

COMPENSATION: Paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, Snacks/beverages
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: June 28, 2014
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: savingmetropolistrailer@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS TO INCLUDE: Headshot
AUDITION DATE: June 28
AUDITION START TIME: 1pm
AUDITION END TIME: 4pm
AUDITION ADDRESS: Country Inn & Suites 1025 Peiffers Lane Harrisburg, PA 17109

SPECIAL NOTES FOR AUDITION:

This is an open audition. You do NOT have to email us your submission prior to showing up, although it is appreciated.

There are NO time slots for the audition; show up whenever in the time allotted.

Please bring a headshot/picture we can keep, and a resume if you have one.

Ask at the front desk for the film auditions if you are unable to locate the meeting room where auditions will be held.

OTHER NOTES:

We are a young and friendly team of filmmakers who are doing this for the love of the creative process! We’d love to share this experience with you! Come out and audition!

Open Casting Call for Actors & Models [Pennsylvania] #casting

Posted January 2, 2014

Open Casting Call for Actors & Models of all experience levels on January 4, 2014.

Visit MikeLemonCasting.com and under talent registration create a free talent account to be seen at our next Open Casting Call!

Daniel Agosta
Casting Associate//Business Relations Manager

Mike Lemon Casting
860 First Ave, Suite 7A
King of Prussia, PA 19406

Direct: 484-685-7000 ext. 309
dan@mikelemoncasting.com ~ www.mikelemoncasting.com

Casting Call for Feature Film “Find Your Way” [Pennsylvania] #casting

Posted November 17, 2013

PROJECT TITLE: Find Your Way
CLASSIFICATION: Independent
STATUS: SAG
CATEGORY: Feature Film
FORMAT: HD
DISTRIBUTION: Festival circuit
PRODUCER: Stewart A. Bender
WRITER: Stewart A. Bender
DIRECTOR: Stewart A. Bender
CASTING AGENT: Maureen Okoth-Ogola
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Poverty Row Productions Inc.
PRODUCTION COMPANY WEBSITE: Povertyrowproductions.com
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: June 9 – June 24 2014
SHOOTING LOCATION: Carlisle, PA

LOGLINE:

Viewable on povertyrowproductions.com

CHARACTERS NEEDED:

Downloadable on Povertyrowproductions.com

COMPENSATION: Paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Meals, Snacks/beverages, Lodging, Transportation
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: info@povertyrowproductions.com
SUBMISSIONS TO INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume, Demo reel link
AUDITION DATE: Video
AUDITION ADDRESS: Video

SPECIAL NOTES FOR AUDITION:

Please thoroughly read all audition guidelines, available on povertyrowproductions.com

Casting Call for Feature Film “Anti-Body” [Pennsylvania] #casting

Posted July 16, 2013

PROJECT TITLE: Anti-Body
CLASSIFICATION: Independent
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Feature Film
FORMAT: HD, DV
DISTRIBUTION: Festival circuit
PRODUCERS: Laura Lynn Cottrel, Fallon Maressa, Amel J. Figueroa, Brandon E. Brooks
WRITER: Brandon E. Brooks
DIRECTOR: Brandon E. Brooks
CASTING AGENT: TBD
PRODUCTION COMPANY: SaintSinner Entertainment
PRODUCTION COMPANY WEBSITE: www.facebook.com/saintsinnerent
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: September, 2013 to October, 2013
SHOOTING LOCATION: Pennsylvania

SYNOPSIS:

An unforeseen and unexplainable reign of human terror plagues a small Northeast town.

CHARACTER BREAKDOWNS:

EVA (Lead) – 21-28 years old female. Italian, sweet, impressionable, strung out on drugs

ZACH (Lead) – 25-32 year old male. Any ethnicity. Well built. Arrogant, Sleazy, Can handle himself in a fight.

LEXI (Lead) – 25 to 35 female, Hispanic, sassy, in your face, tough, street wise, has a softer side

PHOEBE (Supporting) – 25+ years old female, Caucasian, sexy, has a good heart but can be devious

ROCKY (Supporting) – 28 to 35 male – Any ethnicity, slim, Drug pusher & user, long stringy hair, sleazy

JACK MARLBORO (Supporting) – 35 to 50 male. Caucasian. Convenience store owner, menacing look

TIMMY (Supporting) – 10 to 13 year old boy, Caucasian, Creepy expressions a must.

FEATURED TALENT: 21 to 60, any ethnicities. THESE ROLES ARE ACTUAL ROLES, SOME NO DIALOGUE, BUT ALL OF THESE ROLES REQUIRE LIMITED & EXPERIENCED STUNT ABILITY & SOME KNOWLEDGE OF HANDLING FIREARMS.

COMPENSATION: Paid, Deferred
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, Meals, Snacks/beverages
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: Friday, August 23, 2013
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: anti-body@saintsinnerent.com
SUBMISSIONS MUST INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume, Snapshot okay, Demo reel file, Demo reel link
AUDITION DATE: TBD

SPECIAL NOTES FOR AUDITION:

If talent submitting for featured role in this film have prior firearms training or knowledge or prior stunt fighting or stunts experience on film sets, whether limited or extensive, please make sure that is stated on your resume.

Casting Call for Feature Film [Pittsburgh, PA] #casting

Posted April 25, 2013

CLASSIFICATION: Independent
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Feature Film
FORMAT: HD
DISTRIBUTION: Festival circuit
PRODUCER: John Niespodzianski
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Orchard Place Productions
PRODUCTION COMPANY WEBSITE: https://www.facebook.com/OrchardPlaceProductions
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: June/July 2013
SHOOTING LOCATION: Pittsburgh, PA

CHARACTER BREAKDOWNS:

Looking for female actresses 25-40 for a variety of roles in the film. Most male actors already cast, so looking for the best matches for existing cast members. Roles require dramatic range and depth.

COMPENSATION: Paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, Meals, Snacks/beverages
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: 4/28/2013
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: john@teamorchard.com
SUBMISSIONS MUST INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume

SPECIAL NOTES FOR AUDITION:

Due to tight timeline, video auditions preferred. Contact for sides to read. Video monologues a bonus. If unable to produce a video audition, please contact us to schedule a private read.

OTHER NOTES:

Please note – this is a non-union film. If SAG/AFTRA please discuss your involvement with your agent/rep prior to making contact to avoid wasted time on either side.

Casting Call for Trailer “Drummer for the Mob” [Pittsburgh, PA] #casting

Posted April 19, 2013

PROJECT TITLE: Drummer for the Mob
CLASSIFICATION: Independent
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Film Trailer
PRODUCERS: Raphael Serebreny, Frank Catazano & Michael Schwartz
WRITERS: Frank Catazano & Raphael Serebreny
DIRECTOR: Debby Schwartz
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: Mid August
SHOOTING LOCATION: TBD

CHARACTER BREAKDOWNS:

LOOKING FOR:
MALE Actors between the ages of 26-65
FEMALE Actors between the ages of 30-45
ONE FEMALE Actor between 25 & 30 who can pass for 17

THIS MOVIE TAKES PLACE IN 1973
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MALE ACTORS – AGES 28-35 – need one 30 year old to play keyboard, or can fake it, one to play guitar or fake it, and one to play bass or can fake it. All have to be stereo typical Italians from the 1970’s. One 30 year old trucker.

MALE ACTORS – AGES 35-50 – stereo typical wise guys, FBI Agents, a trucker.

MALE ACTORS – AGES 50-65 – stereo typical mob boss and second in command

FEMALE ACTOR – AGE 30-35 – stereo typical hooker from the 1970’s.

FEMALE ACTOR – AGE 30 looks like she is a teenager – very attractive, 5 ft. 4 to 5 ft. 9, great body, hit woman, no conscience, split personality.

FEMALE ACTOR – AGE 35 – loves power, muscular body to play FBI agent on the take.

MALE ACTOR – AGE 50 – FBI Director who is on the take.

FEMALE ACTOR – needs to be someone who is in her late twenties to early thirties that can play and pass for 17. She is innocent, smart. Very attractive with dark hair and no taller than 5 foot 4 inches.

MALE ACTOR – AGE 26 – must be able to play drums or can fake it. He is no taller than five foot nine inches, nice body, he is sharp, loves danger or so he thinks. Loves partying with the best of them, yet he is on the vulnerable side. Must look Italian, doesn’t have to be stereotypical Italian and has a great sense of humor.

COMPENSATION: Paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Meals, Lodging
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: April 30, 2013
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: filmdirectpassion@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS MUST INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume
AUDITION DATE: May 7, 2013
AUDITION START TIME: 10:00 am
AUDITION END TIME: 8:00 pm
AUDITION ADDRESS: 3896 Bigelow Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA, 15213, US

SPECIAL NOTES FOR AUDITION:

CONTACT THE DIRECTOR TO MAKE AN APOINTMENT TO AUDITION BY CALLING DEBBY SCHWARTZ @ 732 922-0483. YOU MUST ARRIVE 30 MINUTES PRIOR TO YOUR AUDITION.

BRING ALONG: – Head shot and resume

READING: – Will be from sides from the movie

SALARY: All roles are paid

UNION and NON-UNION may apply

OTHER NOTES: YOU MUST MAKE A APPOINTMENT! THIS IS NOT A OPEN CALL AUDITION!

Casting Call for Short Film “Dental” [Harrisburg, PA] #casting

Posted April 5, 2013

PROJECT TITLE: Dental
CLASSIFICATION: Independent
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Short Film
DISTRIBUTION: Festival circuit
CASTING DIRECTOR: P. Flyer
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: May 3-5, 2013
SHOOTING LOCATION: Harrisburg, PA

SYNOPSIS:

A hitman, who has never shown emotion, must finally confront is sole phobia… the Dentist.

CHARACTER BREAKDOWNS:

[BORIS] [GENDER: MALE] [AGE: 25-40] LEAD ROLE

Boris is terrified of the dentist. It is his ultimate phobia. But he has to go see the dentist. He must fight through this fear in order to obtain his objective. Actor must be able to play on deep phobia emotions as well as anger. (dark humor).

[DENTAL HYGENIEST] [GENDER: FEMALE] [AGE 21-35]

A kind and warm hearted dental hygeniest who is the first to see Boris. She is compassionate and realizes he is on the verge of a severe panic attack.

OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Meals, Lodging
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: flyermovies@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS MUST INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume, Demo reel (if available)

Casting Call for Short Film “The Choice” [York, PA] #casting

Posted March 31, 2013

PROJECT TITLE: The Choice
CLASSIFICATION: Independent
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Short Film
PRODUCER: Ellecina Eck
WRITER: Ellecina Eck
DIRECTOR: Ellecina Eck
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: June 1 & 2
SHOOTING LOCATION: York, PA

SYNOPSIS:

Mark is leaving for college when a little boy shows up out of the blue and presents him with a choice: will he leave his “young at heart” self behind, and therefore choose to grow up forever?

CHARACTER BREAKDOWNS:

Mark (18): a recent high school graduate that is getting ready to leave for college; he subconsciously struggles with the idea of growing up and leaving his childhood behind. Busy, independent, strong-willed.

Boy (7): a physical manifestation of Mark’s inward struggles. He is a kid’s kid; outgoing, rambunctious and excited. Youthful and innocent.

Larissa (12): Mark’s well-meaning sister. Caring, thoughtful, wants to be included.

COMPENSATION: Non-paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Snacks/beverages
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY THIS DATE: April 17
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: thechoiceauditions@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS MUST INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume
AUDITION DATE: April 27th
AUDITION START TIME: 1 PM
AUDITION END TIME: 4 PM
AUDITION ADDRESS: TBA

SPECIAL NOTES FOR AUDITION:

If selected to attend the casting call, you will be emailed sides, audition time slots, and further information regarding the casting call (i.e., location, address, etc.)

OTHER NOTES:

Please email and include the following:

-Name
-Age
-Photos (include recent head and body shots; make sure they look like you!)
-Resume (if applicable) and/or demo reel (if applicable)
-Union or non-union
-Character you are auditioning for
-Contact info

For further information, or if you have any questions, don’t hesitate to ask! Email Ellecina at: thechoiceauditions@gmail.com

Casting Call for Student Short Film “Brute” [New York, NY & Philadelphia, PA] #casting

BRUTELOGO

PROJECT TITLE: Brute
CLASSIFICATION: Student
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Short Film
FORMAT: HD
DISTRIBUTION: Festival circuit
PRODUCER: Julia Grinberg
WRITERS: Bonnie Black and Julia Grinberg
DIRECTOR: Bonnie Black
CASTING AGENTS: Bonnie Black and Julia Grinberg
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Nights & Weekends Productions
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: March 15th-17th, 2013
SHOOTING LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA

SYNOPSIS:

Brute is a film about the twisted beauty of fate, that focuses on Mac and Jesse, a pair of typical disenfranchised youths who have turned to robbing houses as a form of recreation and quick cash. When they break into a house late one night and discover that they’ve raided the home of a man with a much sicker hobby than their own, will they finally take this chance to right all the wrong they’ve spent their lives doing or save themselves and walk away?

CHARACTER BREAKDOWN:

MAC- Female, Early/Mid 20s, pretty if you wipe away all the white trash, hardened by the realities of small town trailer living, a faint twinkle of the childhood dreams to escape and become somebody remain buried deep inside.

JESSE- Male, Early/Mid 20s, his seemingly dimwitted humor keeps longtime best friend Mac’s demeanor light. Coming from the same side of the tracks and accepting his fate as “the failure” at an early age, hints of a long lost intelligence paired with his aloofness keeps him charming. Practically the Lennie to Mac’s George.

YOUNG GIRL- Female, 10-16 years, battered and bruised, the victim of the Man’s cruel side, seems frail and frightened but the strength of vengeance boils deep within this sweet and innocent girl.

MAN- Male, 35-50, a seemingly average blue-collar middle aged man, but inside the overall-wearing, beer loving, hard working middle American, lies a sinister secret.

COMPENSATION: Non-paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Meals, Snacks/beverages, Lodging, Transportation
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY THIS DATE: 2/2/2013 FOR NYC AUDITIONS, 2/6/2012 FOR PHILADELPHIA AUDITIONS
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: brutethemovie@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS MUST INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume, Snapshot okay
AUDITION DATE: NYC AUDITIONS: 2/3/2012, PHILLY AUDITIONS: 2/10/2012
AUDITION START TIME: NYC: 10AM-4PM PHILLY: 11AM-5PM
AUDITION ADDRESS: NYC and Philadelphia
SPECIAL NOTES FOR AUDITION:

NYC Auditions are being held FEBRUARY 3RD, 10AM-4PM at SHETLER STUDIOS, RM 1201 (244 West 54th St, 12th floor, btwn B’way and 8th ave.)

PHILADELPHIA Auditions are being held FEBRUARY 10TH, 11AM-5PM at
UNIVERSITY CROSSINGS, 3175 JFK Blvd., Philadelphia, PA 19104

OTHER NOTES: AUDITIONS ARE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. PLEASE EMAIL FOR AUDITION TIMES AVAILABLE AND TO RECEIVE THE NECESSARY SIDES. PLEASE SPECIFY WHICH AUDITION YOU ARE INQUIRING ABOUT.

Casting Call for Independent Feature Film “Queen Crab” [NE Pennsylvania] #casting

PROJECT TITLE: Queen Crab
CLASSIFICATION: Independent
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Feature Film
FORMAT: HD
DISTRIBUTION: Direct-to-video
PRODUCERS: Brett Piper, Mark Polonia
WRITER: Brett Piper
DIRECTOR: Brett Piper
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Polonia Brothers Entertainment
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: Aug 11-20, 2012
SHOOTING LOCATION: NE Pennsylvania

SYNOPSIS:

Slightly deranged young woman lives alone in an isolated cabin. Her best friend is a giant crab. B movie excitement ensues.

CHARACTER BREAKDOWNS:

MELISSA: Aforementioned young woman living hermit-like existence in a secluded cabin.

JENNIFER: Old friend of Melissa’s, now a B movie scream queen.

COMPENSATION: Deferred
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Meals, Lodging
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: 8-5-12
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: horrorfilmx@yahoo.com
SUBMISSIONS MUST INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume

Casting Lead Actress for Independent Short Film “The Tunnel” [York, PA]

PROJECT TITLE: The Tunnel
CLASSIFICATION: Independent
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Short Film
FORMAT: HD
DISTRIBUTION: Festival Circuit
PRODUCER: Andrew Karasik
WRITERS: Cory & Rick Blasdell
DIRECTOR: Cory Reed Blasdell
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Syrn Studios
PRODUCTION COMPANY WEBSITE: www.syrnstudios.com
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: May 18-20, 2012 (tentative)
SHOOTING LOCATION: York, PA

SYNOPSIS:

A mysterious tunnel is about to turn Gale’s quiet morning jog into a nightmare she can’t escape.

This is an independently produced short film (less than 15 min.) that will be submitted to various U.S. and international Film Festivals.

The Tunnel is an atmospheric psychological thriller that will combine elements of a classic Twilight Zone episode with a dash of European cinematic flare. The digital film will be shot on location in York County using historic locations by a small, but talented, local crew.

CHARACTER BREAKDOWN(S):

Lead Actress
Gale Middleton, Gender: Female, Age: from 30 to 42, Height: from 5′ 4″ to 5′ 11″, Ethnicity: Caucasian, Body Type: Medium.
Physically fit and modestly attractive but not a fashion model. Gale is on her daily morning jog along an abandoned railway line, before going to her job. She is driven to succeed at her job and to stay competitive with much younger coworkers and rivals. She has begun to doubt her own abilities and she wonders if she can still compete with younger women. So far this has not prevented her from trying to keep up. But, her doubts have led her to question everything in her life. She isn’t certain anymore that her life has meaning. What happens during her jog will threaten everything she knows even her own existence.

2 Female Joggers
College age, slender, fit, energetic and pretty. These are minor speaking parts. Some light jogging will be required. These are small but crucial supporting character roles. They provide a counterpoint to the main character.

COMPENSATION: Non-paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Meals, Snacks/beverages, Lodging, Transportation
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: April 19, 2012
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: rblasdell@me.com
SUBMISSIONS MUST INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume
AUDITION DATE: April 20 & 21, 2012
AUDITION START TIME: To be determined
AUDITION END TIME: To be determined
AUDITION ADDRESS: Mountville, PA
SPECIAL NOTES: Auditions will be videotaped.