Casting Call for Short Film “The Wreckless Five – A Summer Film Project” [Fayetteville, GA] #casting

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Posted June 24, 2013

PROJECT TITLE: The Wreckless Five – A Summer Film Project
CLASSIFICATION: Independent
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Short Film
FORMAT: HD
DISTRIBUTION: DVD
PRODUCER: Valerie L. Dickinson
WRITER: Valerie L. Dickinson
DIRECTOR: Alicia Redmond-Ransom
CASTING AGENTS: Valerie Dickinson and Alicia Redmond-Ransom
PRODUCTION COMPANY: SFP Productions
PRODUCTION COMPANY WEBSITE: http://sfpproductions.blogspot.com
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: July 22-26, 2013
SHOOTING LOCATION: Fayetteville, Georgia

SYNOPSIS:

The Wreckless Five is about five friends between the ages of 13-15. Their too old for camp and too young to be employed but they’re on a quest to help the main character Kamal, win the heart of the girl of his dreams. In order to do so, he wants to impress her by taking her to the hottest concert of the summer but… he needs money. The CREW aka – The Wreckless Five lends a hand in trying to earn money for the concert tickets. Most of the jobs are contracted out by the entrepreneur of the group, thirteen yr. old Nigel, Kamal’s brother. Every job is a disaster waiting to happen and just as Kamal is ready to throw in the towel he discovers love is closer than he realized.

CHARACTER BREAKDOWNS:

DIESEL: (Supporting): Male/14-15, African American/Caucasian/Hispanic. KAMAL’s best friend. Big guy. Looks like a football player but he has a big heart. Always supportive of his friend Kamal. Shy with the ladies.

DEUCE: (Supporting): Male/14-15, Caucasian/Asian/Hispanic. Crazy about his sneakers. Talks a lot of trash but really a mama’s boy. Average height.

LETHAL: (Supporting): Male/14-15, Caucasian. A little overweight. Funny. He and KAMAL have been friends since grade school. Kind of sloppy but thinks he’s a lady’s man. Friends call him LETHAL but he doesn’t realize it’s b/c of his breath.

ZOE: (Supporting): Female/14-15, African American. Kind of tomboyish but very cute. Has her own funky style of fashion. The CREW thinks of her as one of the guys but she has a secret crush on KAMAL.

DOC: (Supporting): Female/30s-40s, African American. A little eccentric. She’s over the moon about her new business, the Pink Pet Palace and is excited to have Kamal and his CREW help with the clean up.

EMERCYN: (Supporting): Female/15-16. African American/Hispanic. Very superficial, high fashion and high maintenance. KAMAL’s crush. She intends to use KAMAL to go to the concert but plans to dump him afterwards. Has a personality as though she is entitled to what she wants, when she wants it.

DAD: (Supporting): Male/35-40, African American. Average height and build. Looks like he still takes pride in his appearance. Hard working, professional. Trying to raise two boys alone and trying to make sure he keeps dialog open with his sons and their friends.

ELISA: (Supporting): Female/16-17. Any Ethnicity. Vet’s assistant. Likes DIESEL.

GIRL #1: (Supporting):Female/15-16, Any ethnicity. Friend of EMERCYN. Loyal follower. Girl in car. Has crush on DEUCE.

GIRL #2: (Supporting):Female/5-16, Any Ethnicity. Girl in car w/ EMERCYN.

Painter: (Supporting):Male/25+. Any Ethnicity.

KIDS AT CARWASH: (Supporting) Male/Female/13-15, Any Ethnicity. Total: 4. Holding up carwash signs. Laughing and kidding around. Some washing cars

COMPENSATION: Non-paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Meals, Snacks/beverages
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: June 25, 2013
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: thesummerfilmproject@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS MUST INCLUDE: Resume, Snapshot okay
AUDITION DATE: July 10, 2013
AUDITION START TIME: 3:00pm
AUDITION END TIME: 7:00pm
AUDITION ADDRESS: The Quality Inn 40 Lakeside Way, Newnan GA

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