Posted February 7, 2014
PROJECT TITLE: Oneiric
CATEGORY: Short Film
CASTING DIRECTOR: Kiran Rice
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Cinema North East / Cabello Films
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: February 27 – March 3 2014
SHOOTING LOCATION: Winston-Salem / Charlotte / Greensboro
Ava Weston is a seemingly normal high school aged teen. But Ava is cursed. Ava dreams vividly. She dreams the future. The near and the far future. Over the course of some time, Ava has been haunted by a serial killer lurking her town, whom she lost her father to. She continues to vividly see the killer in her dreams and is bound to break this chain of murder through his next victim, Armin Leiker.
CASTING THESE ROLES:
Characters – Male:
ARMIN LEIKER (major role) – Caucasian, slender or athletic build, defined features, 5’8-6’ft, AGE 17-19
KILLER (minor role)- Male, thicker build, has noticeable aging features, 5’8-6’2, AGE 55-65
Characters – Female:
AVA’S MOTHER (minor role)-Caucasian, healthy build, 5’6-5’8ft, AGE 35-45
AVA WESTON (major role)- Caucasian, slender build, naturally beautiful, 5’2-5’5ft, AGE 17-19
EXTRAS– All ages, male or female.
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Meals
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: Oneiricfilm@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS TO INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume, Demo reel file
SPECIAL NOTES FOR AUDITION:
Please send a headshot, resume, audition video file, and any personal message to Kiran Rice with the subject “ Casting ” to Oneiricfilm@gmail.com
Hello, my name is Kiran Rice. I am a student representing the North East School of the Arts; located in San Antonio, Texas. We are a film studies program currently looking for male and female (Non Sag-Aftra ) actors of all ages and builds, for our short film, Oneiric.
Not only will being a part of this production benefit you, but your time will be greatly appreciated from us as filmmakers. You will receive credit and the opportunity to add work to your resume. You will also acquire; a copy of the finished product, updates on where the film goes pertaining to film festivals, and finally a daily meal for time spent on set.
We are looking for actors who can deliver strong performances, as well as the ability to improvise, and work remarkably compatible with other actors. Not only that, but also have the ability to build relationships with other cast and crew members that work in the national and local industry.
Cinema North East films have been regularly featured in multiple film festivals such as; Sundance, Austin Film Festival, SXSW, New Vistas in Media, Gong Shorts, Josiah Film Festival and many more, since the creation of the magnet-school program nearly seventeen years ago.