Posted March 2, 2014
PROJECT TITLE: The Cheney Clow Rebellion
DISTRIBUTION: Festival circuit
DIRECTOR: Lee Berkes
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Colonial Films
PRODUCTION COMPANY WEBSITE: www.colonialfilms.com
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: Availble in mid-April. Primary shooting in May, June, July
SHOOTING LOCATIONS: Northern Delaware, Central New Jersey
Wife of Revolutionary War loyalist in Delaware fights loosing legal battle to keep her innocent husband from hanging. Google “Cheney Clow’s Rebellion.” Entire film us narrated by character playing Elizabeth Clow.
CASTING THESE ROLES:
Cheney Clow: devil-may-care British loyalist in his mid-40s.
Elizabeth Clow: his wife
Kent County Sheriff: out to arrest Cheney.
Sheriff’s Posse: 6 able and armed deputies.
Troupe of Colonial Soldiers: to be played by the historic Delaware 1st Regiment.
1778 Townspeople: on the street residents of Dover, Delaware.
Wedding Dignitaries: Colonial wedding attended by George Washington and eight politically important couples.
CREW POSITIONS NEEDED:
Director of Extras
Remote or farmland rustic log cabin. Must look colonial. Delaware area only.
Horse and rustic cart and surrey on dirt road. Delaware only.
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Snacks/beverages
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: April 3, 2014
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: firstname.lastname@example.org
SUBMISSIONS TO INCLUDE: Headshot
AUDITION DATE: No auditions for non-speaking roles
AUDITION ADDRESS: Bear, Delaware
SPECIAL NOTES FOR AUDITION:
Auditions limited to our few named roles, and to be individually scheduled.
Day work only. Pay limited to twenty dollars per day of shooting. Please do not apply if you are not in easy driving distance of northern Delaware and/or central New Jersey. Public transportation won’t work. Car or ride needed. Strictly non-union. No phone calls please!