Casting Call for Short Film “Youth” [Dallas, TX] #casting

Posted January 14, 2015

PROJECT TITLE: Youth
CLASSIFICATION: Independent
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Short Film
FORMAT: HD
DISTRIBUTION: Public access
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: March/April 2015
SHOOTING LOCATION: Dallas, Texas

SYNOPSIS:

Bright lights at a gas station at 10pm. Cold fries, red seats, and the smell of hamburgers at 12am. Stadium bleachers and illuminating sparklers at 2am. Nostalgia..deception, years of friendship dissolved into nothing at 3am. The youth are no longer innocent, were they ever?

CHARACTER BREAKDOWNS:

ASPEN: GIRL, BETWEEN 16-21 years of age, Any race, hair color, etc must be comfortable with kissing and being close with another boy. Aspen requires raw and true acting and there are emotional situations throughout the film for her character. Role requires very minimal dialouge – most of the dialouge situations are improv.

PHOENIX: BOY, BETWEEN 16-21 years of age. Any race, hair color, etc must be comfortable with kissing, being close with another girl, and having shirt off. Phoenix must display raw and true acting. Role requires very minimal dialouge – most of the dialouge situations are improv.

IVY: GIRL, BETWEEN 16-21 years of age, Any race, hair color, etc must be comfortable with kissing and being close with another boy. Ivy must display raw and true acting there are very emotional situations throughtout the film for her character. Role requires very minimal dialouge – most of the dialouge situations are improv.

FORREST: BOY, BETWEEN 16-21 years of age. Any race, hair color, etc. Role requires very minimal dialouge – most of the dialouge situations are improv.

JOANNE: GIRL, BETWEEN 16-21 years of age, Any race, hair color, etc. Role requires very minimal dialouge – most of the dialouge situations are improv.

COMPENSATION: Non-paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Snacks/beverages
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: February 7, 2015
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: ciara.boniface@yahoo.com
SUBMISSIONS TO INCLUDE: Headshot

NOTES:

MUST be comfortable with having a young director (ie. I am 16 and this is my 5th major short film).

FILMING WILL BE IN MARCH/APRIL 2015 – EMAIL FOR MORE INFO

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