Casting and Crew Call for Short Film “Headlights” [Atlanta, GA] #casting #filmcrew

Posted August 23, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: In “Headlights”, homeless teenagers Shelby and Quinn are trying to get a safe and sound sleep in Shelby’s small car the night before Quinn is scheduled to have an abortion. In the small, messy car Shelby struggles to suppress her feelings for her friend while Quinn attempts to come to terms with her decision. This is a short film about friendship, longing, and one’s inability to see what’s right in front of them.

HEADLIGHTSPRODUCTION
TITLE: Headlights
TYPE: Independent Film
CATEGORY: Short Film
UNION STATUS: Non-Union
FORMAT: HD
DISTRIBUTION: Internet

PRODUCTION DATE & LOCATION
DATE: TBA
LOCATION: Atlanta, GA

SEEKING TALENT
Shelby (19) (African-American) is a precarious, soft-spoken teenager. The quiet, delicate girl has loved her friend Quinn since they met in a group home. She sees Quinn’s pregnancy as a chance for them to become a family and hopes that her friend will give her a chance to become something more. As they sit in the car the nervous Shelby summons up the courage to passively reveal her feelings.

Quinn (19) (African-American) is a strong-willed, fiercely independent teenager. Her days in foster homes and group homes caused the girl to build a wall up. As a result, she struggles to be vulnerable and she struggles to show her true feelings. The only person that can get Quinn’s tough exterior to crack is her best friend Shelby. As she awaits her looming abortion Quinn struggles to keep her emotions intact. While she struggles to suppress the guilt and pain that she feels in regards to her abortion she also struggles make sense of her friend’s plea to keep the baby.

SEEKING CREW
Director of Photography- Skills with night cinematography.

Gaffer

Grip

Sound Mixer

COMPENSATION
PAY: Non-paid
OTHER: Film Credit, Copy of Film

TALENT AUDITION
TYPE: Video Audition
NOTES: Email me with the role you’re auditioning for and I will provide the sides for the video audition.

TALENT SUBMISSIONS
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: 09/16/2016
SEND EMAIL TO: shanricaevans39@gmail.com
INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume, Regular photo okay, Reel link

CREW SUBMISSIONS
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: 09/11/2016
SEND EMAIL TO: shanricaevans39@gmail.com
INCLUDE: Resume, Reel link

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