Casting and Crew Call for Short Film “The Bump” [Huntsville, AL] #casting #filmcrew

Posted January 27, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: A young couple in a government-run society discover they are pregnant and try to save their baby.

PRODUCTION
TITLE: The Bump
TYPE: Independent Film
CATEGORY: Short Film
UNION STATUS: Non-Union
FORMAT: HD

PRODUCTION COMPANY
COMPANY: Sheepshed Entertainment

KEY POSITIONS
DIRECTOR: Katherine Johnson
PRODUCER: Katherine Johnson

PRODUCTION DATE & LOCATION
DATES: March 20-31, 2017
LOCATION: Huntsville, AL

SEEKING TALENT
Kate [FEMALE, 20-24] Innocent and kind, Kate has quiet mannerisms but becomes bold in the face of injustice. She slowly learns to trust her husband.

Stephen [MALE, 20-24] A demolitions expert by day, Stephen loves his wife Kate fiercely and will do whatever is necessary to protect her.

Jonathan [MALE, 25-30] Jonathan takes his job as a soldier seriously. He is a committed rule-follower but begins to distrust his authority.

Doctor Matthews [MALE, 50-60] Upon discovering the mass abortion of children by the government, Doctor Matthews retired and committed his life to smuggling out babies…or did he?

Meg [FEMALE, 20-28] One of Kate’s school friends, Meg is addicted to maintaining her personal appearance. She is shallow and uncaring for others.

Foreman [MALE, 35-45] Hot beef stew keeps this stoic foreman moving; his underlings joke nothing can make him smile.

Jack [MALE, 22-26] Jack’s loyalty and fun-loving attitude is what Stephen likes best about his friend.

Additional characters include: Guard, Nurse, Messenger, Woman, Man #1, Man #2, Operator

SEEKING CREW
Seeking make up and hair swing, gaffer, sound, and PA.

COMPENSATION
PAY: Non-paid
OTHER: Film Credit, Copy of Film, Meals, Snacks/Beverages
NOTES: Lodging provided for some cast and crew

TALENT SUBMISSIONS
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: February 5, 2017
SEND EMAIL TO: sheepshedentertainment@gmail.com
INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume, Regular photo okay
NOTES: Email sheepshedentertainment@gmail.com with “The Bump Cast – CHARACTER NAME” in the subject by FEBRUARY 4th. Please include:

1) Cover Letter – Why you fit the specific character, etc.
2) Headshot
3) Resume
4) The link to a 30 second DRAMATIC monologue and demo reel (optional). Sides will be provided for callbacks.
5) Confirm your availability for March 20-31, 2017

CREW SUBMISSIONS
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: February 5, 2017
SEND EMAIL TO: sheepshedentertainment@gmail.com
INCLUDE: Resume

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
This is a pro-life short with a strong message. Please do not submit if you are uncomfortable with the subject matter.

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