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Hampton Roads – Casting Call for Graduate Thesis – Feb. 22 – Unpaid

CASTING CALL: Primarily Hispanic actors needed.
Non-Paid (Gasoline costs can be reimbursed for filming and guest rooms available if anyone out of town is cast)

Student Thesis Film Short “El Viaje”

A father leaves Mexico to venture through the U.S. in search of his son.

Filming in Hampton Roads April 20-22 and April 27-29 (Lead must be available all dates, all other roles are 1-2 days max.)

Directed By Kiel Thorlton

Produced by Chrisie Wilkinson

Auditions Thursday, Februrary 22nd, 5:30-10pm, Regent University Communications Building.
Email chrib31@mail.regent.edu with requested time slot.

ALANO – Hispanic, Male, 30s-40s, Lead/Father, Bilingual (Spanish/English) required

MATEO – Hispanic, Male, 9-14 years old, Son, Bilingual (Spanish/English) recommended

YURI – Hispanic, Female, 20s-30s, Mother Figure (welcome to come with your child for filming)

SANTOS – Hispanic, Male, 20s-30s, Big & Tough Guy

COP – Any Ethnicity, Male, 20s-40s,

PASSERBY – Any Ethnicity, Female, 20s-50s, Runner must be comfortable around a big (friendly) dog

JAMES – Any Ethnicity, Male, 20s-50s, Food Truck Owner

BILL – Any Ethnicity, Male, 30s-40s, Wood Shop Owner

ELDERLY MAN – Any Ethnicity, 55+, Wood Shop Patron

Extras: 11 Hispanic individuals of varied ages M&F

Extras: 3 Strong Wood Shop Workers in their 20s-30s