Casting Call for VR Short Film
Drug Awareness Virtual Reality Project
Production Company: Mesmeric Films
Director: Jacob Messina
Casting Director: Alex Miller
Shoot Date: Two (2) days during the weekend of November 16-18.
Shoot Location: Lynchburg, VA
Compensation: $200-300/day for two (2) days
Lodging will be provided, if needed, in Lynchburg, VA during filming.
[SHAWN] ($300/day) 17-18, Male, Caucasian. Athletic. Attractive. Upstanding class president type.
[PATRICK] ($250/day) 17-18, Male, Any ethnicity. Athletic. Level-headed, cautious, yet supportive. Shawn’s teammate, best friend, and voice of reason.
[MOM] ($250/day) Mid-40s, Female, Caucasian. Working mother of Shawn and Ashley who is concerned about her kids but does not fully understand what they might be getting into.
[DAD] ($200/day) Mid-40s, Male, Caucasian. Father of Shawn and Ashley. Too preoccupied with work to worry about the kids. More passive and dismissive of warning signs than their mother.
[ASHLEY] ($200/day) 16-18, Female, Caucasian. Shawn’s younger sister. Quiet, annoyed and ignored compared to her celebrated older brother.
Send your headshot in JPG format and acting resume (if you have one) in PDF format to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following file names:
Firstname Lastname Headshot.jpg
Firstname Lastname Resume.pdf
For example, “John Doe Headshot.jpg”
PLEASE INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION IN THE BODY OF THE EMAIL:
Are you 18 or older?: Yes or No
City in which you currently live:
Are you a SAG / AFTRA member?: Yes or No
Height / Weight:
Do you have any tattoos?: If so, briefly list its size and location.
Are you willing to be clean-shaven (Men only): Yes or No
What is your availability from November 16-18, 2017?
Please include a link to your acting reel (if you have one) in the body of the email.
Use the following subject heading for the submission:
Your First and Last Name, ROLE, City, State, DRUG AWARENESS
For example: John Doe, PATRICK, Petersburg, VA, DRUG AWARENESS
Thank you for submitting your information. If you are selected to film an audition tape, you will be contacted with further instructions shortly. We will only be able to respond to those who are selected for an audition.