• NOTE: If you are submitting a casting call, the Virginia Film Office only posts paid positions unless it is for a student film.

Richmond – Casting for Short Film – March 3-4 – Paid

SONG OF THE COMMON LOON

 

Audition Date: Self-tapes only, no in person audition will be held

Audition Location: RICHMOND, VIRGINIA

Rate: $125/day +10% if agent

Shoot Dates: March 3rd & 4th, further date TBD

Shoot Location: GREATER RICHMOND, VIRGINIA

 

SONG OF THE COMMON LOON  After years of being addicted and on the street, Richard has decided he’s going home.  What follows are drug-fueled memories of growing up and how he got to this awful place interwoven with the troubling real life encounters that so many in Richard’s situation face everyday.

 

RICHARD’S FATHER: Caucasian Male, 40s. Wants something better for RICHARD, but uses violence to teach him.  Good looking, presentable, upstanding business man, can turn on a dime.  Intimidating.  Must be physically fit, comfortable with improv, working outdoors. Stunt experience a plus.

$125/day +10% if agent – Shoots 1 day – March 3rd or 4th, 2018

THUG: Caucasian Male, 40s.  Life continues to be hard for this once kind soul.  His thuggery is a product of necessity due to his addiction to drugs.  Can be cruel, even known to kick a lying dog.  Must be physically fit, comfortable with impro v, working outdoors. Stunt experience a plus.

$125/day +10% if agent – Shoots 1 day – March 3rd or 4th, 2018

MOTHER & SON: Actual mother/son duos preferred.

 

MOTHER: Caucasian Female, 30s-40s.  Mother of small boy.  Lives an idilic life in a secluded cottage.  Panicked when she finds her young son speaking to a stranger (RICHARD)  through th e living room window.  Must get her son to safety and asses the danger of the situation quickly. Actual mother/son duos preferred. 

$125/day +10% if agent – Shoots 1 day – Shoot date: March 2018 – Exact date TBD, will be an evening shoot.

SON: Caucasian Male, 4-7 yrs old. Innocence incarnate.  Stares unknowingly at a stranger (RICHARD)  trying to speak to him through a his window.  At the absolute beginning of life and purity and represents everything RICHARD wants to get back to.   

Actual mother/son duos preferred.   

$125/day +10% if agent – Shoots 1 day – Shoot date: March 2018 – Exact date TBD, will be an evening shoot.

 

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS:

Agents. please submit through Breakdown Express.  Self-Represented Actors, please submit through Actors Access.

***If you do not have and Actors Access account, please create a free account, as this is our preferred method for submission.***

PLEASE DO NOT DOUBLE SUBMIT

Only if you are note able to submit through Breakdown Express or Actors Access, use the following link to submit

AnneChapmanCasting.com

Follow the instructions carefully!!  If you do not complete all submission instructions your submission will not be considered.

 

Auditions are by appointment only.  We very much appreciate your interest in SONG OF THE COMMON LOON.  You will be contacted with an invitation to audition if selected.  Submitting does not guarantee an audition.