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Richmond – U of R Student Film Seeking Actors – Unpaid

CASTING CALL – RICHMOND ONLY- UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND STUDENT FILM SEEKING TWO ACTORS FOR SHORT – NON PAID

This is a non-paid project, but meals, credit, and copy of the film will be provided.

If you are interested, please submit your headshot and reel to Armaan Imam (armaan.imam@richmond.edu)  and Laura Peterson (laurapeterson@richmond.edu). You will be contacted with audition time if selected. If you have any difficulty or questions, call Armaan Imam at (804) 937-6118.

Film Title: Gimme Some – Weavel

Storyline: Shayne enters a journey of self-realization after acknowledging a void within herself.

Characters Breakdowns:

Shayne: Female, Early 20s, brunette, striking features, has a harshness. Should be okay with partial nudity.  Uses sexual intimacy to compensate for emptiness in her life.

Blue: Female, early 20s. Blue is confident yet reserved. As Shayne’s alter ego or guardian angel, she is trying to help her reconnect with herself and affirm life.

Director:

Laura Peterson, an undergrad film student at the University of Richmond.

Compensation: Actors will be provided food, credit and a link or dvd copy of the film.

Project Specifications

This is an experimental short film production, with a running time under 5 minutes.  The film will be shot with a Sony A7S (1920×1080 HD, color). This project will shoot 1 or 2 days max of principal photography: dates TBD. Shooting locations will be Canal Street and the University of Richmond campus. There is no dialogue in the movie, and people auditioning for Shayne should be okay with partial nudity.