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Richmond – Casting Call for Student Film – March 2022 – Paid

Auditions:
ALL AUDITIONS WILL BE REMOTE.
Please submit a 1-minute monologue in video format, resumé, and headshot to newsurgeproductions@gmail.com
Call Backs: ZOOM – TBD
Shooting Starts: March 25
Shooting Ends: March 27
Synopsis:
After purchasing an antique painting, a woman becomes haunted by the figure in the frame.
Website: https://www.newsurgeproductions.com

Character BIOS
[LEAH] [GENDER: FEMALE] [AGE: MID TO LATE 20s] [ETHNICITY: CAUCASIAN]
Owns her own antique furniture restoration business which she runs out of her garage. Very invested in her work with no time for anything else. A creative eye, she sees the beauty in everything. Incredibly independent. A little lonely sometimes, but afraid to admit it.

[ANNE] [GENDER: FEMALE] [AGE: MID TO LATE 20s] [ETHNICITY: CAUCASIAN]
A housewife from the 1800s. Imaginative and free spirited but has to hide it. Soul was trapped in a portrait by her husband in order to keep her from leaving him. Desperately wants to be free and will do anything to achieve this.

[MAN] [GENDER: MALE] [AGE: LATE 20-30s] [ETHNICITY: CAUCASIAN]
Anne’s husband, a carpenter and painter in the 1800s. Large, strong build. Hardworking but makes little money. Views his wife as his property and wants to control her.

[PAULA] [GENDER: FEMALE] [AGE: 40-50s] [ETHNICITY: ANY]
Owner of an antique shop. Wears bright colors and funky patterns. A hopeless romantic. Will talk to anyone within reach about whatever is on her mind. Close with Leah and treats her like her own daughter.

*VO
[MR.RAMSEY] [GENDER: MALE] [AGE: LATE 30-60s] [ETHNICITY: ANY]
A client of Leah’s. Generally kind but irritated with Leah’s business.