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Richmond – Casting for VCU Cinema short – Nov 15-16 – Paid

RVA – Anne Chapman Casting & VCUarts Cinema are seeking 2 actors for a short student film shooting November 15th, 16th & 17th – $125/shoot day

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VCUarts Cinema Short Student Film

Production Company: VCUarts Cinema

Executive Producers: Danny Caporaletti, Yossera Bouchtia & Nikita Moyers

Producer: Vanessa Moreno Herrera

Directors: Alec Whoriskey, Destiny Fauntleroy

Writer: Foster Mellott

Casting Director: Anne Chapman

Casting Associate: Alyna Draper

Audition Date: Friday, November 8th, 2019

Audition Location: Richmond, VA.

Shoot Dates: November 15th, 16th & 17th 2019

Shoot Location: Richmond, VA



Submit current headshot/resume and reel (if available) to:




Include the following information in the subject line: 

Your Name, NAME OF FILM & ROLE submitting for & your location

In the body of the e-mail:






Please note, the budget for this student film is extremely limited.  If you can get yourself to Richmond and either put yourself up or stay with a friend we are happy to consider you, but no travel or accommodation $ is available.



STORYLINE: ​A couple in a rocky relationship discover their own dead bodies while on vacation.


MATT: Male,  Mid to late 20s. Athletic, quiet and sullen.  Loves hiking and being in nature. MATT does not communicate well verbally, he prefers to write. Has cold feet about getting married to Tricia and needs some space to breathe before the wedding. Unhappy with Tricia’s need to film/document all aspects of their relationship. A romantic who truly loved her once, but cannot shake the feeling that their marriage could be a tragic mistake.

Shoots 3 days $125/day – This role requires smoking.

TRICIA: Female, Mid to late 20s. Athletic. Bubbly, enthusiastic video blogger, with a bit of an edge.   Loves hiking and being in nature. TRICIA is an over-communicator who says whatever is on her mind. No filter. Wants MATT to quit smoking.  Nervous about the vibe she has been getting from MATT, lately, TRICIA organizes a vacation to rekindle the “newlywed” phase of their relationship.  She loves MATT and does not want to imagine a world with-out him.                   Shoots 3 days $125/day 

Thank you in advance for your submission!  Submitting does not guarantee an audition; you will be contacted with an audition time and location if selected.