Casting Call for Short Film “The Silent Ocean” [Minneapolis, MN]

PROJECT TITLE: The Silent Ocean
CLASSIFICATION: Independent
STATUS: Non-union
CATEGORY: Short Film
FORMAT: HD
DISTRIBUTION: Festival circuit
PRODUCERS: Tucker Kloetzke, Steve Kloetzke
WRITERS: Tucker Kloetzke
DIRECTOR: Tucker Kloetzke
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Pendle Productions, LLC
PRODUCTION COMPANY WEBSITE: www.pendleproductions.com
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: Mid August to End of August
SHOOTING LOCATIONS: Minneapolis, MN

SYNOPSIS:

Pendle Productions, LLC is casting The Silent Ocean, which is a 15 minute short film that revolves around an old man, Noah, as he reminiscences about his life and his love for his wife. We are casting for actors and actresses of all ages. Filming will be in and around Minneapolis, specifically Lake Minneatonka, Arden Hills, and Coon Rapids. Shooting will start Mid-August and go until the end of August. This film will be entered into numerous film festivals and competitions worldwide, including Sundance and Cannes. It will be directed by Tucker Kloetzke, who won the Award of Merit at last years Accolades Worldwide Film Competition for his short film ‘The Dead Body’. The trailer for that film can be seen here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n9ZAkstQOwM

CHARACTER BREAKDOWNS:

Elderly Noah: 60-79 years old, male, LEAD
Elderly Kaylynn: 60-79 years old, female, LEAD

Young Kaylynn: 5-9 years old, female, SUPPORTING
Teenage Kaylynn: 17-24, female, SUPPORTING

Adult Kaylynn: 40-49 years old, female, SUPPORTING
Adult Noah: 40-49 years old, male, SUPPORTING

COMPENSATION: Paid, Deferred, and non-paid positions
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, meals, snacks/beverages, transportation
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: 8/11/11
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TOTucker@pendleproductions.com
SUBMISSIONS MUST INCLUDE: Headshot, Snapshot okay
AUDITION DATE: 8/13/11
AUDITION START TIME: 1:00 PM
SPECIAL NOTES FOR AUDITION: You will receive more information about the audition once we receive your headshot.

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