Casting Call for Short Film “Choose This Day” [Atlanta, GA] #casting
Posted March 16, 2018
PLOT SUMMARY: What happens when a seemingly unbreakable woman finds herself in a fight for her life? Only to discover that she is Not, nor has ever been in a fight. She is purley the spoils of war in a battle between two deities who are warring for her soul and she must “Choose This Day”
TITLE: Choose This Day
TYPE: Independent Film
CATEGORY: Short Film
UNION STATUS: Non-Union
DISTRIBUTION: Film Festivals, Atlanta Screening
COMPANY: Unshakable Faith Productions
WRITER: Laura Poindexter
PRODUCER: Laura Poindexter
CASTING: Laura Poindexter
PRODUCTION DATE & LOCATION
LOCATION: Atlanta, GA
Young Lynn – 25-30 yr. old AA female, short, light brown skin, fit/muscular. She is a tough, urban, single mother, who is also a gun-toting, mid-level crack dealer.
Child Lynn – 6 yr. old AA female (Casting ages 5-7) light brown skin. Seeking child with acting experience, and the ability to display emotions. $100.00 per day (1 Day)
David Powell – 7 yr. old AA male, (Casting ages 6-9) light skinned, average height and skinny. David is highly intelligent and polite. $100.00 per day (1 Day)
Clyde Powell – 25-35 AA male , short, brown skin, sharp dresser. He is Lynn and Brenda’s father a personable, but very serious man. Father by day and Hustler by night. Must be able to express deep emotions. $100.00 per day (One Day)
David Powell – 7 yr. old AA male, (Casting ages 6-9) very light skinned, average height and skinny. David is highly intelligent and polite. $100.00 per day (1 Day)
Clyde Powell – 25-35 AA male short, brown skin, sharp dresser. He is Lynn and Brenda’s father a personable, but very serious man. Father by day and Hustler by night. Must be able to express deep emotions. $100.00 per day (One Day)
Camila González – Hard core hispanic/latino female ages 45-55 yrs. old, street smart and quick at the mouth. Camila was Lynn’s right hand girl back in the day and they are still as thick as thieves. $125.00 per day (1 Day)
God VO – Male VO talent with deep commanding voice, think James E. Jones $75.00 flat.
Evil One (VO) – The devil, looking for a deep male voice that is unique $50.00 flat.
Holy Spirit VO – Adult Female VO talent motherly, caring voice $50.00 flat.
Jackie Montgomery VO – Hiring Mgr. at a company where Lynn has applied for a job $50.00 flat
Cop 1 – Open Ethnicities, Male or Female, 30-50 small speaking role $75.00 per day
Cop 2 – Open Ethnicities, Male or Female, 30-50 small speaking role $75.00 per day
Paramedic 2 – Open Ethnicities male/female 30-40 $50.00 per day (1-day)
Neighbors 5 – (3 Female/2 Male) Ethnicities Open, age 30-75 Non-Speaking $50.00
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: March 17, 2018
SEND EMAIL TO: Unshakablefaithproductions@gmail.com
INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume, Regular photo okay, Reel file, Reel link
NOTES: Send Headshot, Resume, Reel and Role in subject line. Good luck & God Bless!
In order to make the in-house casting, you must make the first round cut by sending your online submission by Saturday March 17th by 12:00 Noon. The in-house auditions on Sunday March 18th. by invitation Only.