Casting Call for Short Film “Michelle” [Harrisburg, PA] #casting
Posted June 22, 2019
PLOT SUMMARY: After he begins having vidid, intimate dreams about a close friend (Michelle), Cole, a guarded, goofy, loner starts to drift apart from his fiancé (Rachel). As Michelle tries to counsel Cole and help keep his relationship together, her friendship with him starts to border on being inappropriate.
TYPE: Independent Film
CATEGORY: Short Film
UNION STATUS: Non-Union
DISTRIBUTION: Film Festivals
NOTES: Hoping to use this as a proof of concept for a feature film
DIRECTOR: Abdullah Abu-Mahfouz
WRITER: Bobby Connor
CASTING: Josh Whittaker
PRODUCTION DATE & LOCATION
DATE: July 30th to August 1st, 2019
LOCATION: Harrisburg, PA
REHEARSAL DATE & LOCATION
DATE: Late July
LOCATION: Harrisburg, PA / Skype
Michelle – female, late 20s-30s – charming, funny, playful, alluring.
Michelle is a close friend of the main character and dating one of his best friends. She connects with Cole on many levels and doesn’t want to see his relationship with Rachel fail, but also has some deep-seated feelings for Cole.
Rachel – female, late 20s-30s – reserved, introverted, sensitive. She moves out of her apartment with Cole early on. She is conflicted about him. Although she gives into him occasionally, she doesn’t want to return to a relationship unless it feels right.
**Rachel would be required to hug/cuddle/kiss the actor playing Cole.
OTHER: Film Credit, Copy of Film, Meals, Snacks/Beverages
NOTES: $100 per day (3 days) plus meals. We are shooting in an Air BnB and are able to put cast/crew up if needed.
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: July 14, 2019
SEND EMAIL TO: Josh.email@example.com
INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume, Regular photo okay, Reel file, Reel link
NOTES: Please send headshot/resume/reel and whatever other pertinent links/items you may have. We will be sending out sides for an audition which you can record and send by 7/14/19. Let us know if you have any questions! Thanks!