Short Film is Now Casting Several Speaking Roles in Texas (Pay is $200/Day)

Casting Call

Upcoming short film is now casting several speaking roles in Texas.

Michael Druck Casting is now casting talent to work on an upcoming short film in East Texas. Filming will shoot between March for 4 to 5 days. Talents will be compensated $200/day with lodging and travel will be provided. Casting directors are casting the following roles:

  • ABRAHAM – age range 18-24 – Abraham looks young for his age. Since the loss of his and Isabella’s mother, he has dedicated himself to taking care of his older sister. He carries himself with quiet bravery. However, underneath that facade lives an intense fear that his strength might not be enough to face the world. Ethnicity: African-American, Latinx, Middle Eastern, or East Indian.
  • ISABELLA – 22-29 – Isabella is terrified to leave her home behind. The home they lived in with their mother contains the last remnants of her memories of their time as a family. As their crisis escalates Isabella is forced to tap into strengths she had forgotten she possessed. She becomes strong again and is able to save them both and let go of the past so they can seek a better life together. Ethnicity: Ethnicity: African-American, Latinx, Middle Eastern, or East Indian.

How to apply:

Casting Call

Title: In Search of Lost Continents
Writer: Travis Lee Ratcliff
Director: Travis Lee Ratcliff
Producer: Katie Heim
Production Company: Animal Garden / JRCIV Films
Casting Director: Michael Druck
Type of project: Narrative Short Film
Union Status: Non-Union
Shooting Dates (tentative): late March, 4-5 shooting days
Location: East Texas (outside the Dallas/Ft.Worth area)
Rate if booked: $200/day plus agency fee if applicable.
Lodging + Travel Provided if reside outside East Texas area
Audition Dates: Seeking self-tapes for the first round.
Callback: 2/19 or 2/20 in East Texas

Synopsis: Abraham and Isabella decide to run away from their home in rural East Texas. While on the road, they soon find themselves pursued by a nightmarish stranger. Only after confronting this man and letting go of their past can they find the freedom to build a new life.

ABRAHAM – age range 18-24 – Abraham looks young for his age. Since the loss of his and Isabella’s mother, he has dedicated himself to taking care of his older sister. He carries himself with quiet bravery. However, underneath that facade lives an intense fear that his strength might not be enough to face the world. Ethnicity: African-American, Latinx, Middle Eastern, or East Indian.

ISABELLA – 22-29 – Isabella is terrified to leave her home behind. The home they lived in with their mother contains the last remnants of her memories of their time as a family. As their crisis escalates Isabella is forced to tap into strengths she had forgotten she possessed. She becomes strong again and is able to save them both and let go of the past so they can seek a better life together. Ethnicity: Ethnicity: African-American, Latinx, Middle Eastern, or East Indian.

To submit please email [email protected] and put “Lost Continents” in the subject line. Please include the following:

– Attach or send a link to headshot and resume and reel if you have one.
– Name
– City you Reside In
– List any potential conflicts 3/15-3/31

Those selected will be sent sides for self-tape.

Thanks and we look forward to receiving your submissions soon!

– Michael
Michael Druck Casting

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Please do not apply, if you are not local or if you do not fit the description.

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