"Decibel: A musical thriller seeking talented singers and artists in Los Angeles, CA.
Calling all talented singers and artists! An exciting opportunity awaits those looking to showcase their skills in the upcoming feature film, "Decibel." This thrilling movie explores the intertwining worlds of music and technology, where a struggling singer-songwriter finds herself entangled in a perilous journey to create a dangerous new artificial intelligence. With principal roles open for auditions, this is your chance to shine on the big screen and make your mark in the entertainment industry!
"Decibel" follows the journey of Scout, a fiercely passionate singer-songwriter who lives and breathes music. Scout's life takes an unexpected turn when she is presented with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to collaborate with a tech-obsessed music producer. However, her artistic integrity and personal safety are put at risk when she becomes an unwitting participant in creating a potentially hazardous artificial intelligence. This gripping narrative explores the price one is willing to pay for success and the profound impact that music can have on our lives.
The Character: [Scout>
Scout is a female-presenting character of any ethnicity aged 25-35. With wild hair and an unmistakable aura of authenticity, she embodies the starving artist archetype. Scout resides in a modest artists' collective apartment, surrounded by various instruments, wires, and remnants of a humble existence. She is a skilled multi-instrumentalist, crafting her unique sounds by looping multiple everyday objects and nature's harmonies. Scout's voice is captivating and raw, able to sing pitch-perfect melodies effortlessly. To support herself, she performs gigs at underground dance clubs in the vibrant city of Los Angeles. Music has been her lifelong passion, instilled in her since she sat in church pews, enraptured by the hymns of her childhood.
The production team behind "Decibel" is seeking singers who preferably possess instrumental skills, although it's not a strict requirement. If you can breathe life into Scout's character with your exceptional vocal talents and musicianship, this could be your moment to shine. Your artistic abilities and Scout's energy and sound will shape an extraordinary portrayal on the silver screen.
For those considering auditioning, please take note of the following details. "Decibel" is an Ultra Low Project under SAG-AFTRA. Auditions are scheduled for June 2023, with rehearsals commencing as early as August 1, 2023. The principal shooting period spans three consecutive weeks, beginning on August 7, 2023. The project offers compensation at the UPA Scale rate (216 + 10%/day) plus an additional 10%. Filming locations will include the vibrant city of Los Angeles and the scenic Joshua Tree, California. It is preferred that talents can work locally in Los Angeles.
If you have always dreamt of showcasing your musical talents on the big screen, "Decibel" presents an incredible opportunity to fulfill your aspirations. As a principal role in this thrilling feature film, you'll have the chance to bring Scout's character to life, delving into the captivating fusion of music and technology. Prepare to embark on a journey that tests your limits and immerses you in the intricate world of artificial intelligence. Take your chance to participate in this remarkable production and make your mark on the entertainment industry!
To learn more about Scout's energy and sound, check out the official "Decibel" Spotify Playlist for musical inspiration. Mark your calendars, practice your audition pieces, and get ready to show the world your immense talent. The stage is set for you to step into the spotlight
How to apply?
Check out the casting call breakdown below to audition for a role in the upcoming production.
"Decibel" Thrilelr Feature Film Principal Roles Open Casting Call
Decibel Feature Film
Storyline: A struggling singer-songwriter gets a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to work with a tech-obsessed music producer. However, her art and life are difficult when she is forced to help create a dangerous new artificial intelligence.
[SCOUT] Character is female presenting, any ethnicity, and appears aged 25-35. She has wild hair and believes you must be a starving artist to pay your dues. She lives in a small artists’ collective apartment full of instruments, wires, and a twin mattress on the floor. Her stuff is scrapped up and well-used/worn. She is an obsessive multi-instrumentalist who makes all her music, looping her sounds with pedals. She finds melody in everyday things around her, like forks, knives, and nature. Her voice is easy, ethereal, exciting, and raw. She can sing pitch perfectly. She tries to make money playing gigs at underground dance clubs in Los Angeles. Music has been an integral part of her life ever since sitting in church pews listening to the hymns as a child. She would die to keep making music.
Casting singers who preferably (but not necessarily) can play an instrument. For musical inspiration around Scout’s energy and sound, check out this Spotify Playlist. LEAD
- SAG-AFTRA Ultra Low Project
- Audition Dates: June 2023
- Rehearsal Start Date: As early as August 1, 2023
- Start Date: As early as August 7, 2023, Three (3) consecutive weeks
- Rate of Pay: UPA Scale (216 + 10%/day) +10%
- Location: Los Angeles and Joshua Tree, CA
- IDEALLY TALENT CAN WORK LOCAL TO LA.
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