Project Casting
New Mexico, United States
Posted 3 months ago

Production Type:

Commercials

Job Type:

Other

Required Skill:

Improvisation


Job Description

CASTING CALL FOR NATIONAL COMMERCIAL
REAL PEOPLE: Men & Women, Elders, Real Families, Real Couples, Mom with Toddler, Kids, ALL ETHNICITIES, ALL AGES, WHO HAVE A STORY TO TELL ABOUT BEING AFFECTED, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, BY INCARCERATION AND/OR THE PAROLE SYSTEM
No acting involved.  We are not looking for polished or professional people.  Raw, real, honest folks with real stories.
This is a RUSH job, so please submit ASAP.
This is a meaningful, impactful commercial (shot documentary-style) for political reform through a highly reputable organization founded by huge celebrities.  You'll want to be a part of this and lend your voice!
Seeking the following REAL PEOPLE:
Males and females, all ages from 1 year olds to 80+, all ethnicities and ethnic mixes: White, Hispanic, Asian, Native American, Black and all mixed ethnicities, all shapes and sizes, all types from weathered faces, piercings, tattoos, folks that have been in and out of the prison/parole system their whole lives, young kids who got on the wrong path early in life, to soccer moms who took a turn...also submit if you're someone who has never been in the prison or parole system but have been deeply affected by someone who has...as long as it's the real you and you have a story you'd like to share.Rate: $500 per person (plus an additional usage fee of $1,500 per person if you make the final edit)Nonunion
Shoot dates: February 9-11, 2021
Shoot location: Albuquerque, New Mexico
No in-person auditions.  Everything will be done through self-tapes and email.  You just need a cell phone with video capabilities.
Please include individuals, full families (with an elder/grandparent would be a plus), real couples, kids, young mothers with toddlers, elders...anyone who has been affected by incarceration personally, indirectly or peripherally.
Also include little girls age 7-12, all ethnicities who are honest and pure with a matter-of-factness in their voice - the little girls don't have to be affected by the prison system.
New Mexico residents or people within a one-day (8 hour) driving distance to Albuquerque please.  Transportation costs will be covered.
Usage/RunBroadcast (5) Years; Archival Usage (In Perpetuity), Worldwide
All Covid safety protocols are in place and all hired talent will be required to take and pass a Covid test.