Casting for the short film Run - Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Produced by award winning team

Casting for the short film Run - Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Casting complete. Applications are now closed.

Run, follows two characters, Lily and Adam, as they both for their separate reasons run away from it all. The two strangers meet at their lowest of points. What happens in their next 36 hours together, may shape their future.

The short film is being produced by the award winning team behind the short film Exodus (2011) aiming to shoot in August 2012 over the course of four days.

The film will be funded using a large scale funding campaign through the internet gaining publicity and an audience. Due to the low budget nature, the castings are expenses paid only.

Once complete Run will be sent around the film festivals worldwide, something that the production companies involved have experience in, aiming for big audiences and awards.

Payment details: expenses paid

Applications to this casting call require:
  • A phone number
  • A profile photo

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Adam

Adam never really knew what he wanted to do with his life. Stuck between indecision and a lack of desire, he settled. Now working in a office job, that he never really wanted but never got the courage to leave, his world is about to change, and so might his ideas.

Adam is young, quiet, naive but with personal ideas and passions that have never really been brought to the surface.

Males, aged 18 to 26 from Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience

Lily

Lily believed in fairytale dreams and that happy ending we all know. For Lily, her knight in shining armour rode into town and she was more than happy. She gave up her own ambitions to settle with who she thought was the guy for her. Unfortunatley she may soon find out, he's not all what he seems.

Lily is naive, fun, energetic, thoughtful and with an inner strength.

Females, aged 18 to 26 from Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience

Paul

Paul is Adam's boss. He's a company man, worked there for years and will continue to do so. He simply provides for his family and has to sometimes make the tough decisions.

Males, aged 40 to 60 from Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience

Nick

Nick is Lily's fiance. He's tall with broad shoulders. He has a wealthy job in recruitment and likes to show off his position in the world. Nick is very sure of himself, confident and likes to do things his way.

Males, aged 18 to 30 from Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience

Previous audition:
Virgin Media Short - Sheffield

Next audition:
SongQuest - Cambridge

Listing created: 20 May 2012

Applications closed: 30 June 2012

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