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Several actors wanted for short film to be shot over the summer-Dublin

Dublin Region, Ireland

Many actors needed for one week of filming over the summer period

Several actors wanted for short film to be shot over the summer-Dublin

Casting complete. Applications are now closed.

Actors wanted for short film, to be shot on location in Ashbourne, Co. Meath, during the summer period.

Production Title: Dead Tiger
Production Type: Independent Short Drama
Start Date: TBA (July/August period)
Filming: One Week
Payment: N/A

Synopsis: Film follows a young man who, along with his father, falls into poverty. Seeing an opportunity to make some quick money, he robs a drug dealer, only to learn he is not cut out for this world when the dealers come looking for him.

Please note you will not receive payment. We may be able to cover travel expenses, but please not this is unlikely.
Also please note that actors will be asked to supply their own costume and make-up, sometimes multiple changes in a single day.

Offers great acting experience/good times along with good exposure as we hope to submit our film to festivals.

Payment details: no pay

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

Sean

The lead of the film, Sean is a young man, with his family struggling to break even financially. He siezes an opportunity to rob a drug dealer, and tries to sell on the spoils, but quickly finds he is not as street-wise as he thought he was.

Males, aged 18 to 19 from Dublin Region, Ireland

  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience

Becky

Becky is one of Sean's best friends and will become his co-conspirator in selling the drugs he has stolen, which puts her in just as much danger as him.

Females, aged 18 to 19 from Dublin Region, Ireland

  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience

Kevin

Sean's other best friend, Kevin will introduce Sean to David and Fitzy. He is unsupportive of Sean's actions, and keeps his hands clean of it all.

Males, aged 18 to 19 from Dublin Region, Ireland

  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience

Fitzy

The main drug dealer Sean will rob, he is not going to let his money go easily.

Males, aged 20 to 25 from Dublin Region, Ireland

  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience

David

Fitzy's partner who handles the money. He is just as angry after Sean has struck.

Males, aged 20 to 25 from Dublin Region, Ireland

  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience

Aaron

A homeless drug addict who is in Fitzy's bad book, Aaron will help Sean do his job when Kevin refuses to.

Males, aged 20 to 25 from Dublin Region, Ireland

  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience

Jack

Sean's father. Will require only a single day of filming.

Males, aged 40 to 50 from Dublin Region, Ireland

  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience

Customer

A man who Sean tries to sell to. Will require only a single day of filming.

Males, aged 40 to 50 from Dublin Region, Ireland

  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience

Previous audition:
One actress needed for lead role in short uni film - London

Next audition:
1st class promo girls to start asap - London

Listing created: 23 April 2012

Applications closed: 31 May 2012

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