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Actors/Actresses Needed for a Student Short Film

Actors/Actresses Needed for a Student Short Film

Maryland, USA. Apply from all USA.
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Something Different About Today
Roison Neville, A 14-year-old African-American girl living in south-east D.C., witnesses the ramifications of gentrification in her neighborhood.

-Student Short Film- Non-Paid & Non-Union

- Credit and Meals will be provided!

-This film will be posted online and various film festivals.

-Student Filmmaker lead project!

- This film is a coming of age drama, so I need actors and actresses who will put their heart into their role and pour into the character and bring them to life!

Audition / Rehearsal / Production dates

Shooting Aug.6-9th.2021
Locations- Washington D.C. Area and Central Maryland

Job payment

Unpaid – this is a collaboration opportunity - Student Film

Expenses paid - Film Credit and meals provided

Collaborations should create mutual benefit and are usually amateur, student or 'Time for Print' projects.


Roison Neville

15-year-old African American girl, trying to grapple with the reality of her changing neighborhood. Roison loves her neighborhood and it’s the only place she knows as home. Her comfort and her perception of the world will be tested with her overbearing mother, who wants her to always put her best foot forward and the outside forces changing her home.

Anyone, aged 18 to 20

  • Ethnicity: Black / African descent

Applications closed 1 August 2021.

Rosie Neville

34-year-old African American woman who dreams for a better life for her child. Rosie feels stuck with the cards she has been delt with in life. She coups by controlling the environment around her and her daughter’s life from her outer appearance to her personal home life. Rosie is wrestling with the incoming changes because she feels that these new and slicker things are not meant for people like her. Rosie knows that she will be pushed aside and does not want that life for Roison.

Female, aged 30 to 40

  • Ethnicity: Black / African descent

Applications closed 1 August 2021.

Shawnie

SHAWNIE- 34-YEAR-OLD AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMAN IS THE NEIGHBOR AND BEST FRIEND OF ROSIE. SHAWNIE IS A HUSTLER AND A SURVIVOR. SHE HAS LIVED IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD ALL HER LIFE AND IS TROUBLED BY THE CHARACTERS COMING AROUND THE NEIGHBORHOOD AS OF LATE.

Female, aged 30 to 40

  • Ethnicity: Black / African descent

Applications closed 1 August 2021.

Mr.Jackson/Johnson

60-70S AFRICAN AMERICAN MANTHE OWNER OF JOHNSON’S AND JACKSON'S CORNER STORE. YOU CALL HIM MR. JACKSON OR MR. JOHNSON BUT NEVER BOTH, THE LEGEND GOES THAT HIS MOMMA SLEEP WITH TWO MEN CALLED MR. JACKSON AND MR. JOHNSON. SHE DIDN’T KNOW WHO THE FATHER WAS AND DIDN’T CARE TO FIND OUT. BOTH MEN WERE LIKE A FATHER TO HIM. SO, WHEN HE GREW UP, HE TOOK BOTH OF THEIR LAST NAMES. HE HAS ALWAYS TREATED ROISON LIKE A GRANDDAUGHTER AND ROSIE LIKE DAUGHTER.

Male, aged 50 to 70

  • Ethnicity: Black / African descent

Applications closed 1 August 2021.

The Lady in Pink (Tiffany Albert)

34-YEAR-OLD CAUCASIAN WOMAN IS A REAL ESTATE AGENT GOING AROUND THE NEIGHBORHOOD LOOKING FOR HOMES TO SELL. COMPLETELY OBLIVIOUS TO HER SURROUNDINGS. SHE ONLY SEES BUILDINGS AND NOT THE PEOPLE INSIDE. SHE IS A MOVING FORCE, APART OF SOMETHING BIGGER.

Female, aged 25 to 35

  • Ethnicity: White / Caucasian

Applications closed 1 August 2021.

Mr.Williams

Mr. Williams is the Landlord for the Bedrock Apartment complex. As the times have changed so has his heart. Hard times has made him a hard person, when it comes to his morals, society and even his tenants. His only concern is keeping his own head above water.

Male, aged 50 to 65

  • Ethnicity: Black / African descent

Applications closed 1 August 2021.

Black Man (Extra)

Non speaking role- A man coming out of a house with a box avoiding a white woman trying to speak to him. He put the box in his car and rides off.

Male, aged 25 to 44

  • Ethnicity: Black / African descent

Applications closed 1 August 2021.

Previous audition:
Kids Animated TV Series- Proof of Concept

Next audition:
Support Male Actor Required for VCA Student Dramedy Short

Listing created: 21 July 2021
Applications closed: 1 August 2021
Casting #1136405