ACTOR NEEDED FOR LEADING ROLE IN FEATURE FILM!
Title of film: THE DEAF KID
Production company: Life Tale Films
Casting: Catrine McGregor, CSA firstname.lastname@example.org
Madalyn Van Valkenburgh email@example.com
Rating: Anticipated PG
Union Status: Will be done through the SAG-AFTRA low budget agreement
Filming in Kentucky Mid-May, 2018 until mid-June, 2018
As per SAG-AFTRA, all travel, lodging and per diem paid for actor and guardian
Synopsis: An unpopular deaf boy becomes the unlikely hero in a gang-related kidnapping that takes four pre-teens into an adventure in the mountains.
NOTE: DARRELL IS THE LEAD ROLE -MUST BE A STRONG ACTOR!
AFRICAN-AMERICAN – NO EXCEPTIONS
DEAF – NO EXCEPTIONS. WOULD PREFER IF ACTOR CAN SOMEWHAT VOCALIZE.
11-14 YEARS OLD OR A YOUNG 15 – NO EXCEPTIONS
In good physical health.
PREPARE SCENES 16, 65, 59 and 119
Note that these are scene numbers, NOT page numbers.
Link to access the script: https://goo.gl/SpvEUN
SELF-TAPE AUDITION INSTRUCTIONS: Deadline: March 15, 2018
-Make sure that actor slates at the beginning (name, contact info, height, age, and city actor lives in – this can be written in big letters and held by actor)
-The actor should be in a frame that is mid-chest to just above his head and reader should be right next to the camera, where we can’t see them.
-Record the two scenes making sure that the actor is not looking down at the script. If the actor can vocalize, SIGN and VOCALIZE.
-Upload the scene to YouTube or any other upload service and send link to casting director. Make sure to send the password if it is private.
Madalyn Van Valkenburgh