One Too Many

Production Company
Vancouver Film School
Producer(s)
Thomas Eley
Director(s)
Zohar Talmi
Casting Director(s): 
Thomas Eley
Union Status
Non-Union
Project Type
Film
Student Production
Yes
Compensation Details

This is a student project.

Audition Date(s)
03/16/2021
Audition Location
Zoom
Shoot / Perf. Date(s)
04/07/2021 - 04/10/2021
Shoot / Perf. Location(s)
Vancouver City Center
Submission Deadline
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
Submission Instructions

Please submit a headshot, resume, and a self-tape to [email protected].

Project Synopsis
Drama where we follow Alex, a man on holiday with his friends Christine and Ben, from Seattle. They have just wrapped up a trip through Europe and have made their way to Vancouver. As Ben and Christine go outside of a smoke, Alex is asked to answer a text from Ben’s mother. After doing his duty, and fending off the advances of Misty, one of the patrons at the bar. Alex's curiosity gets the best of him, and pry’s deeper into his friends’ phone. While his world crumbles he is given a chance to escape by the waitress Nicole, who had taken an interest in Alex’s group, by offering him Cocaine. After taking the lines, the switch from the quiet, unassuming guy to the man who will not back down, even if he might be in the wrong comes to life.
Additional Comments & Safety Protocol: 

COVID 19 Protocols to be followed on set at all times, face shields, masks, and hand sanitizer provided by production.

Character 1
Alex
Age
20-26
Gender
Male
Description
Alex is the type of guy that makes a pact and sticks with it, even if it means having to put aside feelings for his friend Christine who, he has always had feelings for. He is is a quiet young man, who after discovering that his friends have broken their oaths of friendship and have started to date, this will lead Alex to decide the nice guy act once and for all and do the sh*t hits the fan. He is the guy in the group of friends that puts loyalty above all else and is happy to live out his days as member of the tribe, however, his actions through the course of the night will lead to the end of the group of friends and leave Alex alone, with no one but the girls number he got after doing cocaine with her in the bathroom.
Character 2
Nicole
Age
20-26
Gender
Female
Description
Nicole is the girl that you should not introduce to your mother, but you will probably do it anyway. She is a cunning lady who know what she wants and does not really have time to fu*k around. She is bought into Alex’s world, just at the right time. Her carefree life and attitude a stark difference between herself her and Alex, she unlike him is not hiding or trying to fill the void, but merely just be herself and have a bit of fun along the way.
Character 3
Ben
Age
20-26
Gender
Male
Description
Alex’s best friend, along with Christine, had an unbreakable pact, and Ben for intents and purposes wanted to keep but life happens, and people fall for each other. He never intends to hurts his friends and wants what is best for them but is not one to push over and will fight back when confronted.
Character 4
Christine
Age
20-26
Gender
Female
Description
The third in the pact, she takes as good as she gets and is not afraid to speak her mind. Christine loves both her friends but has started to have romantic for Ben. She is one of the boys and likes to have fun but is looking toward the future and wants to move in with Ben.
Character 5
Misty
Age
26-30
Gender
Female
Description
Misty the rocker girl, at the bar, knows what she wants and is not afraid to get what she wants. She shows and interest in Alex but is swiftly rejected. She is the type of person that still believes in Santa at 23.