Touched

Production Company
InFocus Film School
Producer(s)
InFocus Film School
Director(s)
Sohee Hong
Casting Director(s): 
Sohee Hong
Union Status
UBCP Agreement
Project Type
Film
Student Production
Yes
Compensation Details

Non-Paid, Volunteer Project.
All the footages and a copy of film will be provided.
Snacks and Lunch on set provided.

Audition Date(s)
Nov 14-17
Audition Location
InFocus Film School, Vancouver
Shoot / Perf. Date(s)
Nov30th and Dec3-5
Shoot / Perf. Location(s)
Vancouver Downtown, MT Pleasant
Submission Deadline
Sunday, November 17, 2019
Submission Instructions

Please submit resume, headshots, Movement shots, acting/dancing/singing demo reel. Just send what you have it ready to: touched.infocusfilm@gmail.com
We will contact for auditions to those talents who we think will suit best for the film.

Project Synopsis
This short drama film is about a young idol trainee, Sera, who struggles to debut in a strict idol entertainment industry, where she has to fight and deal with all the circumstances and competition. Later, she finds herself being a target of sexual assault by someone in authority she has to appeal.
Additional Comments: 

We accept both Non-Union and Union Actors. But for union actors, we would need to go through some forms and agreements to be made.

Note: There will be some physical contacts involved due to the subject matter of sexual assault portrayed in the film.

Character 1
SERA
Age
17-26
Gender
Female
Description
Sera signed a contract with SH entertainment agency, and has been 3 years training as an Idol trainee. She is determined, but she can get jealous and lose her confidence quickly. She has a strong gut to protect her values, but not yet strong enough to speak up and stand up for herself. She is naive, innocent and ignorant of problem solving in some cases, but she wishes to find a solution. *Able to dance a street/commercial style. *There will be physical contact scenes and removing clothes but no nudity involved.
Character 2
TEDDY
Age
30-37
Gender
Male
Description
A charismatic, manipulative, nice in general, professional, sweet-talker, yet can’t control his eroticism when he is with young innocent girls. He has a reputation in this entertainment business, lots of connection. *There will be physical contact scenes to depict some sexual assault happening. No nudity involved.
Character 3
JARRYD
Age
18-28
Gender
Male
Description
A very close friend of Sera. He is a leader of an upcoming debut boy band, A+. He is very loyal and open to the people he is close to. He is determined, caring, creative and can be temperamental. *Able to sing in a style of pop song.
Character 4
JENNY
Age
17-26
Gender
Female
Description
She is a previous roommate of Sera in the pop-Idol trainee residence. She replaced Sera, who was preparing to debut as a member of SECRET PURPLE previously. She is kind of a ‘Lucky’ girl, not too talented but pretty and obedient that people seem to like her. Innocent, kind, creative, friendly, flirty, yet keeps her emotion and personal things to herself. *Able to dance
Character 5
JUNE
Age
18-28
Gender
Male
Description
(NOT MUCH DIALOGUE BUT APPEARS QUITE A BIT) A lead rapper in the boy band A+. Stylish and a bit free-soul. Smokes a lot. Likes to play and hang out. Musically talented, not afraid to expose himself like in social media, and likes the attention he gets when he does music. *Able to sing or play the piano. May have to improvise HAPPY BIRTHDAY song on a piano, or sing harmony to Jarryd when they sing.
Additional Characters

SECRET PURPLE
17-26 is a girl pop dance group of four female members soon to be debuting their 1st album:
*Think of Fifth Harmony, or these K-pop girl groups: Miss A, Blackpink, Nine Muses.
*Able to dance

ADAM
35 - 45 A strict, stern security guard for the Idol residence.

SERA’S MOM
40 - 50 Pure, creative, caring, trendy, easy-going, emotional and sweet. Just voice-over.