Used

Production Company
MAHalo Entertainment
Producer(s)
Candice Mah
Director(s)
Candice Mah
Casting Director(s): 
Candice Mah, Jaeger Mah
Union Status
Non-Union
Project Type
Film
Student Production
No
Compensation Details

This is an unpaid independent/non-union film. We will provide demo reel footage and IMDB credit.

Audition Date(s)
Jul 28, 2019
Audition Location
Harbour Dance Centre, #301-927 Granville St (Studio 3), Vancouver, BC V6Z 1L3
Shoot / Perf. Date(s)
Sept (TBD exact dates)
Shoot / Perf. Location(s)
Vancouver
Submission Deadline
Friday, July 26, 2019
Submission Instructions

Please send your headshot, CV and if available, demo reel, to usedshortfilm@gmail.com to be considered.

Project Synopsis
USED centres around a former high school head cheerleader/dancer who hits rock bottom and needs to sell her used stuff to earn extra cash to skip town. The local vintage store ends up being an unlikely place for a high school reunion gone sideways.
Additional Comments: 

Looking for hip hop dancers and actors, female & male between ages 20-28, for 90s themed short film.

Character 1
Val
Age
20-28 years old
Gender
Female
Description
Val is a natural beauty with a “girl next door” approachability. She is charming and outgoing with a mysterious quality, like she’s hiding something. While vulnerable and private at times, she can switch on her funny and sassy side. She has a history with all the supporting characters in high school where used them to get what she wanted. Physically fit and able to dance hip hop very well. ANY ETHNICITY.
Character 2
Jenny
Age
20-28 years old
Gender
Female
Description
Jenny is a living Barbie doll: beautiful, glamorous, wealthy, capable, and super competitive. She is the leader of "Proto-Jennys” entourage of aspiring young dance girls who all look like mini versions of Jenny. She comes across as a “mean girl” but has a soft and kind side to her. She has known Val since high school and is very competitive with her on everything. Physically fit, able to dance hip hop very well. ANY ETHNICITY.
Character 3
Marnie
Age
20-28 years old
Gender
Female
Description
Marnie is a funny, wise cracking, smart alec and has a no nonsense attitude. What you see is what you get, She owns the thrift store where Val tries to sell her used clothing to earn some extra cash to leave town. She considered Val to be her best friend in high school but they had a falling out and have been out of touch for 10 years. ANY ETHNICITY.
Character 4
Joe
Age
24-30 years old
Gender
Male
Description
Joe is a macho, loud mouth and possessive bully who deep down is a mama’s boy. He comes across arrogant but deep down feels insecure trying to live up to his parents’ expectations so he tries to control the only person he thinks he can, his girlfriend Val. He is Val’s high school sweetheart for over 10 years but has progressively been more controlling as he has more pressure to succeed in taking over his parents’ construction business. Athletic built but has let himself go. Average height (5’10-6’). ANY ETHNICITY.
Character 5
Scott
Age
20-28 years old
Gender
Male
Description
Scott is ruggedly good looking but does not know it. He has a boyish charm, has good comedic timing for his self deprecating humour. He has his own plumbing company but has always aspired to be a singer. He has had a crush on Val since high school even though she broke his heart. Athletic built. Average height (5’10-6’). ANY ETHNICITY.