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The Hippie Who Came to Roam

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
Kate Malcic
E-Mail Address: 
Phone Number: 
7789903162
Production Company or School: 
Lightheart and Film Flicker Productions
Producer(s): 
Nathal Lightheart
Director(s): 
Taran Sukert and Bowen Munsil
Casting Director(s): 
Kate Malcic
Audition Location: 
Live on Zoom
Shoot / Performance Location(s): 
Fort Langley and North Vancouver
Compensation / Rates: 

No compensation however demo footage and IMDB credit (if applicable) will be provided.

Synopsis: 
Missing people, a strange new drug, gateways to another world, and a terrifying monster that lurks in the shadows. After her lover goes missing, a mysterious Hippie named Moonflower travels to the small, whimsical town of Roam to uncover what happened to him. As Moonflower meets the town's strangely macabre inhabitants and begins to slowly unravel its mysteries, she soon discovers that her lover is far from the only one to have gone missing. Meeting up with a soap-selling sailor and an otherworldly ringleader, they uncover the secret door to the monster’s realm and delve into the belly of the beast to save her man and put a stop to this beast's reign.
Submission Instructions: 

Please submit a headshot, resume, and demo to [email protected] . Please indicate which role you would like to audition for.

Additional Comments & Safety Protocol (see help text below field): 

We have a COVID-19 safety plan in place and will be using masks, shields, social distancing, as well as seeking actors who live together / are in the same bubble.

Audition or Submission Review Date(s): 
May 20 2021
Character 1 Name: 
Moonflower
Character 1 Age: 
20s-30s
Character 1 Description: 
A hippie dreamer who left home in search of her lost love. Kind and strong she propels the film with her curiosity and pure heart. Guitar + singing a plus but not necessary. Also a plus if living with an actor who could play Finn.
Character 2 Age: 
20s-30s
Character 2 Name: 
Finn
Character 2 Description: 
A charismatic farmer type, he falls in love with Moonflower then goes missing. He is then rescued by the gang while close to death. Singing a plus. Also a plus if living with an actor who could play Moonflower.
Character 3 Name: 
Dianne
Character 3 Age: 
20s-30s
Character 3 Description: 
Charming waitress and woman struggling with addiction. Looking for a versatile actress who can portray the struggles and strengths of addiction. Dramatic scream needed. Voice training is a plus.
Character 4 Name: 
Phoebus
Character 4 Age: 
50s-70s
Character 4 Description: 
A mysterious Santa Claus type. Train conductor and soap seller. White beard a plus.
Character 5 Name: 
Slater
Character 5 Age: 
20s-30s
Character 5 Description: 
A pretentious actor desperate to create a great movie. His best friend and writer Floyd is having none of it.
Additional Characters: 

Ringleader (Male 20s-30s)
Charming and mysterious he leads the pack on their adventure. Think Dr. Who.

Floyd (Male 20s-30s)
A writer, smart, nerdy, not afraid to speak his mind. Well versed in all kinds of film trivia.

Dealer (Male 30s-40s)
Epitome of danger and darkness who supplies characters with gateway to the devil. Deep and scratchy voice. Think Tom Waits/Nick Nolte.

Tweaker (Male 20s-30s)
Frail and distressed man on drugs who interacts with Dianne.

Teens / False Drug Dealer / Pirates / Devils / Clown (Open, to play late teens)
Three character actors with movement experience to play multiple roles throughout the film. Lines and featured movement sections for each.

Troll (Male 20s-40s)
Menacing with a large build. No prosthetics for this role.

Siren (Female 20s-30s)
Singer who represents the underworld. Beautiful and unique looking. Singing is a must (operatic preferred but not required).

Devil (Male 20s-40s)
Confident movement actor who is comfortable in prosthetics

Tall Man (Male 20s-40s)
Charming host of the circus. Unique and large actor, bald with interesting features.

Actor (Male 20s-30s)
An actor in the film with Slater.

Actress (Female 20s-30s)
An actress in the film with Slater.

Shoot / Performance Date(s): 
June 19-25
Project Category: 
Union Status: 
Character 1 Gender: 
Character 2 Gender: 
Character 3 Gender: 
Character 4 Gender: 
Character 5 Gender: 
Is this a Student Production?: 
Submission Deadline: 
Wednesday, May 19, 2021
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
Confirm Email Address: 

David's World and the Cyclops Hour

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
Chance Sare
E-Mail Address: 
Phone Number: 
306-551-5077
Notes and Comments to Administrator: 

This is our first time posting an audition on this website, so if there are any issues with our information please let us know if and how we can correct it.

Production Company or School: 
LaSalle College Vancouver
Producer(s): 
Robert Oakes
Director(s): 
Ace Swann & Robert Oakes
Casting Director(s): 
Ace Swann & Chance Sare
Audition Location: 
Online-only, Self-tapes required
Shoot / Performance Location(s): 
LaSalle College Vancouver Campus
Compensation / Rates: 

Volunteer project. Food and drink will be provided.

Synopsis: 
When the annual tv standings are released, struggling talk show host David Weston finds himself facing plummeting reviews. Meanwhile, rival host Garry Lith finds himself once again within reach of the top but unable to take the crown for himself. Both hosts aim for the top spot, but in order for one to make the climb, the other’s career will be put on the line.
Submission Instructions: 

Please submit your headshot(s), resume and demo reel (if you have one) to [email protected]

Additional Comments & Safety Protocol (see help text below field): 

We will be following COVID guidelines as laid out in the BC Motion Picture Industry COVID-19 Pandemic Production Guide available through Creative BC.

Audition or Submission Review Date(s): 
Submissions by May 19th
Character 1 Name: 
David Weston
Character 1 Age: 
18-28
Character 1 Description: 
A television talk show host who wants to leave a mark on the world and do something original. Not yet hardened by show business. Doesn’t want to step on anybody’s toes. Typically puts others before himself. Automatically trusts others when he doesn’t have a reason not to.
Character 2 Age: 
30-50
Character 2 Name: 
Garry Lith
Character 2 Description: 
Thinks he’s better than everyone in the room. Very good with his words and can say whatever he needs to get his way. He will only be satisfied when he reaches the top, and he doesn’t care who he hurts to get there.
Character 3 Name: 
The Director - Unnamed
Character 3 Age: 
30-60
Character 3 Description: 
Experienced in the world of show business. Always serious about their work but they want to take care of the people they're responsible for. Gentle voice but when they speak people listen. Uses their “power” wisely.
Character 4 Name: 
The Assistant - Will
Character 4 Age: 
20-30
Character 4 Description: 
Respectful to authority (employers) even when he doesn’t always agree. Doesn’t care to see anyone unnecessarily hurt or treated poorly. Able to keep his cool and be professional when he needs to be. Able to tolerate quite a bit.
Character 5 Name: 
Gossip Block Reporter - Karen Andrews
Character 5 Age: 
30-45
Character 5 Description: 
Wants to be a successful reporter and host, and a part of the entertainment industry. Bubbly personality. Dedicated to the role and enjoys the hustle of the job.
Additional Characters: 

Backstage PA 1 (20-25) - Currently named Jay, but open to any gender, just part of the backstage crew.
Backstage PA 2 (18+) - Open to any gender, just part of the backstage crew.

Shoot / Performance Date(s): 
Shooting for 5 days across these dates; May 29th-31st, June 5th-7th, and June 12th-14th. Please keep these weekends open.
Project Category: 
Union Status: 
Character 1 Gender: 
Character 2 Gender: 
Character 3 Gender: 
Character 4 Gender: 
Character 5 Gender: 
Is this a Student Production?: 
Submission Deadline: 
Wednesday, May 19, 2021
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
Confirm Email Address: 

AlienNation

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
Mariya Miloshevych
E-Mail Address: 
Phone Number: 
6479967379
Production Company or School: 
Film Alienation
Casting Director(s): 
Ed Douglas
Audition Location: 
Online Only
Shoot / Performance Location(s): 
TBD
Compensation / Rates: 

$150 honorarium for principal & stunt cast for 3 days (1 day for stunt performer)
$50 honorarium for supporting cast for 1 day
Also open to NON-UNION, with prioritization to UBCP/ACTRA performers

Synopsis: 
On the run from border patrol agents, a mother and daughter encounter something otherworldly deep in the forest.
Submission Instructions: 

Please email all of your submissions to [email protected]

Additional Comments & Safety Protocol (see help text below field): 

We have a COVID safety plan in place that will be approved by WorkSafeBC prior to the shoot. Additionally, we will have insurance for our performers.

We are committed to inclusive, diverse casting. For every role, please submit qualified performers, without regard to age, sex, age, ethnicity, disability, race, color, national origin, sexual orientation or gender identity or any other basis prohibited by law unless otherwise specifically indicated.

Audition or Submission Review Date(s): 
May 11 - May 20
Character 1 Name: 
Child
Character 1 Age: 
6-10
Character 1 Description: 
Principal Open gender. MUST BE ABLE TO SPEAK SPANISH OR MEMORIZE THE LINES Mexican or Central American. A US-born child to parents of Mexican Nationality who are living in the US illegally. They are smart and resourceful but doesn't quite understand why they and their mother are on the run. When they are lost in the forest, their only goal is to reunite with their mother.
Character 2 Age: 
25-55
Character 2 Name: 
Gabriella
Character 2 Description: 
Principal. Will be needed for 3 days. $150 Mexican or Central American. Spanish speaking required. After escaping from a poverty-stricken life in her own country, Gabriella lands illegally in the US. Almost 8 years after arriving, the government comes after her and threatens to separate her from her daughter. She is a hard worker and a fierce parent. Her only goal is to provide her daughter the best possible life. But on the run, in the forest, she is reduced to just one thought - Survival for herself and her daughter.
Character 3 Name: 
Border Patrol Agent #2
Character 3 Age: 
35-50
Character 3 Description: 
Principal. Will be needed for 3 days. $150 An ex-army man, Agent #2 still carries the army within him. Resolute and obeying all orders provided to him at any cost. He has driven away most people in his life due to his antiquated moral obligations but there is still a hint of humanity left. Out in the forest, he is out to hunt. That is until he becomes the hunted.
Character 4 Name: 
Border Patrol Agent #3
Character 4 Age: 
25-55
Character 4 Description: 
Supporting Open gender. Ex-Military Team Leader. Cold, ruthless, and trigger-happy, they are fiercely loyal to their country and purpose.
Character 5 Name: 
Immigrant
Character 5 Age: 
35-50
Character 5 Description: 
Immigrant Mexican or Central American. Spanish speaking required. On the run from Border Patrol agents after almost 10 years working in the US. His wife and his daughter have been captured and separated. His only hope is to make it alive out of the country so can legally get his daughter back.
Additional Characters: 

[Border Patrol Agent #1]
Principal 1 DAY ONLY
STUNT ROLE
Open Gender. Former military, they are a true follower and are keen to learn from and impress their border patrol seniors. Stunts include Pistol-butt delivery. Knock-down by an unseen creature and dragged into the bushes.

Shoot / Performance Date(s): 
June 1-3
Project Category: 
Union Status: 
Character 1 Gender: 
Character 2 Gender: 
Character 3 Gender: 
Character 4 Gender: 
Character 5 Gender: 
Is this a Student Production?: 
Submission Deadline: 
Thursday, May 20, 2021
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
Confirm Email Address: 

A Place in Hell

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
Nic Altobelli
E-Mail Address: 
Phone Number: 
2508150174
Production Company or School: 
ALTOR Productions
Producer(s): 
Nic Altobelli
Casting Director(s): 
Nic Altobelli
Audition Location: 
online-only
Shoot / Performance Location(s): 
Vancouver
Compensation / Rates: 

volunteer project

Synopsis: 
Ex-lovers meet again and their passion is reignited instantly, but there is an eerie underlying feeling that something isn't right. This is a drama/thriller with a sub-plot about LGBTQ+ rights.
Submission Instructions: 

Please send an email with your headshots and resume to [email protected]. If chosen for an audition, you will receive further instructions via email.

Additional Comments & Safety Protocol (see help text below field): 

There will be a COVID safety plan in place and we are keeping the crew small and shooting at private locations to limit exposure.

Audition or Submission Review Date(s): 
May 15
Character 1 Name: 
Marcus
Character 1 Age: 
20-28
Character 1 Description: 
20s, black, cis-man, Marcus is a supporting role. He is the main character's best friend and they are always there for each other when things get heavy. Marcus shows up in the scenes when she is in the most trouble and is very apparently a close support. Her toxic ex has been racist towards Marcus in the past and homophobic towards his sister Zoe as well. For that reason Mia has always tried to keep her romantic relationship and her friendships separate, which is a huge red flag. Despite Marcus urging her to step into her power and separate herself from a toxic situation, he recognizes that ultimately it is in her hands to change.
Shoot / Performance Date(s): 
June 11-13
Project Category: 
Union Status: 
Character 1 Gender: 
Is this a Student Production?: 
Submission Deadline: 
Thursday, May 13, 2021
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
Confirm Email Address: 

Project: Clinic

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
Martin Michael
E-Mail Address: 
Phone Number: 
7783443228
Production Company or School: 
Martin Michael Productions
Casting Director(s): 
Martin Michael
Audition Location: 
Online
Shoot / Performance Location(s): 
Downtown Vancouver at a Laser Hair Removal Clinic
Compensation / Rates: 

A free skin care treatment, at a different time, valued at over $200! As well as a copy of the video to use for their demo reel.

Synopsis: 
This is a short walkthrough video to demonstrate how a popular laser hair removal treatment for men, is done from start to finish. And what a potential guest will expect the day of his treatment.
Submission Instructions: 

Please submit your headshot, resume and reel (if applicable) for consideration. - [email protected]

Additional Comments & Safety Protocol (see help text below field): 

The clinic follows all the proper sanitizing regulations set out by provincial regulations. Due to Covid-19 they have increased their sanitation procedures and implemented specific measures into their clinic, including social distancing and mask wearing.

Audition or Submission Review Date(s): 
May 6-31, 2021
Character 1 Name: 
Guest
Character 1 Age: 
25-50
Character 1 Description: 
Looking for one male, to play the roll of guest. Most be comfortable with some talking on camera. We will be doing a MOCK treatment. It means we will be faking the treatment for the camera, no hair will be removed. This video is meant to be a walkthrough from start to finish on a specific and popular laser hair removal treatment for men. All sensitive areas will be blurred out in the final video. The treatment will be done by a trained professional with thousands of hours in this field. Anyone is free to apply.
Shoot / Performance Date(s): 
TBA
Project Category: 
Union Status: 
Character 1 Gender: 
Is this a Student Production?: 
Submission Deadline: 
Monday, May 31, 2021
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
Confirm Email Address: 

Limbo

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
Alpha Frias
E-Mail Address: 
Phone Number: 
778-838-8525
Production Company or School: 
Vancouver Film School
Producer(s): 
Alpha Frias
Director(s): 
Alpha Frias
Casting Director(s): 
Alpha Frias
Audition Location: 
Vancouver, Online-Only, Self-tapes required
Shoot / Performance Location(s): 
Vancouver Film School, Studio 9
Compensation / Rates: 

Beverage & craft services is provided.

Synopsis: 
A man wakes up in a dark void, completely forgetting who he is nor how he got there. The only memory he has is a sensation of falling. Lying on the ground, he wakes up, and finds a lamp beside him. So he picks it up, and starts walking. Somewhere in this dark void, he finds a room with no walls. There’s a table, a chair, some clocks, and a typewriter. He gets into a routine of typing everyday but finds that he only writes one page every time. He gets trapped in this loop. This is his limbo. Until a voice calls to him and tells him that there is a way out. So he decides to trust this voice. He closes his eyes and starts to fall. Then suddenly, he's immersed in an immense white light.
Submission Instructions: 

Open to all demographics, unless otherwise specified. Please submit your headshots, resume and/or demo reels to [email protected]

Additional Comments & Safety Protocol (see help text below field): 

We have a COVID-19 safety plan to comply with provincial and regional protocols.

Audition or Submission Review Date(s): 
Submissions by May 15
Character 1 Name: 
MAN IN LIMBO
Character 1 Age: 
30-40
Character 1 Description: 
A person of high self-esteem who is driven by his ambitions. All of his status, and security is stripped away as he wakes up in a dark void completely forgetting his identity. He must wander through the void, and eventually to find a way out. He is strong-willed, and stubborn in his own ways, but learns to give up his ego when there is nothing left of it to cling onto.
Character 2 Age: 
25-40
Character 2 Name: 
VOICE
Character 2 Description: 
A benevolent entity that is not from the world, Voice, is a guide for those who are lost in the void. Taunting but at the same time empathetic, she is like a double-edged sword that makes you think twice whether or not she has good intentions.
Shoot / Performance Date(s): 
June 8, 2021
Project Category: 
Union Status: 
Character 1 Gender: 
Character 2 Gender: 
Is this a Student Production?: 
Submission Deadline: 
Saturday, May 15, 2021
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
Confirm Email Address: 

Clockmaker

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
Onur Arslan
E-Mail Address: 
Phone Number: 
6477860235
Production Company or School: 
InFocus Film School
Producer(s): 
Sammy Hedayet
Director(s): 
Onur Arslan
Casting Director(s): 
Onur Arslan
Audition Location: 
Online/TBD
Shoot / Performance Location(s): 
TBD
Compensation / Rates: 

Volunteer project.

Synopsis: 
Clockmaker is a fictional drama about a clockmaker who is the keeper of people’s time and their time of death and his daughter who’s never known him. The clockmaker makes 24 hour countdown devices and sends them out with his apprentice. Whoever receives them the countdown of their last day starts. The time comes for him to send one out to his daughter. His apprentice Joe who does his deliveries, loves the daughter like his own. When he learns that her time has come, he desperately goes behind the clockmaker trying to reveal his identity to her. Hoping the clockmaker will make an exception once he faces her.
Submission Instructions: 

Please send your headshot(s), resume, and a demo reel(if you have one) to [email protected]

Additional Comments & Safety Protocol (see help text below field): 

This project will be compliant with provincial and regional protocols, as well as the specific protocols for filming as set out by our institution.

Audition or Submission Review Date(s): 
May 5 - June 15
Character 1 Name: 
Clockmaker
Character 1 Age: 
Early to Late 60's
Character 1 Description: 
The clockmaker's responsibility is to be the keeper of people's time and their time of death. He is a wise and a determined man who's been around for a very long time. His age is unknown, but he looks to be in his late 60's. He spends all his time inside his clock shop pretending to be an ordinary clockmaker. He's given up everything in his life including his child to fulfill his responsibility. He abandoned his child, because he knew if he'd stayed with her, he wouldn't be able to take her life when the time comes. Even though he still has love for her deep down somewhere in his heart, his duties have always weighed heavier than anything else in his life.
Character 2 Age: 
Early to Late 30's
Character 2 Name: 
The Apprentice - Joe
Character 2 Description: 
A caring, kind and a gentle little person whose sole purpose is to serve his master, the clockmaker. He delivers the countdown devices to their recipients. He is extremely loyal to the clockmaker and the clockmaker trusts him so much that he'd send Joe alone with his daughter the night she was abandoned. He loves the daughter like his own. She is the only thing that would make him disobey the clockmaker. When he learns that her time has come, he goes behind the clockmaker trying to save her.
Character 3 Name: 
The Woman - Addison
Character 3 Age: 
Late 20s to Mid 30s
Character 3 Description: 
The clockmaker's daughter. She lives in her own little world isolated from the rest, often lost in her own thoughts. She never knew who her real parents were or where she comes from. Despite everything, she's a gracious, loving person who's learned to enjoy the little beauties in life. The only thing left from the clockmaker is a red poppy flower she was abandoned with as a baby, which she still keeps.
Shoot / Performance Date(s): 
in June - exact dates covid pending
Project Category: 
Union Status: 
Character 1 Gender: 
Character 2 Gender: 
Character 3 Gender: 
Is this a Student Production?: 
Submission Deadline: 
Monday, May 31, 2021
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
Confirm Email Address: 

Straighten Up: Ray Battles Depression

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
Aden Aziz
E-Mail Address: 
Phone Number: 
250-572-3715
Production Company or School: 
Vancouver Film School
Producer(s): 
Aden Aziz
Director(s): 
Youssef Berto
Casting Director(s): 
Aden Aziz & Youssef Berto
Audition Location: 
Online Only (Zoom)
Shoot / Performance Location(s): 
GEC Viva (1311 Howe Street) VFS Writing Campus (198 W Hasting Street) VFS Cafe (390 W Hastings Street)
Compensation / Rates: 

$10/day for 3 days for Ray
$10/day for 2 days for Jake, and Lola
$10/day for 1 day for Brie, Dr. Churchill, Tiffany, Maddy, and Kaylah

Synopsis: 
Ray is a 24 year old stoner is living a regular care free life until he has his world ripped apart when his now ex girlfriend rejects his proposal which end him spiralling into a deep depression. He’s now spending his days eating terribly, not getting dressed, and substituting axe body spray for showering. While watching a basketball game with his best friend and roommate Troy, a pop up ad for a cam girl comes on the tv causing Ray to take notice and watch it since to him there’s no point in doing anything anymore. Ray and Jake are watching the pop up until Jake’s frustration with Ray boils over and he leaves Ray be when Jake’s girlfriend Lola walks in causing Jake to vent with her because if Ray can’t be normal he can’t be his friend or his best man. Lola confronts Ray to ask him why he’s like this and Ray gives her his story. He delivers a stirring story about how the breakup went down, and Lola suggests that Ray does some things to help him get better like therapy. Ray goes to meet with a therapist named Dr. Churchill. As Ray tells him what’s been going on the timer for the end of the session yes off. Dr. Churchill goes through the motions telling Jake to book his next appointment and how much he owes him. The next thing Ray tries is dating. Lola sets him up with three of her friends, and Ray doesn’t call a single one back. Lola talks to Ray and is frustrated with how he’s acting and how he treated her fiends and leaves. In this time for reflection when Ray’s left alone he goes upstairs walks past the pile of garbage in his room and finally takes a look in the mirror. The next day Ray’s room is cleaner and so is he. Garbage is gone, laundry’s been done, and he’s showered. He goes downstairs puts some coins in the vending machine and to his surprise he gets two sodas. He goes outside gives them to Jake and Lola, and with his acceptance of being Jake’s best man is ready to get them married and get his life back on track.
Submission Instructions: 

Please send headshot, resume, and demo reel to [email protected]

Additional Comments & Safety Protocol (see help text below field): 

We will have a COVID officer on set to ensure that all Covid protocols according to our plan are being followed, and we will be preparing a COVID safety plan following all the up to date guidelines and protocols.

Audition or Submission Review Date(s): 
May 10-20
Character 1 Name: 
Ray
Character 1 Age: 
19-30
Character 1 Description: 
Ray is a stoner that's out of happiness and out of hope. Through all his attempts initiated by Lola to help Ray he seems to keep falling into harder times.
Character 2 Age: 
19-30
Character 2 Name: 
Jake
Character 2 Description: 
Jake is Ray’s roommate and best friend. All he wants is to help Ray because he won’t help himself so he can get his friend back, but he’s been frustrated with Ray’s lack of attempts to help himself which puts strain on their relationship causing Jake to Strat losing hope in his friend.
Character 3 Name: 
Lola
Character 3 Age: 
19-30
Character 3 Description: 
Lola is Jake’s girlfriend who wants Ray to get better so Jake can stop looking after him and they can have a normal relationship, and after hearing his story she wants to help him so Ray and Jake can be friends again as well.
Character 4 Name: 
Brie
Character 4 Age: 
19-30
Character 4 Description: 
Brie is Ray’s ex who rejects his proposal because, she wants something new and different. With someone else.
Character 5 Name: 
Dr. Churchill
Character 5 Age: 
40-50
Character 5 Description: 
Dr. Churchill is a therapist that Ray goes to see. He’s just going through the motions of the session he listens, writes notes, but doesn’t really take anything Ray’s saying to heart.
Additional Characters: 

Tiffany (19-30) Tiffany is a mother of two, loves to bake, and is a friend of Lola that goes out on a date with Ray.

Maddy (19-30) Maddy is a student finishing her PHD in molecular chemistry and a friend of Lola who goes out with Ray.

Kaylah (19-30) Kaylah is a marathon runner and a friend of Lola that goes on a date with Ray.

Shoot / Performance Date(s): 
June 4th-6th
Project Category: 
Union Status: 
Character 1 Gender: 
Character 2 Gender: 
Character 3 Gender: 
Character 4 Gender: 
Character 5 Gender: 
Is this a Student Production?: 
Submission Deadline: 
Thursday, May 20, 2021
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
Confirm Email Address: 

Project: Dementia

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
Taylor Hildebrand
E-Mail Address: 
Phone Number: 
6047909041
Notes and Comments to Administrator: 

Hello, this is a short film shooting here in Vancouver on May 16th. Its being made to help with the education of families who’s loved ones have dementia.

Production Company or School: 
Shining Light Studios
Director(s): 
Taylor Hildebrand
Casting Director(s): 
Taylor Hildebrand
Audition Location: 
Online Only
Shoot / Performance Location(s): 
Lower Mainland, Location yet to be determined
Compensation / Rates: 

Each role will have different compensation depending on how much time is required on set and size of role.

Synopsis: 
Herb is a young, 35, man enjoying his morning at a cafe, flirting with the waitress and preparing for a meeting, But things take a turn when we discover he can’t leave the cafe. Along with the waitress actually being a nurse, because in reality; Herb is a 85 year old man with dementia living at a nursing home. This short Film will take the audience through the terrifying perspective of what it’s like to have dementia and how heartbreaking the disease can be for the loved ones around them.
Submission Instructions: 

Please send all information (Name, contact info, which character you are interested in, acting experience, if you have any experience with someone with Dementia, resume, demo reel) in one email to: [email protected]

The production is requesting a demo reel and resume. A link to a social media page is appreciated but not required.

Production will then reach out to those they would like a self tape from, a script side will be emailed.

The role will be chosen from those who send in a self tape and are available for a table read and the shooting date.

Additional Comments & Safety Protocol (see help text below field): 

We have a COVID-19 safety plan to comply with provincial and regional protocols.

Audition or Submission Review Date(s): 
May 12th
Character 1 Name: 
Herb
Character 1 Age: 
85
Character 1 Description: 
Herb has dementia, he can be played by a younger actor in there 60s-70s to be aged up. This side of Herb is the real one. A man who is scared and frustrated with his situation, but can’t understand what’s actually going on around him.
Character 2 Age: 
40s-50s
Character 2 Name: 
Carol, Herbs Daughter
Character 2 Description: 
Carol arrives to the Nursing Home to find her Dad has had several panic attacks that day and isn’t doing well. She is a energetic and loving woman who is heart broken at her dads condition. She learns just how severe Herbs mental state is, and how her life has changed.
Character 3 Name: 
Ashley, Head Care Giver
Character 3 Age: 
Late 30s
Character 3 Description: 
Ashley has been working at the care Center for a decade and knows how to handle the kind of attack Herb is in. She is loving to everyone and strives to make his living situation the best it can be. She is understanding and compassionate.
Shoot / Performance Date(s): 
May 16th
Project Category: 
Union Status: 
Character 1 Gender: 
Character 2 Gender: 
Character 3 Gender: 
Is this a Student Production?: 
Submission Deadline: 
Wednesday, May 12, 2021
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
Confirm Email Address: 

What Might Have Been Lost

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
Brendan Taylor
E-Mail Address: 
Phone Number: 
2508013986
Production Company or School: 
Zone Pictures
Producer(s): 
Taras Groves, Daniel Sparrow
Director(s): 
Brendan Taylor
Casting Director(s): 
Brendan Taylor
Audition Location: 
Online Only
Shoot / Performance Location(s): 
Fraser Valley
Compensation / Rates: 

TBD

Synopsis: 
A musician (David) in the midst of an existential crisis retreats from his life in the city to remote cabin to work on music. During his time alone he reflects on the recent events of his life.
Submission Instructions: 

Please email submissions to [email protected]. Please include a little about yourself, and any materials such as headshot/demo reel/resume. Thanks!

Additional Comments & Safety Protocol (see help text below field): 

Safety and the well being of our cast and crew is of the utmost importance. All Covid-19 safety precautions will be strictly adhered to.

Note that the character descriptions here are fairly open ended as this film is highly improvisational and organic. The details and specific characteristics of the roles will be defined in discussions with the casted actors.

Audition or Submission Review Date(s): 
May 20
Character 1 Name: 
TBD
Character 1 Age: 
40's or older
Character 1 Description: 
Stoic and stern. The owner of a butcher shop David briefly works at, frustrated by his newest employee who seems lazy and uninterested in his job.
Character 2 Age: 
Mid 20's or older
Character 2 Name: 
TBD
Character 2 Description: 
Friendly and warm. David, while in a particularly bad mood has a brief interaction at a grocery store with a stranger. Preferential casting to actors with a physical disability.
Character 3 Name: 
TBD
Character 3 Age: 
Mid 20's to Mid 30's
Character 3 Description: 
Extroverted and joyous. Finds David interesting and flirts with him over the course of an evening while walking along city streets and eventually to her place, becomes disappointed when he is unable to reciprocate the feelings.
Shoot / Performance Date(s): 
May/June 2021
Project Category: 
Union Status: 
Character 1 Gender: 
Character 2 Gender: 
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Is this a Student Production?: 
Submission Deadline: 
Saturday, May 15, 2021
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
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