Non-Union

Turbolina

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
Danny Gillis
Phone Number: 
9023713210
Notes and Comments to Administrator: 

I was wondering if I would be able to make another posting for UBCP agreement as well, or would/could I do so at a later date?

Production Company or School: 
Broken Lighthouse Films
Producer(s): 
Danny Gillis
Director(s): 
Siyi Liu
Casting Director(s): 
Danny Gillis
Audition Location: 
Online
Shoot / Perf. Location(s): 
Vancouver
Compensation / Rates: 

100+ per day

Synopsis: 
A failed former actress tries to find meaning in her post-acting life.
Submission Instructions: 

Send self-tape auditions and demo reels to brokenlighthousefilms@gmail.com

Additional Comments (see help text below field): 

Auditions for the project will be through self-taped auditions and demo reels, and callbacks and cast rehearsals will also be online (unless COVID restrictions have been lifted in time). Principal photography is scheduled to begin in October 2020 but we will not shoot until physical distancing measures have been lifted and we can ensure a safe working environment for everyone involved.

Audition Date(s): 
Ongoing
Character 1 Name: 
Chuyi
Character 1 Age: 
Late 30's
Character 1 Description: 
Chuyi is a 39-year-old Chinese Canadian former actress who failed to make it as a performer. She now owns a struggling cafe in Vancouver but has never truly given up on her dream of being an actress.
Character 2 Age: 
Late 20's
Character 2 Name: 
Serena
Character 2 Description: 
Serena is a Chinese Canadian banker. A former hipster and hanger-on to Chuyi and her artist friends, Serena used to idolize her. She's changed immensely since returning from grad school and now hangs with a more 'professional' crowd than her old bohemian friends.
Character 3 Name: 
Didi
Character 3 Age: 
Late 30's
Character 3 Description: 
Didi has been Chuyi's best friend since elementary school. She's a loyal friend who isn't scared to call her out on her crap. She's married and has a young daughter named Marcy (8). She and her husband are software engineers, own a home in Vancouver, and (seemingly) enjoy a comfortable life.
Character 4 Name: 
Marcy
Character 4 Age: 
8
Character 4 Description: 
Marcy is a smart, precocious 8-year-old girl who knows more than her parents realize. She loves her Auntie Chuyi, and confides in her about problems at home.
Shoot / Perf. Date(s): 
October 2020
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Is this a Student Production?: 
Submission Deadline: 
Sunday, June 7, 2020
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
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