Film

Bright Lights

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
Lance Christopher
E-Mail Address: 
Phone Number: 
778-512-8870
Production Company or School: 
Beach Studios
Producer(s): 
Lebin He, Alethea Sholomenko, Connor Lang
Director(s): 
Connor Lang
Casting Director(s): 
Lance Christopher
Audition Location: 
560 Beatty St l215, Vancouver, BC V6B 2L3
Shoot / Perf. Location(s): 
Vancouver BC
Compensation / Rates: 

$50/day Honorarium

Synopsis: 
When Danny proposes to Navya at a family Christmas party, best friend Eddie's suppressed feelings about Danny are triggered and threaten to derail the evening.
Submission Instructions: 

Please email your head shot/resume/reel (if you have one) to joeymunroe@hotmail.com. Thank you for your submission!

Additional Comments: 

Director's website ---> https://www.connorlang.ca

Bright Lights is representing LBGTQ+ and minority communities in film. This low-budget heartwarming 12 minute short film will be all over the 2020 festival circuit.

Audition Date(s): 
Wednesday, December 18th, 2019
Character 1 Name: 
Danny
Character 1 Age: 
30ish
Character 1 Description: 
Caucasian - Prince Charming - He’s easy-going and in love.
Character 2 Age: 
Late 20s
Character 2 Name: 
Navya
Character 2 Description: 
Ethnically ambiguous – Danny’s fiancé - Young professional - Smart and caring - She and Danny were Eddie’s (Lead) first friends when he moved from China.
Character 3 Name: 
Carol
Character 3 Age: 
50-60
Character 3 Description: 
Caucasian – Danny’s mom - Loves to have her family home for Christmas and runs the house.
Character 4 Name: 
Steve
Character 4 Age: 
50-60
Character 4 Description: 
Caucasian – Danny’s dad - Grew up in The Prairies - Loves a good whiskey and eggnog - Loves the crap out of Carol.
Character 5 Name: 
Roxanne
Character 5 Age: 
Early 20s
Character 5 Description: 
Caucasian – Danny’s little sister - Tomboy, grew up trying to keep up with her big brother and his friends - She’s happy to have another lady in the house when Danny proposes.
Additional Characters: 

Anna – 4, Open Ethnicity – Danny’s niece. She loves Uncle Eddie and gets upset when he knocks over her game.

Alex – 5-12 yrs old - Open Ethnicity – Open Gender - Anna’s sibling - Loves Christmas dinner at Grandma’s and gets uncomfortable when things go awry

Shoot / Perf. Date(s): 
Sunday, January 12th, 2020 - Monday, January 13th, 2020
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: 
Tuesday, December 17, 2019
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
Confirm Email Address: 

It Thinks About Hurting You

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
Daniel Sparrow
Phone Number: 
2508013896
Production Company or School: 
Independent
Producer(s): 
Daniel Sparrow
Casting Director(s): 
Taras Groves
Audition Location: 
Vancouver
Shoot / Perf. Location(s): 
Vancouver
Compensation / Rates: 

TBD at a later date.

Synopsis: 
A young woman struggles with her inner demons.
Submission Instructions: 

Please send a bit of info about yourself along with a headshot, resume and a reel (if you have one) to itthinks.casting@gmail.com

Actors selected will be asked to submit a self tape with given sides, and an in person audition will be planned at a later date based on self tape performances. Thanks!

Additional Comments: 

Will be able to give more insight to the project if selected to submit a self tape.

Audition Date(s): 
Self Tape Deadline January 20
Character 1 Name: 
Alannah
Character 1 Age: 
30s
Character 1 Description: 
A highly intelligent, introverted woman. Extremely empathic and caring while also being fiercely determined and focused.
Character 2 Age: 
40s - 50s
Character 2 Name: 
Bill
Character 2 Description: 
A mostly friendly, charismatic and intelligent man. However a slight dark side in a trait of constant judgment of others and a slightly unearned sense of elitism about himself.
Character 3 Name: 
Cora
Character 3 Age: 
40s - 50s
Character 3 Description: 
Similar characteristic to Bill (they're married), very personable and charismatic though judgmental and quietly manipulative.
Shoot / Perf. Date(s): 
Spring 2020
Project Category: 
Union Status: 
Character 1 Gender: 
Character 2 Gender: 
Character 3 Gender: 
Is this a Student Production?: 
Submission Deadline: 
Monday, January 20, 2020
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
Confirm Email Address: 

Not a virgin!

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
Viktoria Csotonyi
E-Mail Address: 
Phone Number: 
6046550096
Production Company or School: 
In Focus Film School
Producer(s): 
Ty Dixon-Traer, Viktoria Csotonyi
Director(s): 
Viktoria Csotonyi
Casting Director(s): 
Viktoria Csotonyi, Sohee Hong
Audition Location: 
In Focus Film School, 306 Abbott St
Shoot / Perf. Location(s): 
8367 Beatrice ST, Vancouver
Compensation / Rates: 

IMDB credits.

Synopsis: 
In an early Friday afternoon Rosie has lunch with her best friend, Monica. Monica, seeing that Rosie does not have a good appetite again, suddenly out of the blue asks Rosie if she had sex. After Rosie’s rejecting reaction they have a small argument then Monica brings up the support group topic, she thinks it’d be helpful for Rosie if she talked about her struggles with opening up and having sex. Rosie spends the evening alone in her apartment. She kills time with having alcohol, watching stupid videos on her phone and masturbation in her bed. The next day she goes to the support group where she meets with Frida, the cold-smiled therapist, Hazel who had a bad experience with a chicken and David who also has problems with opening up and having sex. When David mentions that he plans to go to an orgy Rosie gets shocked about the idea. In the end of the session she wants to talk with David, but when Frida interrupts her, she shies away. Eventually Rosie decides to go to the orgy where she meets with David and they sleep together.The next day when Rosie has lunch with Monica again she realizes that something is still not right, and although she was looking for physical connection, what she actually need was emotional touch. After this Rosie decides to go back to the support group where she tells David about her thoughts and asks him out.
Submission Instructions: 

email me: viki966917@gmail.com
thank you

Additional Comments: 

The movie does NOT require any nudity. It is a school project.

Audition Date(s): 
December 16-19, January 7-8 from 2 pm
Character 1 Name: 
Rosie
Character 1 Age: 
25
Character 1 Description: 
Rosie is an anxious woman who can’t make connection with people. Her only friend is Monica who knows about Rosie’s sexual struggles. She never dares to talk about sex and she doesn't like intimacy. She does not have a sex life and she suffers from it, although she does not admit that in the beginning.
Character 2 Age: 
30-35
Character 2 Name: 
Monica
Character 2 Description: 
Monica is Rosie’s only friend, she is wise, talkative and doesn’t get scared of talking about sex that makes Rosie uncomfortable.
Character 3 Name: 
David
Character 3 Age: 
27
Character 3 Description: 
David has the same struggles with connection just like Rosie does. When he sees Rosie for the first time, he immediately likes her, but too shy to say anything.
Character 4 Name: 
Hazel
Character 4 Age: 
26
Character 4 Description: 
Hazel once had a boyfriend who liked when there’s a chicken in the room while he has sex with someone. One night Hazel collected all of her courage, she packed her clothes and left the house with the chicken.
Character 5 Name: 
Frida
Character 5 Age: 
35-40
Character 5 Description: 
Frida is a cold-smiled therapist who looks like she has no empathy, but she just likes to be objective during the sessions. She is a brave and a bit inappropriate character, a great psychologist.
Shoot / Perf. Date(s): 
January 12, 18, 19, might be 17
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: 
Tuesday, December 31, 2019
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
Confirm Email Address: 

12:30

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
Aika Smailova
E-Mail Address: 
Phone Number: 
+1 778 918 2894
Production Company or School: 
Vancouver Film School
Producer(s): 
Aika Smailova
Director(s): 
Luciana Moreno Mora
Casting Director(s): 
Luciana Moreno Mora
Audition Location: 
Vancouver Film School
Shoot / Perf. Location(s): 
House, photo studio, Cooper's park
Compensation / Rates: 

Volunteer, meals and credit provided

Synopsis: 
Serge, an old man, who recently lost his wife spends his nights making paper boats and sending them off shore, while Marina, a professional ballerina, who got diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease tries to live without her biggest passion. One night, however, she cannot resist and starts to dance in the gazebo, the old man notices her and she runs away, only to return the next night due to inability to leave dancing. On the other hand, Serge amazed by her dance, and finally finding a relief from the grief, the next night returns to the gazebo, notices Marina and invites her for a dance.
Submission Instructions: 

Opened for both union and non-union actors
Please send an email to: shortfilm1230@gmail.com
Include headshot, resume and promo reel, if applicable

Additional Comments: 

The script requires no dialogue. We are looking for someone who is able to embody different range of emotions and feelings without a need to say anything, fully visionary story will be submitted to festivals. As for Marina, an actress with dancing experience is preferred.

Audition Date(s): 
January 14-16
Character 1 Name: 
Serge
Character 1 Age: 
60s
Character 1 Description: 
An old man, whose wife, his only company just died. Hopeless for her to come back, Serge finds himself in a constant loop of sleepless nights and recurrent past emotions. He denials his grief and acceptance until he finds inspiration to finally overcome it.
Character 2 Age: 
middle 20s - 30s
Character 2 Name: 
Marina
Character 2 Description: 
Perfectionist, professional ballerina. She was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease which made her abandon her career and life dream. Marina struggles over her loss and need to embrace her current state. She goes into a journey of self-discovery while serendipity comes into her life.
Shoot / Perf. Date(s): 
February 1st to 3rd
Project Category: 
Union Status: 
Character 1 Gender: 
Character 2 Gender: 
Is this a Student Production?: 
Submission Deadline: 
Thursday, January 9, 2020
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
Confirm Email Address: 

Pup

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
Dylan Schmid
E-Mail Address: 
Phone Number: 
7786775611
Production Company or School: 
Independent
Producer(s): 
Kaitlyn Bernard, Dylan Schmid
Director(s): 
Kaitlyn Bernard, Dylan Schmid
Casting Director(s): 
Kaitlyn Bernard, Dylan Schmid
Audition Location: 
TBD
Compensation / Rates: 

$100/day

Synopsis: 
A young boy forced to get out of the house ventures with his best friend on a seemingly endless railroad track. Their trip comes to a halt when they encounter a familiar figure.
Submission Instructions: 

Please email pupshortfilm@gmail.com a headshot, resume and demo (if available). Looking forward to your submission!

Additional Comments: 

Link to credentials:
Dylan Schmid: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm4415201/
Kaitlyn Bernard: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm5305557/

Audition Date(s): 
Dec 13th-14th & Callbacks Dec 19th
Character 1 Name: 
Jack
Character 1 Age: 
10-12
Character 1 Description: 
Caring and kind hearted towards his younger sister LILY, he would do anything for her except when he's hanging out with TOMMIE because that's "boy time". Jack has with an obsession with a video game called WOLF HUNTER and when he's told that he can no longer stay inside all weekend, he meets up with Tommie, The pair decide to venture out into the forest, however Jack's paranoia gets the best of him when they lose each other after a heated argument. (LEAD)
Character 2 Age: 
10-12
Character 2 Name: 
Tommie
Character 2 Description: 
Natural-born leader and fearless. JACK and Tommie grew up together and have been best friends since they were little. Now faced with the awkward stages of adolescence, Tommie decides to lie to Jack about having kissed a girl that they both like. The pair like to joke around with one another, go on adventures and play video games. (LEAD)
Character 3 Name: 
Mary
Character 3 Age: 
Early 40's
Character 3 Description: 
JACK and LILY'S mom. Mary is loving, supportive and easy-going. She wants the best for both of her kids.
Character 4 Name: 
Lily
Character 4 Age: 
6-8
Character 4 Description: 
Sweet and innocent, younger sister to JACK our lead. Jack is her role model and she looks up to him greatly.
Project Category: 
Union Status: 
Character 1 Gender: 
Character 2 Gender: 
Character 3 Gender: 
Character 4 Gender: 
Is this a Student Production?: 
Submission Deadline: 
Thursday, December 19, 2019
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
Confirm Email Address: 

Broken Heart

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
Ashley Choi
E-Mail Address: 
Phone Number: 
7787732276
Production Company or School: 
New Westminster Secondary School
Producer(s): 
Ashley Choi, Alyssa Choi, Laura Solkoski, Reina Garcia
Director(s): 
Reina Garcia
Casting Director(s): 
Alyssa Choi
Audition Location: 
New Westminster
Shoot / Perf. Location(s): 
New Westminster/Burnaby
Compensation / Rates: 

Volunteer project, but you will gain valuable experience and demo reel.

Synopsis: 
A shy and quiet boy sends out his metaphorical heart to his crush and what follows is a symbolic depiction of a heartbreak.
Submission Instructions: 

Please submit your headshot, resume and demo reel(if applicable) - alyssahchoi@gmail.com

Additional Comments: 

You do not need to be experienced or a professional actor, we are just seeking committed and enthusiastic individuals.

Audition Date(s): 
TBA
Character 1 Name: 
Boy
Character 1 Age: 
15-19
Character 1 Description: 
A quiet, reserved teenager who wants the attention of his crush. Open ethnicity.
Character 2 Age: 
15-19
Character 2 Name: 
Girl
Character 2 Description: 
Open ethnicity. A pretty, popular and smart girl who Boy has a crush on.
Character 3 Name: 
Girl 2
Character 3 Age: 
15-19
Character 3 Description: 
Open ethnicity. Quiet and observant, has a crush on Boy.
Character 4 Name: 
Delivery Man
Character 4 Age: 
19-40
Character 4 Description: 
Open ethnicity. The delivery person who organizes mail and delivers to doors.
Shoot / Perf. Date(s): 
Jan-Feb 2020
Project Category: 
Union Status: 
Character 1 Gender: 
Character 2 Gender: 
Character 3 Gender: 
Character 4 Gender: 
Is this a Student Production?: 
Submission Deadline: 
Friday, December 20, 2019
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
Confirm Email Address: 

My first and my Last

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
hampus bjorkefelt
E-Mail Address: 
Phone Number: 
0706469621
Production Company or School: 
Platypuspuss
Producer(s): 
hampus bjorkefelt
Director(s): 
Hampus Bjorkefelt
Casting Director(s): 
Hampus Bjorkefelt
Audition Location: 
self tape
Shoot / Perf. Location(s): 
TBD in the will be in the Vancouver aria
Compensation / Rates: 

Credit and Food

Synopsis: 
Kim and Wilhelm are both hiding from there respective exes in a cuot room at a house party. The start boinging over the fact that both have been cheated on and a romance is formed.
Submission Instructions: 

It will be a Self-tape submission send an email to Platypuspuss@gmail.com if interested you will be sent the sides.

Additional Comments: 

If you would like to see what we have done here is the link to our youtube channel. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjOsxxCAiTo9lpkRh5kh0jQ

we have a short and a bio that are soon being submitted to film festivals.

Audition Date(s): 
from 1/12-19 to the 20/12-19
Character 1 Name: 
Kim
Character 1 Age: 
18-30
Character 1 Description: 
Kim is charming but shy. she has realized that her submissive makes me take advantage of her and now is trying to find a way to get what she wants in a relationship.
Character 2 Age: 
18-30
Character 2 Name: 
Allan
Character 2 Description: 
Kim cheating ex will just have one line Slavic features preferred
Shoot / Perf. Date(s): 
28/12-19
Project Category: 
Union Status: 
Character 1 Gender: 
Character 2 Gender: 
Is this a Student Production?: 
Submission Deadline: 
Friday, December 20, 2019
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
Confirm Email Address: 

Chokehold

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
Reagan Giasson
E-Mail Address: 
Phone Number: 
431-34-7372
Production Company or School: 
Capilano University
Producer(s): 
Mekelah Brown
Director(s): 
Nathalie Taylor
Casting Director(s): 
Reagan Giasson
Audition Location: 
Capilano University North Vancouver
Shoot / Perf. Location(s): 
Vancouver
Compensation / Rates: 

Not paid

Synopsis: 
A pizza delivery man knocks on the front door of a house with no response. Inside, a young girl takes notice and visits rooms around the house notifying the various people inside that dinner is here. Inside the bedroom, two girls braid each others hair, while one aggressive eats her own hair. In the living room, a lavishly dressed host entertains three guests who dance and gossip around the room. A middle-aged women alone in a dark room looks through a vanity mirror, her reflection is an older version of herself. Her reflection reaches through the mirror and applies a green moisturizer to her cheeks, it clears away the wrinkles and blemishes. The young girl knocks on the door and the women, now younger looking exists the room. A vogue dancer moves down the hallway snaking down the stairs in rhythmic patterns. Outside the backyard, a women 'suntans' under the moonlight while an elderly man in a garden of house lamps, 'plants' lightbulbs into the ground. Finally, the young girl answers the pizza man's call and opens the door. The dinner party dines happily on....the pizza boy.
Submission Instructions: 

Please email reaganjade10@gmail.com headshots and resume. A reel would be great as well if you have one.

Additional Comments: 

There is no dialogue in this screenplay but any dance or acting experience is a major plus! This is being shot as a fashion commercial for a local brand.

Audition Date(s): 
December 13th and 15th
Character 1 Name: 
YOUNG GIRL
Character 1 Age: 
16
Character 1 Description: 
She is the guide throughout the house. Innocent, youthful, simple. Like everyones younger sibling.
Character 2 Age: 
18
Character 2 Name: 
THE TEENAGERS
Character 2 Description: 
Best friends having a sleepover. Seniors in high school, angsty, messy, goofballs. They don’t care what others think. They look alike.
Character 3 Name: 
THE HOST AND DINNER GUESTS
Character 3 Age: 
20+
Character 3 Description: 
Group of lavishly dressed friends, the host is electric, and dramatic. Guest Two is self absorbed and boisterous withGuest Three is bored and unamused.
Character 4 Name: 
THE WITCH
Character 4 Age: 
50+
Character 4 Description: 
A younger version of herself stares into a mirror to see an older version of herself. The younger one: intense, desperate. Older one; wise, mysterious. This character will be played by 2 separate people. One younger, one elderly.
Character 5 Name: 
THE GARDNER
Character 5 Age: 
45+
Character 5 Description: 
Tending to his garden of house lamps. Gentle, mysterious, careful.
Additional Characters: 

The Dancer:
Intense, snake-like, a moment of movement and fluidity. Must have dancing experience

Pizza Boy:
An unfortunate victim. Innocent, unknowing, careless

Shoot / Perf. Date(s): 
January 24, 25, 26
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: 
Saturday, December 14, 2019
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
Confirm Email Address: 

My Face On You

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
Rachel Michetti
E-Mail Address: 
Phone Number: 
514-616-4316
Production Company or School: 
Independent
Producer(s): 
Rachel Michetti
Director(s): 
Rachel Michetti
Casting Director(s): 
Rachel Michetti
Audition Location: 
Online
Shoot / Perf. Location(s): 
Mount pleasant
Compensation / Rates: 

Non paid. TFP, footage and digital photo files

Synopsis: 
Prints and fashion film productions for a brand new T-shirt line online boutique. The brand is young fresh, grungy and tom Boyish. Looking for girls with attitude that can have fun in front of the camera. You will be interacting with other models.
Submission Instructions: 

Send head shots and full body photo as well as show reel if you have, to myfaceonyou@gmail.com

Additional Comments: 

Mostly indoors, might do outdoors if weather allows it.

Audition Date(s): 
nov 28th till December 15th
Character 1 Name: 
Models
Character 1 Age: 
13-24
Character 1 Description: 
pretty, charming, beautiful, edgy, anything goes, as long as you can easily express yourself in front of a camera!
Shoot / Perf. Date(s): 
many different dates, TBA
Project Category: 
Union Status: 
Character 1 Gender: 
Is this a Student Production?: 
Submission Deadline: 
Sunday, December 15, 2019
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
Confirm Email Address: 

The Vanishing Point

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
John Lewis James
Phone Number: 
778-834-8325
Production Company or School: 
The Weekend Films
Producer(s): 
Bo Wen Xi, John Lewis James
Director(s): 
John Lewis James
Casting Director(s): 
John Lewis James
Audition Location: 
Online, Vancouver
Shoot / Perf. Location(s): 
Vancouver
Compensation / Rates: 

Volunteer, with all footage provided for the actors and on-set meals provided.

Synopsis: 
Sasha struggles with day-to-day rituals of modern post-industrial society due to a hidden trauma in her past.
Submission Instructions: 

Please submit a head-shot, resume and demo-reel/ acting sample if possible to theweekendfilms@outlook.com along with the part that you are interested in submitting for.

Audition Date(s): 
Online auditions Nov 22-Dec 15, and then mid-December for in-person
Character 1 Name: 
Sasha
Character 1 Age: 
Mid-20's
Character 1 Description: 
Sasha is a depressed young woman who struggles to function in the financial world that she works in, in which everything is for sale. We are looking for mixed race, Asian-Caucasian actors for this role.
Character 2 Age: 
Mid-late 20's
Character 2 Name: 
Justine
Character 2 Description: 
Justine is a happily married young woman who lives an idyllic life working in real estate renovation and sales. We are looking for mixed race, Asian-Caucasian actors for this role.
Character 3 Name: 
Mom (Becky)
Character 3 Age: 
40+
Character 3 Description: 
An independent widowed mother, Becky works closely with her daughter Justine in the real-estate business. She is very modern: liberal yet pragmatic and cares deeply for the well-being of her daughters. We are looking for a Caucasian actor for this role.
Character 4 Name: 
Boss (Luna)
Character 4 Age: 
40+
Character 4 Description: 
Luna is a perfect manager, highly professional, pragmatic and often disliked by her workers as a result.
Shoot / Perf. Date(s): 
Late January
Project Category: 
Union Status: 
Character 1 Gender: 
Character 2 Gender: 
Character 3 Gender: 
Character 4 Gender: 
Is this a Student Production?: 
Submission Deadline: 
Sunday, December 15, 2019
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
Confirm Email Address: