03-22-12 – Reno, NV>San Francisco, CA – CASTING CALL for the up coming short film “The Secret Holders”
Filming on Mini DVD
5-10 minutes in length
Fiction based film
Producer: DT Thomas
Director: Glenda Savage
Seeking 1 Female Role – Melissa – Supporting Character
The character of Melissa is of European or Latin decent 27-36 years of age; feminine from an aristocratic family she has managed to stay grounded. Left home after college, she rebelled against her parent’s conservative views.
The project is called “The Secret Holders”, it involves a Lesbian couple married for five years. On the night of their 5th anniversary Melissa decides she needs to tell her wife a great family secret. Melissa reveals however if discovered it could threaten both their lives. This story follows Sydney (African American) the protagonist as we learn of the life changing effect this has on her and how she deals with the truth about Melissa’s secret.
Time commitment: It would be approximately 8 hours of time, filming can be completed in either one day or two days. The two scenes will be filmed in Oakland at the same location. One scene is in the morning the other in the early evening.
We must have all filming done by April 5, 2012.
Please submit Head Shots & Resume via email to:
THIS FILM WILL BE PART OF THE QWOCMAP FILM FESTIVAL
Callbacks will be immediately
Shoot dates April 1-3 in Oakland, CA
Please prepare a dramatic monologue and be prepared to do a cold read
Benefits – Film Festival Exposure, Meals, Reels and Travel Stipend — Submit Yourself To This Role Now: Feature Film