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Casting 1 Male and 1 Female role for STUDENT FILM Project


Submitted by JonyHwang on Thu, 10/11/2018 - 03:33

Casting 'Voyage', a somber student short films about two East Asian siblings dealing with a particularly traumatic event, leading to both of them drifting apart, ultimately confronting each other in a huge fight. Jim, the eldest of the siblings, is trying to recover from alcoholism after the event, subsequently taking the role of a parental figure in order to take care of his mentally unstable sister, Joy.

This short film is primarily a short 4-5 minute conversational piece.

Jim (Lead) Age range: 22-32
East Asian (Chinese, Japanese, Taiwanese, Vietnamese, Korean). A recovering alcoholic, taking upon a rather dysfunctional parental figure of his younger sister, Joy, after the death of their parents, and Joy's battle with severe depression.

Joy (Lead) Age range: 18-28
Eastern Asian (Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Taiwanese, Vietnamese). A young woman who's battling with severe depression, holds strong contempt with his brother for his past behaviors. Her condition stops her from leaving the house.

looking for cover photos and video reel.


Project Type:  Short Status:  Non-Union Salary:  $75.00/ day Ethnicity:  Asian
Sex:  Male Female Age:  21 - 24 Role:  Actor City:  Oakville/Toronto

Needs East Asian actors for both roles. Will cover food and transportation expanses.
Rehearsal won't be paid the same amount as the shooting fee, can negotiate.
Rehearsal for one day on any day from October 18 - 21.
Shooting will take two days on any day from October 22-29.

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Project Details

Project Title:  Voyage
Short Synopsis:  Casting 'Voyage', a somber student short films about two East Asian siblings dealing with a particularly traumatic event, leading to both of them drifting apart, ultimately confronting each other in a huge fight. Jim, the eldest of the siblings, is trying to recover from alcoholism after the event, subsequently taking the role of a parental figure in order to take care of his mentally unstable sister, Joy.
Producer:  Matthew Kennedy
Director:  Jony Hwang
Company:  Sheridan College
Deadline: EXPIRED (49 days ago)

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