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CASTING CALL FOR CAFFE DEMETRE/NERF COMMERCIALS


Submitted by themicmic on Wed, 10/04/2017 - 17:48

Audition Dates: Oct. 13-14, 2017

Shoot Dates: Nov. 3-5, 2017

Note:
This is a non-paying student film and no permit is required. Actors will receive a copy of the finished film for their demo reel. Food provided. Travel expenses reimbursed. (Transportation will be provided if necessary.)

SYNOPSIS:

Caffe Demetre Tah-Dah!:
A launch party host hypnotizes an audience with the newest creation from Caffé Demetre. Their descriptions are so entrancing they cause themselves to eat the new menu item before the audience gets to see it. (Please note that this will be an overnight shoot.)

Nerf Zombie Blasters:
A group of mundane office workers cope with boredom by fantasizing what it's like to be at war using Nerf Zombie Blasters.

CHARACTERS:

NARRATOR/HOST (Caffé Demetre) - Male/Female, Age 20-45
Open ethnicity. Host of the night. Late night sidekick-like character who is testing out their own hosting skills. Distinguished, amiable, and a member of high society with political schmooze and an announcer’s voice.

JOHNSON (Nerf) - Male, Age 25 - 35
Open ethnicity. A data entry clerk in a large corporation. He's slowly been beaten down by the daily drudgery and predictable routine of daily life in a corporate office. He lives for the Fridays when they turn their office workspace into a Nerf battlefield.

In the battlefield: Sgt. Johnson
A natural born leader with a fiercely loyal connection to the members of his unit. He feels responsible for the people who follow him and would never leave anyone behind. Brave and unafraid of death, willing to face down danger to protect his friends and loved ones.

ADAMS (Nerf) - Male, Age 20 - 35
Open ethnicity. A data entry clerk in a large corporation. He's slowly been beaten down by the daily drudgery and predictable routine of daily life in a corporate office. He harbours a secret love for drama and acting. He lives for the Fridays when they turn their office workspace into a Nerf battlefield, where they play different roles, and he can satisfy his urge to perform.

In the battlefield: Pvt. Adams
A young soldier experiencing his first taste of battle. He’s always been ashamed of his fear of death and danger. He has always been afraid that he will become a coward and run away when faced with real adversity.

THE MANAGER (Nerf) - Female, Age 30 - 40
Open ethnicity. A young, professional woman who has climbed her way up to a management position in a large corporation. She commands respect from her peers by projecting strength and severity, concealing a vivacious and playful attitude that comes through outside of working hours.


Project Type:  Commercial Status:  Non-Union Salary:  $0.00/ day Ethnicity:  Any Ethnicity
Sex:  Male Female Age:  all ages Role:  Actor City:  Canada Ontario Toronto

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Project Details

Project Title:  Caffe Demetre Tah-Dah! / Nerf Zombie Blasters Commercials
Short Synopsis:  Caffe Demetre Tah-Dah!: A launch party host hypnotizes an audience with the newest creation from Caffé Demetre. Their descriptions are so entrancing they cause themselves to eat the new menu item before the audience gets to see it. (Please note that this will be an overnight shoot.) Nerf Zombie Blasters: A group of mundane office workers cope with boredom by fantasizing what it's like to be at war using Nerf Zombie Blasters.
Producer:  Kate Ellis
Director:  Cole Yurkiw (Caffe Demetre) / Nnamdi Umeugo (Nerf)
Casting Director:  Micah-el Juane
Company:  Humber College
Deadline: EXPIRED (559 days ago)

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