Still casting. This is an indie non-union 18+ rating with some mature themes. Script will be provided for the important talent to review before sign up.
Title: WHITE ROSEBUD BURNING: the Virgin and the Stalker.
Logline: An 18-year-old petite country girl is obsessed in searching for the rapist-killer who has raped her as a virgin and made her pregnant in Toronto in 1991.
Genre: Mixed bag. Psychological erotic horror thriller with suspense, drama, humour and satire.
Target: Restricted to 18+ audience. Mature Subjects contain Sex, Violence, Nudity and Coarse Language.
Themes: Sex (main), violence, religion, parenting, abortion, romance, obsession, morality, euthanasia, philosophy, etc.
Message: Sin or not, sex is natural and universal. It is neither good nor bad, thinking makes it so.
• Faith – 18-25, Female, Caucasian, Main Lead. Protagonist. Petite girl, around 5 feet to 5’-2” tall, attractive. Black shoulder length hair (preferred). Role as Ontario country girl who leaves home after high school, goes to Toronto and works as a receptionist. Wide range of acting skill is desirable.
• Stalker – 22-30, Male, Caucasian, 2nd-Lead. Robust, handsome, blond (preferred), 5’-8” to 6 feet. Role as Rapist-Killer. Blond Man in script is same as Stalker. Young Blond is made to look younger about 17.
• Dave – 22-30, Male, Caucasian, 3rd-Lead. Medical student. Naughty. Attracted to Faith, living in same apartment building. Unknown Man in script is same as Dave
• Susie - 18-25, Female, Caucasian, Supporting. Attractive face and figure. No tattoo. Faith’s high school classmate becomes a stripper in Toronto. Ability to do strip tease is very useful but can be learned.
• Harry - 18-30, Male, Caucasian. Susie’s sex partner in a barn (Minor role, simulated/discreet sex scene).
• Jenny - 18-25, Female, Caucasian, Supporting. Faith’s high school classmate. Witty. Some ability to swim is preferred. Girlfriend to Ron.
• Ron - 18-30, Male, Caucasian. Jenny’s boyfriend. Some ability to swim is preferred. Skinny dipping with Jenny in water and have sex on towels on grass. (Minor role, simulated/discreet sex scene).
• Ma – 25-40, Female, Caucasian, Supporting. Faith's mother, a farmer’s wife. Religious. insecure. Younger and older (12 years) roles.
• Father – 35-45, Male, Caucasian, Supporting. Stalker's father. A white collar professional looking character.
• Mother – 25-35, Female, Caucasian, Supporting. Stalker's mother. Attractive in appearance but deceptive and cruel.
• Old Lady - 60-70, Female. Caucasian. Saves Faith from suicide at subway, and talk at her home.
• Dr. McCrea – 40-50, Female, Caucasian. Says Faith is pregnant and asks if she wants abortion.
• City Priest – 35-45, Male. Caucasian. In confession booth with Faith only.
• Rural Priest - 55-70, Male, Caucasian. Two looks. Looks old and 12 years older. Delivering sermon.
• Judge - 45-55, Male, Caucasian. In court delivering judgment.
• Sarah – Female, Caucasian. 18 or over who looks around 12. (Minor role for short scene.)
As this is a limited budget project, compensation will be reflected with experience and part. Credits will be shown in the movie. Meal will be provided.
It is an opportunity to showcase yourselves and a good training ground to practice your craft, especially for students or alumni of acting schools who want to hone their skill.
Potential candidates only will be notified for audition. Rehearsals are required for selected cast prior to shooting for smoother takes.