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Little Nations Short Film Casting Call

Little Nations is a short film to be shot this summer in the Rogers Park neighborhood of Chicago. It will be going into the festival circuit in winter/spring of 2020. The dates of shooting are July 22-30. SAG production. Pay is $140 per day, but most actors will only be required for 3hrs, which will be counted as a day.

Log line:

Little Nations follows a momentous piece of mail as it travels through the hands and into the worlds of children from a rich array of cultures that constitute North Chicago's Rogers Park neighborhood. Coming to a poignant climax, it will illuminate the true multicultural spirit of America.


Akeem: Male, 8-12, Middle Eastern American
Maya: 30-38, Female, Middle Eastern
Dominique: Male, 12-14, African American
Brad: Male, 12-14, Caucasian
Sam: Male, 9-11, Caucasian
Ayesha female, 13-14, any ethnicity
Ayesha's dad: Male, 35-45, any ethnicity (but same as Ayesha)
Carlos: 14-15, Male, Mexican American
Juan: 30-35 Male, Mexican American
Ricardo: Male, 28-45, Latino, Flamboyant gay man
Arjun: Male, 14-15, Indian American
Bhakti: female, 11, Indian American
Pari: female, (Bhakti and Arjun's mother): 34-46

Project Type:  Short Status:  Union Salary:  $140.00/day Ethnicity:  Any Ethnicity
Sex:  Male Female Age:  all ages Role:  Actor City:  Chicago IL

Auditions will be held Tuesday the 9th, Friday the 12th, and Saturday the 13th. Contact director/producer Maria Allred at [email protected] to reserve your time slot and receive your sides.

Project Details

Company:  Allred Films
Deadline: EXPIRED (128 days ago)

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