Casting Call For Proof Of Concept Film “Not To Be Silenced”

Expires: 3/12/2024
Description

Auditions for a faith based proof of concept film called “Not To Be Silenced”. Searching for actors. ONLY LOCAL TALENT WILL BE CONSIDERED. See the roles below.

About the project:
“This film will deal with sexual assault in the church as a young girl goes through the difficulties of confronting her molester, and the church deals with facing the truth about one of their leaders.”
There will be no scenes in the proof of concept or the actual film that show the assault, that will happen off camera.

Rate:
There will be no pay for this short, but if directors get funding all cast members will be offered a paid role in the feature film. Food will be provided.

Additional info:
While directors do not have an ethnicity assigned to any character, the ethnicities of characters that are related must match and they will consider ensemble casting accordingly.
Directors plan to be shooting 3 days, shooting dates will be selected at least one month before shooting.

When applying, please include a resume and headshot.
Directors will be asking for self taped auditions, please apply for sides.

7 Project roles
Nathan
Male
30
-
40
y.o.
All ethnicities
Nathan is the youth pastor of the church that sexually attacks one of the youth.
Application deadline closed.
Julia
Female
18
-
25
y.o.
All ethnicities
Must look 16. Julia is the victim that has to deal with being assaulted.
Application deadline closed.
Mike
Male
30
-
40
y.o.
All ethnicities
Mike is Julia’s father.
Application deadline closed.
Deborah
Female
30
-
40
y.o.
All ethnicities
Deborah is Julia’s mother.
Application deadline closed.
Mark
Male
40
-
50
y.o.
All ethnicities
Mark is the pastor of the church.
Application deadline closed.
Pheobe
Female
18
-
20
y.o.
All ethnicities
Pheobe is Julia’s best friend.
Application deadline closed.
Judy
Female
30
-
40
y.o.
All ethnicities
Judy is a police detective brought in to investigate allegations of abuse.
Application deadline closed.