Friday, April 18, 2008

Tucson: Casting call, Feature Film, Spanish speakers wanted




Sent: Thursday, April 17, 2008 3:36 AM
Subject: [Tucson Actors Forum] VientoFuego Productions casting Sexo en Paraiso (Spanish speakers wanted)


Production: Sexo en Paraiso (Sex in Paradise)
Type: Feature Film
Union: Non-Union
Director and Producer: Ben Lopez

Audition or Casting Contact: Ben Lopez
Production Company: VientoFuego Productions
Address: 13171 E. Lousiana Drive; Tucson, AZ 85706

Casting Details: Tucson filmmaker Ben Lopez is currently casting for Sexo en Paraiso, his
next independent feature film. His production company, VientoFuego Productions, will be
shooting from mid May through July, 2008. Ben is looking for Spanish-speaking actors for
several roles. Résumés and headshots can be e-mailed to him at
or sent directly to VientoFuego Productions, 1371 E. Louisiana Drive, Tucson, AZ 85706.

Production Location(s): Tucson, Southern Arizona and possibly Rocky Point, Mexico.

Compensation: Meals, full credit and a copy of the film will be provided.

Cast Breakdown:

Blanca, (Female, 19-29 yrs. old, Spanish speaker) - Intelligent, sexy and mysterious,
Blanca embodies temptation and danger.

Alex, (Female, 19-29 yrs. old, Spanish speaker) - Tough, sweet and a hopeless romantic,
Alex seeks true love sometimes in forbidden places.

Detective Sanchez, (Male, 28-48 yrs. old, Spanish speaker) - Relentless and tragically
flawed. Sanchez is completely obsessed by a recent criminal case.

Raul, (Male, 18-36 yrs. old, Spanish speaker) - A pothead with a great but dark sense of
humor. Raul is an important element of a criminal investigation.

Carlos, (Male, 18-32 yrs. old, athletic build) - A true alpha male, Carlos is intense,
aggressive and highly unstable.

Blanca's Dad, (Male, 38 to 58 yrs. old, Spanish speaker) - A devout conservative, he drives
his daughter crazy.

Blanca's Mom, (Female, 38 to 38 yrs. old, Spanish speaker) - A devout conservative, she
drives her daughter crazy.

Alex's Dad, (Male, 38 to 58 yrs. old, Spanish speaker) - With a heart of gold, he loves his
daughter and wants the best for her future.

Alex's Mom, (Female, 38 to 38 yrs. old, Spanish speaker) - Deeply religious. Although she
wants Alex to marry and have children as soon as possible.

Police Officer #1, (Male, 18-28 yrs. old) - A rookie in the police force. He's teamed up with
a veteran officer to clean up crime scenes.

Police Officer #2, (Male, 28-38 yrs. old) - A veteran of the police force, he is disgruntled,
bitter and mean.

**Rough Outline of Time Commitment: 3 to 20 days of actual production spread over two
and a half months (depending on the role).**


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