Thursday, March 14, 2013

CASTING CALL, "Because of Benny" a short, dramatic film


From: Kalifa Sylvia Green []
Sent: Thursday, March 14, 2013 12:21 AM



A short film being made in hopes of going to Sundance Film Festival.

CASTING FOR ACTORS!! Because of Benny is a short, dramatic film that deals with love and loss. EVERY role is EXTREMELY important and crucial to the production of this film. Below you will find a list of the roles (including a brief description) we will be casting for:

Little Benny (4-5): Young male, brown or blondish-brown hair, MUST BE ABLE TO EXPRESS EMOTIONS OF LOSS (crying, whimpering, etc.), and a youthful voice. Parent involvement is required during casting call/on set and is strictly enforced.

Youth Benny (8): [Same description as Young Benny, but with slightly older features]. Must look like he is eight.

Sally (12): Female, attractive, brown hair

Teen Sally (16): Female, attractive, brown hair

Andy (17-22): Male, tall (preferably 6'0''-6'3''), mature for his age but looks young, sweet demeanor, knows how to take control of a situation

Older Andy (30s): Male, boyfriend of Sally, older version of Andy

Older Sally (30s): Female, brown hair, thin, good mother, girlfriend of Andy

Benny's Father (40s): Male, athletic build, medium height, likeable, kind smile, brown or blonde hair, caucasian

Benny's Mother (Early 40s): Female, antagonist, suffers from post-dramatic stress, has Hypothyroidism, thin/average build, caucasian

Doctor (30-older): Male, must look the part of a Doctor

Nurses (20-older): Male or female, able to look the part

AUDITIONS will be held on Saturday, March 23, 2013 from 12pm-5pm in the Banquet Room, located at La Encantada's NORTH Restaurant: 2995 E Skyline Drive Tucson Arizona 85718 (Tel: 520-299-1600)

Actors auditioning will be expected to come prepared to perform a SHORT, DRAMATIC MONOLOGUE (from a theatrical production or film). Auditions will be recorded.

Please email Casting Director, Kalifa Green, at with your interest in auditioning, (including what role(s) you wish to audition for) and if you would like to request any other information.

We look forward to your audition and working with you soon!

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