Lead & supporting roles available in AUS crime/comedy feature - NSW

New South Wales, Australia

The Margin of Things - Feature Film will shoot from end of August 2012 for an estimated 4 weeks

Lead & supporting roles available in AUS crime/comedy feature - NSW

Casting complete. Applications are now closed.

The Margin of Things - Feature Film, will shoot from end of August 2012 for an estimated 4 weeks.

It will be shot in and around Sydney.
Shooting in Clovelly, Coogee, Randwick, Newtown, Camperdown, Marrickville, Petersham Roselle & Balmain

It is an Australian Crime / Comedy - you could say its like an Australian Lock, Stock & 2 smoking barrels.

The shooting style will be influenced by films like HEAT, SNATCH, LAYER-CAKE, HARD EIGHT, DRIVE & GAME OF THRONES

The crew has been locked down and now its time for the Cast.

The film is an original work by Martin Williams; it has been adapted for the screen and has been tweaked to deliver the most emotional impact.
It is a contemporary film and we are looking at a number of new and diverse distribution methods.

This is aimed at being a commercially successful film with a cinema release. It is a great script.

It will be aimed at being a selected feature for the 2013 Cannes Film Festival.

Please only apply for Auditioning if you are willing to take part in helping to promote the film, TV-Radio-Print interviews etc.
We are hoping to discover some new talent in this process.

Applications to this casting call require:
• A phone number
• A profile photo
• A profile video

Payment details: Deferred payment


HURRY!!  Applications now closing end of June!!!!!!!!

Please apply before then to have any chance...
Thank you all for the support - so much talent applying.

Edited 13 June 2012


Hi All, Response has been nothing short of fantastic - we have all been very impressed. Remember to go the the margin of things facebook page and like it - it will really help us with investors - Hurry only ten days left!! Please do not worry if we have not contacted you yet - I'm oversea's at the moment and we will review all applicants in the first week of July.... Scott (Producer)

Edited 20 June 2012

Applications to this casting call require:
  • A phone number
  • A profile photo

BRYAN

Bryan
Bryan is the lead character in the film; we follow his story arc as the central spine to the film.

He is still in pain after his father’s recent demise. He owes Phil (loan shark) some money and needs to pay him back pronto.

Males aged 24 to 33 from New South Wales, Australia

Males, aged 24 to 33 from New South Wales, Australia

  • Height: 177 cm / 5ft 10in - 190 cm / 6ft 3in
  • Ethnicity: White / Caucasian
  • Minimum Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles
  • Attended drama school: Yes

ALANA

Alana
Alana is a beautiful girl who inadvertently ends up at the center of all the trouble, she is street smart, very beautiful, and charismatic.

Partial nudity is required for this roll, not gratuitous - more information regarding this can be obtained upon request.

Females aged 18 to 30 from New South Wales, Australia

Females, aged 18 to 30 from New South Wales, Australia (nudity may be required)

  • Height: 167 cm / 5ft 6in - 177 cm / 5ft 10in
  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience
  • Ethnicity: White / Caucasian

JOE

Joe
Joe is a tough ex-con; he has just been released from prison. He is a no nonsense guy who knows all the main characters in the film.

Joe ends up being the big game changer in the film.

Males aged 36 to 45 from New South Wales, Australia

Males, aged 36 to 45 from New South Wales, Australia

  • Height: 172 cm / 5ft 8in - 185 cm / 6ft 1in
  • Minimum Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles

PHIL

Phil
Phil is an established loan shark with many fingers in many pies. He has leant Bryan some interest free money for his father’s medical expenses and now wants it back.

You do not cross Phil - everybody knows that. He is well dressed and has a sharp mind and a sharper tongue.

Males aged 45 to 60 from New South Wales, Australia

Males, aged 45 to 60 from New South Wales, Australia

  • Height: 172 cm / 5ft 8in - 180 cm / 5ft 11in
  • Minimum Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles

DYLAN

Dylan
Dylan is a very wealthy bachelor, and a major supporter of an Australian sports team.

Dylan is a smart operator who has done very well for himself.

Males aged 48 to 65 from New South Wales, Australia

Males, aged 48 to 65 from New South Wales, Australia

  • Height: 172 cm / 5ft 8in - 182 cm / 6ft 0in
  • Minimum Acting experience: Previous unpaid speaking roles

TRENT

Trent
Trent is a weedy up and coming drug dealer. He has done well for himself so far and dresses badly in expensive clothes.

Trent is gaining a reputation as a man on the move - albeit in the wrong circles.

Males aged 23 to 30 from New South Wales, Australia

Males, aged 23 to 30 from New South Wales, Australia

  • Height: 160 cm / 5ft 3in - 180 cm / 5ft 11in
  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience

PHIL'S MINDER

Phil's Minder
Big man - slow in action - but not in size - he is the best minder in the business.

This character needs to look like he means business even when smiling.

Males aged 35 to 60 from New South Wales, Australia

Males, aged 35 to 60 from New South Wales, Australia

  • Height: 172 cm / 5ft 8in - 195 cm / 6ft 5in
  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience

GLENN

Glenn
Glen is married to Tina - and a good friend of Dylan's.
He has 2 boys, Mark and Thom.

He does not like Marks attitude at all.

Males aged 50 to 65 from New South Wales, Australia

Males, aged 50 to 65 from New South Wales, Australia

  • Height: 172 cm / 5ft 8in - 187 cm / 6ft 2in
  • Ethnicity: White / Caucasian
  • Minimum Acting experience: Extra

TINA

Tina
Tina is married to Glenn; She is Mark's mother.
She is a wealthy sophisticated woman.

Females aged 49 to 60 from New South Wales, Australia

Females, aged 49 to 60 from New South Wales, Australia

  • Height: 170 cm / 5ft 7in - 185 cm / 6ft 1in
  • Ethnicity: White / Caucasian
  • Minimum Acting experience: Extra

THOM

Thom
Thom is Marks brother - He is a goody two shoes

Males aged 24 to 29 from New South Wales, Australia

Males, aged 24 to 29 from New South Wales, Australia

  • Height: 170 cm / 5ft 7in - 185 cm / 6ft 1in
  • Minimum Acting experience: No previous acting experience
  • Ethnicity: White / Caucasian

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Listing created: 12 June 2012

Applications closed: 30 June 2012

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