Actors for Feature Film, Based in Norway
Please, only professional, friendly and motivated actors need apply. These are demanding, credible roles that will require commitment.
With respect, no time wasters or people that are listed as being every talent there is, actor, dancer, model, presenter, director etc etc, we don't need crew. We are looking for gifted actors and actresses only, for a beautiful film. So if you have passion and want to create a cinematic piece of art with a great small production team who love what they do, please apply.
You will be offered a buy out fee for your service, plus travel, accommodation and food.
The film will also feature:
1: An original soundtrack
2: Behind the scenes book
3: Behind the scenes documentary
You must be available from the 1st of September to the 16th of September as a block book out. If that is an issue due to work, family, life etc please do not apply. The available roles are heavily featured with a lot of dialogue to learn and deliver.
Please research the play before applying. The new adaption will be shot in modern times, not the 1800's.
Please note if you have a strong northern (British) accent or Scottish, we will not pursue your application. These roles require a more southern English/midlands accent.
Audition / Rehearsal / Production dates1st of September to the 16th of September 2019.
You will fly out to Norway early on the 1st of September, finish filming in the evening of the 15th of September and travel home early on the 16th of September.
Payment TBC - This will be a buy out fee. To also include travel costs, accommodation and food will also be provided for the duration of the production.
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The local doctor of a small holiday town in Northern Norway. He has been married once before, but his wife passed away several years before meeting Ellida. He is a kind and sympathetic character, one who is calm but stern in nature, he has a forgiving side. He has a deep soothing voice and a gentle stare, his love for his wife Ellid is great and of intense passion. His name means to wander or is also a possible derivation of “field” and may be of German origin.
Males, aged 40 to 55
Wangel’s daughter by his first wife. She has taken care of the house and her father since her mother’s death. She expresses desires to get away and learn about the world, she is a dreamer and wants to be inspired by something new in life, but feels responsible for her father, in a way she feels trapped. Close in age to Ellida, she has a gentle side to her nature. Her name is derived from Bothild, the first element Bot means “bettering, remedy, compensation. She longs for something new.
Females, aged 30 to 35
Wangel’s second daughter by his first wife. She is mischievous and critical of Ellida, though she very much wants to be close to her, but is scared to. She finds it hard to make friends and has a more dark side to her personality, she has a stare that is hard to understand. A more complex person, but with something unique and beautiful about her. She shows a morbid fascination with Lyngstrand’s imminent death.
Females, aged 20 to 30
Bolette’s former tutor and Ellida’s former suitor. He is nearly forty and shows personality characteristics very similar to Wangel’s, that of a more gentle, kind nature. Someone with consistency and reliability. He proposed to Ellida ten years ago in Skoldvic when he was her former sweetheart. Ellida refused because she said, she already was betrothed. Arnholm still has a deep love for Ellida.
Males, aged 35 to 40
Young, naïve, and frail, an aspiring sculptor. He romanticizes the roles of women and artists, he has a joyous way about him, artistic and eccentric. Hans is a derivative of John and means “God is gracious.” Lynstrand means Beach Heather - small heathlike plant covered with white down growing on beaches in northeastern North America. Lyngstrand stops at the Wangels’ house. His story of a sailor and his wife reawakens in Ellida’s mind memory of the sailor who had betrothed himself to her years.
Males, aged 18 to 25
A middle-aged painter and jack of all trades, lives in a fantasy world. He has been in town for eighteen years after coming as a theatre company’s scene painter. He is foreign, but acclimatized. He is also a self-proclaimed haricutter, a Dancing Master, and Leader of the Brass Band. However he is still a thoughtful and influential individual in society.
Males, aged 35 to 55
A mysterious man who symbolically married Ellida many years earlier in a passionate encounter. He has sailed the world and gone by many names. He is handsome and confident, someone who knows what he wants and has a long lasting effect over the woman in his life. However he can never stay in one place, a lost soul always searching for something or someone, if he finds it he feels the need to run again.
Males, aged 30 to 40
- Located in London, UK
- Joined May, 2019