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Main and Supporting Actors Required for Short Student Thriller Film

Main and Supporting Actors Required for Short Student Thriller Film

Sheffield, UK
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We are a group of Hallam students in our final year looking for actors to audition for our final project. The short film, 'Dreamcatcher', is a hybrid of Sci-fi and Thriller set in modern times.

SYNOPSIS
An aspiring musician with dreams of making it big, faces daily internal struggles about whether she is good enough to persue her ambitions. The clinical, and seemingly perfect, company 'Magpie' offers a service which can remove unattainable dreams/ambitions from ones head in order to achieve an internal peace. However, there is a dark secret behind 'Magpie'.

Audition / Rehearsal / Production dates

Rehearsal dates are 2nd - 5th of March 2020.

Production dates are 16th - 23rd of March 2020.

Job payment

Unpaid – this is a collaboration opportunity - Student Film

Expenses paid - Travel

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Female Lead

Sam. Large Speaking Role. Sam is an aspiring musician - with an ordinary job - who has dreams of making it big as a singer and guitar player. However, her self-doubt and comments of others leads her into trouble with the corporate company 'Magpie'.

Female, aged 18 to 30

Applications closed 18 February 2020.

Female Supporting Role

Beth. Speaking Role. Beth is the Sam's, roommate. She cares for Sam but cares for herself more. She finds Sam's music annoying.

Anyone, aged 18 to 30

Applications closed 18 February 2020.

Female Supporting Role

Camille. Speaking Role. Camille is Sam's work best friend. They barely know each others personal lives. She loves art and has a kind soul. She surprisingly undergoes surgery with the company, erasing her artistic ambitions.

Female, aged 18 to 30

Applications closed 18 February 2020.

Day Player

Receptionist. Small Speaking Role. The receptionist of 'Magpie'. She appears, well-dressed, clean and robotic. Has a creepily happy smile always on her face. Appears "too perfect".

Female, aged 18 to 30

Applications closed 18 February 2020.

Day Player

Lissa. Small Speaking Role. Lissa is Sam and Camille's manager. She constantly berates them with her harsh words and cold demeanor.

Female, aged 25 to 55

Applications closed 18 February 2020.

Extras

'Magpie' Nurses. Appears "too perfect". Well-dressed, clean and robotic.

Anyone, aged 18 to 40

Applications closed 18 February 2020.

Supporting Role

The Doctor. Speaking Role. The 'Magpie' Doctor is calm and collected yet has a manipulative aura about them. They care more about the success of 'Magpie' than it's clients. They are cunning yet appear friendly and interested.

Anyone, aged 30 and over

Applications closed 18 February 2020.

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Listing created: 13 February 2020
Applications closed: 18 February 2020
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