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Talent Needed for Short Film “A Man Of Limited Emotional Needs” – Shreveport, LA

Casting Call Details:
Production Title: “A Man of Limited Emotional Means”
Production Type: Independent
Project Length: Short Film (15 minutes)

Project Format: 2.39:1

Production Location: Shreveport, LA

Production Company: Thirty-Three 05 Productions

Director: Alejandra Valera

Casting Directors: Alejandra Valera & Christopher Barrett

Audition Location: TBA, Shreveport, LA

Shooting Location: Shreveport-Bossier

Please send photo, resume, and video link of work, if available.

Compensation: Yes

KEY DATES
Auditions: Saturday, May 26, 2012 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM (Please note all auditions will be given a specific time within this window. Drop-in auditions will be not accepted.)

Call Backs: Via Skype, the following week.

Shooting Starts: June 18, 2012

Shooting Ends: June 21, 2012

Synopsis: How much does your upbringing affect who you will become as a parent? Nine-year-old Bell adores his unreliable father, Jackson. When his parents divorce, Bell must become Jackson’s friend, cohort and at times caregiver — often with disappointing results.

Set in the 1970s in Shreveport-Bossier City, Louisiana A MAN OF LIMITED EMOTIONAL MEANS examines family relationships and all of its complexities.

Character BIOS

[BELL] [GENDER: MALE] [AGE: 9]
Bell Beaulieu is an introspective, quirky boy who loves Star Wars and his father. When his parents divorce, he must carry the burden and heartbreak of a father that is usually making the wrong choices. Louisiana accent, longer 70s-style boy’s hair cut a plus.

[JACKSON] [GENDER: MALE] [AGE: 38-43]
Jackson Beaulieu is a brilliant overachieving, underachiever. He loves his son, but loves himself more. Charismatic, yet a complete cad. Actor must be of average to slight build, motorcycle rider a plus. Louisiana accent. Longer 70s-style men’s hair cut also a plus.

[PRUDENCE] [GENDER: FEMALE] [AGE: 36-41]
Prudence Beaulieu is a no-nonsense mother of three: two teenage girls from a previous marriage and Bell from current marriage to Jackson. Two failed marriages has left her angry and disillusioned, but with a faint sense of hope. Louisiana accent.

OTHER

[ADULT BELL] [GENDER: MALE] [AGE: 30-34]
Actor of average to slight build, Louisiana accent, must look between 30-34.

[OLDER PRU] [GENDER: FEMALE] [AGE: 60-65]
Woman who looks between 60-65. Louisiana accent.

[MARLENE] [GENDER: FEMALE] [AGE: 17]
Marlene is your typical bad girl. Makes bad choices and doesn’t care. Youthful look, voluptuous body type, long hair. Actor should be over 18, but must look between 16-18.

Casting Calls Categories: Short Film Casting Calls / Young Actors Casting Calls
Audition Date: May 26, 2012
Project: Talent Needed for Short Film – A Man Of Limited Emotional Needs
Casting Call Location: Shreveport, LA

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