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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

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 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 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 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.


Actor of average to slight build, Louisiana accent, must look between 30-34.

Woman who looks between 60-65. Louisiana accent.

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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