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Casting Call for Short Film “Tokens” – New York, NY

Casting Call Details:
Project Type Short Film
Submission Type Self Response
Location Brooklyn, NY

WE ARE CASTING NEW SHORT FILM – Casting in July to shoot in Sept – looking for female actor 28-38 to play daughter role and male actor 50-65 to play father. Short Film is part one of a multi-part film series in which the same actors will inhabit different roles as we look at the power dynamics between various relationships. Each film will be able to stand alone, like a short story, but together they will become chapters to one larger narrative—how we live with, and amongst, each other.

Role #1 – Actor#1
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Daughter, age 28-38, has a loving but dysfunctional relationship with her father, whom she idolizes and wishes she had a stronger connection with. She has on many occasions been resolved that a stronger bond may not be possible, and become so frustrated she has thought to give up all together. Their sometimes poisonous and sometimes positive relationship though does hold them together in a continuous cycle of fighting, fuming, repairing and repeating. Her love and admiration for the father he could be moves her to continuously fight for their relationship.

Gender: Female
Age: from 28-38
Additional talents a plus: Bi-Lingual- please list language(s), Musical (Guitar background).

Role # 2 – Actor#2
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Father, age 50-65, loves, admirers, and adores his daughter and is pained and frustrated with himself that he can’t love her the way she wants to be loved. Has spent a lifetime as a journalist that kept him from being a larger part of her life when she was growing up and sought to over compensate by making a bigger deal about the times they were able to spend together. His self absorptions and insecurities though created a barrier between his wife — now ex-wife — but whom he still holds a candle for, and his daughter who he is desperate to reconnect and thus reconnect to a piece of his ex-wife.

Gender: Male
Age: from 50-65
Additional talents a plus: Bi-Lingual- please list language(s), Musical (Guitar background).

Casting Calls Categories: Short Film Casting Calls / Union Casting Calls / Non-union Casting Calls
Audition Date: Early August
Project: Tokens
Casting Call Location: New York, NY

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