SYNONYMOUS FILM OPEN CASTING CALL

FRIDAY+SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 18-­19, 2015

HARRIS -STOWE

HENRY GIVENS ADMINISTRATION BUILDING, ROOM 311

3026 LACLEDE AVENUE

ST. LOUIS, MO 63103

 

Auditions will be held for the cast of “Synonymous”, a 10 minute short film, taking an unorthodox look at the

plight of the black community. Fighting an uphill battle against two recurring enemies: the law and members

of their own community, the conflict pushes the importance of understanding one another on a human level.

ROLES:

  • Jermel Jones
  •  Lamar Jones (Jermel’s dad)
  •  Rahmar Harris
  •  Yolanda Harris (Rahmar’s mom)
  •  Brandon Adams
  •  Officer Dooley
  •  Extras
    •  thugs (3)
    • bums (2)
    • Tia (Rahmar’s girl)
    • school teacher
    • 911 operator
    • school student extras
    • funeral extras
    • street extras

LOOKING FOR:

  • Predominantly African-­American cast
    • school, funeral and street extras all ethnicities
  • Men and Women, ages 18­-24 and 35­-42
  • Able to thoroughly emote during tragic scenes

WHAT TO SUBMIT:

  • ­ Full name
  • ­ Phone Number
  • ­ Email
  • ­ Age
  • ­ At least 3 photos:
    • ­­­ Headshot
    • ­­­ Medium length (chest up)
    • ­­­ Full length (whole body)

For any questions or to confirm your attendance, email synonymousfilm@gmail.com.