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CALL DETAILS
Posted: Aug 1, 2010
Deadline: Aug 21, 2010
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Casting call expired.

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Role Details:

Role:
Nina

Pay:
TBD

Union:
This role is open to non-union members.

Gender:
F

Age:
10-14

Ethnic Look:
No ethnicity specified for this role.

Special Skills:
East Indian background.


Synopsis:
Lead / Female / East Indian / 12 - 15 years
When 12 year old Nina Patel is nominated by her classmates to represent her seventh grade class at Homecoming, she’s thrilled. However, Nina’s Indian heritage comes with pride and restrictions, and her traditional parents refuse to let their daughter assimilate into such an American tradition. When Nina asks her parents for permission, she gets the answer she expects, but filled with hope Nina decides to ask her father one last time. When she shows up at his office unannounced, she discovers her father in a compromising position with his secretary. Her father, realizing his daughter has caught him in the act, feels a tremendous amount of guilt and tension, and in effort to buy his daughter's silence, he agrees to let her go to Homecoming. But when Nina gets her wish and goes to the dance, she only feels the gravity of her situation more and no pretty dress or Homecoming crown can make a fairy tale of her shattered reality.


Project Details:

Category:
Student Film

Title:

 
When 12 year old Nina Patel is nominated by her classmates to represent her seventh grade class at Homecoming, she’s thrilled. However, when she discovers that her father is having an affair, her world quickly tumbles down around her.

Payment: DVD Copy, Travel Food.

Chapman University Graduate Thesis Film.

To be shot on 35mm.

Other casting calls in this project:

Role Gender Age Posted Deadline Status
Mandeep M 50-59 Aug 1 '10 Aug 21 '10 expired
Sumita F 50-59 Aug 1 '10 Aug 21 '10 expired
Matt M 10-14 Aug 1 '10 Aug 21 '10 expired
Lupe F 30-39 Aug 1 '10 Aug 21 '10 expired
Raju M N/A Aug 1 '10 Aug 21 '10 expired
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