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Posted: Feb 2, 2010
Deadline: Feb 12, 2010
Location: San Francisco, CA
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Role Details:

News reporter (female- minor role):

There is no pay for this role.

This role is open to non-union members.


No age requirements specified for this role.

Ethnic Look:
No ethnicity specified for this role.

You will be reporting a single segment, 20-45 seconds long. This character will be shot on green screen. You will only be shooting for one day in a studio, not on-location. A British/English accent is preferred, but not required.

Project Details:

Student Film


A female news reporter was taken hostage in a small country while reporting on local unrest and rebel activity. After failed negotiations between the US and the rebels, a joint task force of US Special Forces soldiers try to rescue the reporter before the deadline expires. The team infiltrates the enemy compound under the cover of night.

Title: Task Force 318
Person conducting auditions: Directors
Audition date: SUNDAY- 2/21/10
Audition location: 2 Harrison,Ste.400, San Francisco
Time: Time slots to be distributed via email. Please respond by Feb.16.

Project Overview: NON-PAYING PROJECT
We are looking for non-union actors for roles in an action/drama student short, shot entirely with a RED One HD camera. All applicants should be between the ages of 20-30. The production will be shot in and around San Francisco during the months of March/April 2010. This film will be visual effects heavy.
These are all speaking roles that will require approximately 2-4 days of shooting, depending on the role. Lead roles will require more shooting days.
A total of 3 Rehearsals will take place during the months of February and March with principal photography starting mid March. Rehearsal location is TBD but will be in San Francisco. Shooting will be weekends only for 5 weekends, however not all roles will be required for all shooting days.
There is a physical demand on the male actors for these roles. You will be expected to be in a moderate to high level of physical conditioning in order to properly portray a Special Forces Operator. Likewise the female hostage role will have some moderate physical demands placed on her. Auditions will consist of reading from the script.

Other casting calls in this project:

Role Gender Age Posted Deadline Status
Hostage-female-minor-role F N/A Feb 2 '10 Feb 12 '10 expired
BT2--RT2-supporting-role M N/A Feb 2 '10 Feb 12 '10 expired
Extra N/A N/A Feb 2 '10 Feb 12 '10 expired
Black-Team-leader-and-Red-Team-leader-lead-role M N/A Feb 2 '10 Feb 17 '10 expired
Interrogator-supporting-role M N/A Feb 2 '10 Feb 18 '10 expired
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