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CALL DETAILS
Posted: Mar 2, 2010
Deadline: Apr 30, 2010
Location: Los Angeles, CA
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Role Details:

Role:
Lead, African American Child Actress

Pay:
There is no pay for this role.

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

Gender:
F

Age:
10-14

Ethnic Look:
African-American

Special Skills:
Character is deaf, so must be able to convincingly speak and read sign language.


Synopsis:
Producers and Director for indie short film shooting in July are searching for a special young actress who can convincingly portray a deaf character with tons of spirit and heart. Must have the ability to speak and read sign language. Below is the character breakdown:

Female Lead Actress: (10, African American) Average height. Build and posture hints at an unrefined child dancer with potential to grow into a graceful ballerina. Thick, wavy, curly hair. Has unique looks to match her unqiue style and free spirit. Think diamond in the rough. Spunky, wise beyond her years, loves to dance like Michael Jackson.

Note: Minor actors selected to audition MUST be accompanied by an adult to the audition.


Project Details:

Category:
Film

Title:

 
A young, free-spirited deaf girl dreams of attending the ballet class that she can see from her window -- a class her worrisome Mom forbids her to attend.

PRE-PRODUCTION & PRODUCTION
Shooting in mid-July. Weekly Rehearsals will be held the 6 weeks leading to production. Note: A Complete Rehearsal Schedule will be provided in advance to those who are selected. Please only apply if you will be able to meet this schedule.

2 WAYS TO APPLY:

1. SEND US A LINK
Send us a link to your website, or online headshot gallery along with your resume/credits and contact information to:

2. MAIL YOUR HEADSHOT & RESUME
Send your headshots to:
P.O. Box 561017
Los Angeles, CA 90056

NOTIFICATIONS
Due to the volume of responses, follow-up requests will not be responded to. We will notify selected actors who have been selected for auditions and will keep all headshots on file for future project consideration. Thank you for taking the time to apply and best of luck!

No Pay. Copy, Credit and Meals will be provided.

Other casting calls in this project:

Role Gender Age Posted Deadline Status
Extra N/A N/A Mar 2 '10 Apr 30 '10 expired
Mom-African-American-Actress F 30-39 Mar 2 '10 Apr 30 '10 expired
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