ACTORS WANTED FOR ‘WHEN THE RIVER IS NOT FROZEN’ – PAYS $200.00 PER DAY – NON-UNION

    • Casting Call
    • Ontario

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    ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS FROM NON-UNION TALENT ONLY

    * ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS FROM ALL ONTARIO TALENT *

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    PRODUCTION TITLE: WHEN THE RIVER IS NOT FROZEN

    MEDIA: Short Film

    STATUS: Non-Union

    PRODUCER: Jason Aita

    DIRECTOR: Rachel Woroner

    CASTING DIRECTOR: Jason Aita

    AUDITION DATE: June 1st 2020 (Via remote audition)

    SHOOT DATES: August 22nd and 23rd (If allowed – we will push if not)

    SHOOT LOCATION: Toronto and Golden Valley, ON

    PAY RATE: $200.00 per day

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    SYNOPSIS:
    A young woman is grappling with loss, anxiety, and the transition to womanhood and adulthood. With the intention of honouring generations of mothers and daughters and the emotional legacies they leave behind, the film confronts youth and death and the inevitable push of time.  Co-written by a mother and daughter, ‘When The River Is Not Frozen’ is a meditation on motherhood, loneliness, sorrow, and freedom.

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    CASTING NOTES – PLEASE READ CAREFULLY:
    SUBMISSIONS FROM ONTARIO RESIDENTS ONLY PLEASE
    – IF YOU HAVE A DEMO REEL – PLEASE INCLUDE IT
    – Talent must be comfortable swimming in a lake.
    – Due to COVID 19 – casting will be conducting remotely
    – Shooting will not commence until COVID-19 restrictions have been lifted.
    – Proper health, safety and distancing measures in effect.

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    CASTING:

    OLDER WOMAN (MOTHER) – 40 TO 60 YRS OLD – ANY RACE
    A mother who has a complex relationship with her daughter, and grapples with the loss of her mother.

    YOUNG WOMAN (DAUGHTER) – 19 TO 30 YRS OLD – ANY RACE
    Physical characteristics: tall, slim build. A young woman grappling with loss, anxiety, and the transition from womanhood to adulthood.

    DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS
    Submissions are due ASAP
    or by this Sunday, May 31st

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    NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE
    We sincerely thank everyone for their submissions
    but only those talent selected for an audition will be contacted.

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