Jigsaw Casting Ltd. is
SEEKING DEAF YOUTHS WHO CAN DO SIGN LANGUAGE
AGES 10 TO 13 YRS OLD
for a Non-Union Short Film ‘The Wake’ in Toronto!
PRODUCTION TITLE: THE WAKE
MEDIA: SHORT FILM
You must be available for these key dates:
AUDITION DATE: DEC. 7TH
AUDITION LOCATION: TORONTO
SHOOT DATES: JAN. 5TH TO 9TH, 2019
SHOOT LOCATION: TORONTO/GTA
PAY RATE: *Pays approximately $250.00 per day for 5 days of shooting if selected.
SYNOPSIS: ‘The Wake’ is a short film about two brothers who grew up in a funeral home.
MARTIN – SUPPORTING ROLE – MALE – 10-13 YRS OLD – ANY RACE
10 LINES (in sign language).
This character is deaf, we would like to find someone who is Deaf and uses sign language. He does not have to speak. He will need to sign 10 lines in the script. We are open to someone who knows sign language that could possibly pull off this acting. Martin is shier than most boys his age. As a deaf person, he lives in his own little world and is used to being made fun of at school. He looks up to his older brother Walter, who he is constantly trying to impress.
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS
ASAP OR BEFORE THURS. DEC. 6TH AT 10:00AM
SUBMISSIONS INSTRUCTIONS – PLEASE READ CAREFULLY
If you are interested – you must submit the following to be considered
1 – Your son’s name, age, parent’s name and phone number.
2 – Please tell us whether if he is deaf and / or know sign language.
3 – Photos of him (no hats or sunglasses)
4 – If your son has an agent – please provide their name and contact info
5 – Mentioon that you saw this notice on eBOSS Canada
6 – PLEASE USE EMAIL SUBJECT LINE: THE WAKE – <YOUR SON’S NAME> – <AGE>
(Subject Line Example: THE WAKE – JOHNNY SMITH – 10 YRS OLD)
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE
We sincerely thank everyone for their submissions
but only those talent selected for an audition will be contacted.