Males and Females 4-50
EXTENDED CASTING CALL TO 5/22/ 5 PM
MUST WORK BOSTON LOCAL
Short Film – SMILE by Ivana Strajin
Union / Non-Union: Non-Union
Production Type: Independent Short Film (low budget)
Shooting Location: Boston/ Cambridge Ma
Producers: Ivana Strajin, Marilyn Swick, Morgan Ozdarski
Casting Director: Gladys Cole
Audition Location: Virtual
Rate: Paid and IMDB credit
Shooting Starts & Ends: June 25, 2021- June 28, 2021 Two days to be selected between dates listed (contingent on locations and talent)
People of all genders, races, ethnicities, and abilities are encouraged to apply. The shoot will be COVID compliant and will follow all necessary guidelines at the time of ﬁlming, including but not limited to testing, masking etc.
Synopsis: SMILE (Dark Comedy Short)
After a woman’s insurance is declined at the dentist’s oﬃce, her pursuit to resolve the matter spirals out of control when she gets hit by a car, only to end up with yet another medical bill. She evades death but nearly misses one of the most important events of her life.
Isa (LEAD): 20s-30s years old, any ethnicity female. Isa is spunky and stubborn with a great smile.
Customer Service Rep (SUPPORTING): 25-65 years old, any ethnicity male or female. A squatter, sick of their job.
Receptionist (SUPPORTING): 20s-50s years old, any ethnicity male or female. Patronizing and tired.
Nurse (SUPPORTING): 25-50 years old, any ethnicity male. Optimistic.
Dentist (BIT PART): 40+ any ethnicity, male or female. A carefree and easygoing character.
Parent & Child (BIT PART): 30s-40s female with child 4-6 years old male or female. Child-headshot and resume only.
The parent is the type whose child can do no wrong and the child is poorly behaved. (mother & child related a plus)
Groom (BIT PART): late 20s to early 30s, any ethnicity male. An anxious, worrywart.
Wedding Musician (BIT PART): any ethnicity female. Peaceful. Please indicate what instrument you play.
Oﬃciant (BIT PART): 40+ years old, any ethnicity male. Chill, just collecting a paycheck.
Patient (BIT PART): 20+ years old, any ethnicity male. Impatient.