Employer: Sheridan College
Type: Short Film
Duration: Three days, start tentatively scheduled for 7th Feb2015. Female Lead has three days of shooting. Last day only half a day of shooting. Voice Over just needs to come for half a day. Date to be arranged.
Apply to: Rose Lu. Email: ( email@example.com )
Director: Sofia Lane.
We are Film and Television Second year students from Sheridan College.
Location of Audition: Sheridan College Oakville Campus. 1430 Trafalgar Road, Oakville Ontario L6H 2L1
Audition date and Time: 2PM - 8PM, Saturday 31st Jan 2015 and 2PM - 8PM, Sunday 1st Feb 2015 .
Locations for shoot: We are still scouting locations in the area of Oakville, Milton, Burlington, Hamilton, Toronto. All the shooting will be INDOORS. Craft service will be provided
Transportation: Gas money will be covered if you are selected for a role. Child Actors Don't Need To Be in the Union for this project.
DENISE MORGAN: Female / 31-40 yrs. / Caucasian. Female lead - Denise Morgan. Mid- to late 30s, thin, Caucasian. A highly religious Christian woman who is easily brainwashed into thinking woman are evil and should be subservient by men. She feels guilty for acting in a manner that she believes not to be righteous and wishes to please her husband and God. After the birth of her first child she develops post-partum psychosis which leads her down a dark path.
JIM MORGAN: Male / 31-40 yrs. / Caucasian. Male Lead - Jim Morgan Late 30s- early 40s, average body type, Caucasian. A religious Christian man whose wife experiences post-partum psychosis after the birth of their first child. Despite warnings from her psychiatrist, he insists on having more children, leading his wife to become more mentally unstable. He is dominant in the relationship and does not properly consider the serious nature of his wife’s condition, instead acting according to what he believes is correct before God.
PSYCHIATRIST: Any Gender / 41-50 yrs. / Any Ethnicity. Male /Female Supporting - Psychiatrist Mid 40s- early 60s. A concerned psychiatrist who is responsible for the treatment of a religious Christian woman diagnosed with a severe case of post - partum psychosis and her husband who does not understand the severity of her condition.
YOUNG BOY: Male / 4-6 yrs. / Caucasian. Plays the son of a woman with post-partum psychosis. Will be present in a couple scenes with no dialogue, just playing with toys. One scene with a couple lines of dialogue which will require climbing into a bathtub of water with clothes on and being submerged up to the face. Parent must be comfortable with heavy subject matter. Parent must be on set at all times.
YOUNG BOY OR GIRL Either Gender / 2-3 yrs. / Caucasian. Male or female 2-3 yrs. old, Caucasian. Plays the son or daughter of a woman with post-partum psychosis. Will be present in a couple scenes with no dialogue, just playing with toys. Parent must be comfortable with heavy subject matter. Parent must be on set at all times.
VERY YOUNG BOY OR GIRL Any Gender / 6mths - 2 yrs. / Caucasian. Male or female.6 months- 2yrs., Caucasian. Plays the child of a woman with post-partum psychosis. Will be briefly present in a couple scenes. Parent must be comfortable with heavy subject matter and must be present on set at all times.
VOICE OVER ACTOR: Male / 41-50 yrs. / Any Ethnicity. Voice Over Actor Investigator having a conversation with the lead actress in the police station. You just need to come for half day. We will need you to read the script and send a demo to us. Gas will be covered for production date.