" ReArranged "

Employer: Sheridan Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning: Advanced Television and Film

Nature of Project 10 minute Short film

Status of Project: Union/non-union combo based on Sheridan Institute/ACTRA prior arrangements.

Producer: Sartaj Aulakh

Contact Information: Send headshots and resumes to: Email: aulaksar@sheridancollege.ca: H: +1-647-772-1565

Director: Kim Smith: Email: smith244@sheridanc.on.ca: H: +1-905-464-2224

Writer: Jaskaran Singh: Email: jas_singh1507@hotmail.com: H: +1-647-967-1959

Casting Dates: TBA

Casting Location: TBD

Shoot Dates: April 10th / 11th / 13th 2015

Rates & Union: *ACTRA STUDENT MOVIE AGREEMENT (no fee but union and non-union performers are eligible). Non-union actors are eligible but may not obtain an ACTRA credit for their participation in a student production.

LOGLINE:

Faced with an arranged marriage proposal, a rebellious Indian woman seeks to thwart her parents' plans, and their so-called traditional values, only to meet an unexpected suitor in the process.

Character Breakdowns

RUPINDER (RUPI) : Female (Lead); Screen Age: 25 to 26 - Indo-Canadian Naturally beautiful, assertive, modern. She lives a dual personality, the traditional one her parents expect of her, and the secret freedom she hopes for.

DILAWAR (D.W) - Male; Screen Age: 27 to 28 - Indo-Canadian Open, warm, friendly, charming, comforting, attractive and traditional. He's comedic but doesn't always land his jokes.

RUPI'S MOM - Female; Screen Age: 50's Born in India, preference to Punjabi speaking. Confrontational, manipulative, and sneaky - but believes that this behavior is all towards the benefit of her daughter

RUPI'S FATHER - Male; Screen Age: 45 to 50 Born in India, preference to Punjabi speaking.Thinks he always knows best, very traditional, strong, and authoritative.

DILAWAR'S MOM - Female; Screen Age: 45 to 50 Born in India, preference to Punjabi speaking. Confident, subtle, classy, authoritative, upper middle class, controlling

DILAWAR'S FATHER - Male; Screen Age: 45 to 50 Born in India, preference to Punjabi speaking. Over protective, caring, always listens to his wife.