Song of the Common Loon

SONG OF THE COMMON LOON


SAG-AFTRA Short Film
Production Company: Needles Pictures
Director: Curtis Brown
Writer: Brian Landis
Casting Director: Anne Chapman
Self Tapes Requested
Rate: $125/day +10% if agentShoot Dates: Evening of March 3rd, further date TBD
Shoot Location: Greater Richmond area


Story Line

After years of being addicted and on the street, Richard has decided he's going home.  What follows are drug-fueled memories of growing up and how he got to this awful place interwoven with the troubling real life encounters that so many in Richard's situation face everyday.  

Promo Trailer


RICHARD'S FATHER

Caucasian Male, 40s. Wants something better for RICHARD, but uses violence to teach him.  Good looking, presentable, upstanding business man, can turn on a dime.  Intimidating.  Must be physically fit, comfortable with improv, working outdoors. Stunt experience a plus. 

$125/day +10% if agent - Shoots 1 day - March 3rd or 4th, 2018

 

THUG

Caucasian Male, 40s.  Life continues to be hard for this once kind soul.  His thuggery is a product of necessity due to his addiction to drugs.  Can be cruel, even know to kick a lying dog.  Must be physically fit, comfortable with improv, working outdoors. Stunt experience a plus. 

$125/day +10% if agent - Shoots 1 day - March 3rd or 4th, 2018

 

MOTHER & SON

Actual mother/son duos preferred.  

MOTHER

Caucasian Female, 30s-40s.  Mother of small boy.  Lives an idilic life in a secluded cottage.  Panicked when she finds her young son speaking to a stranger (RICHARD)  through the living room window.  Must get her son to safety and asses the danger of the situation quickly. Actual mother/son duos preferred.  

$125/day +10% if agent - Shoots 1 day - Shoot date: March 2018 - Exact date TBD, will be an evening shoot.

SON

Caucasian Male, 4-7 yrs old. Innocence incarnate.  Stares unknowingly at a stranger (RICHARD)  trying to speak to him through a his window.  At the absolute beginning of life and purity and represents everything RICHARD wants to get back to.   Actual mother/son duos preferred.   

$125/day +10% if agent - Shoots 1 day - Shoot date: March 2018 - Exact date TBD, will be an evening shoot. 


Submission Instructions 

Agents. please submit through Breakdown Express.  Self-Represented Actors, please submit through Actors Access.  

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Auditions are by appointment only.  We very much appreciate your interest in SONG OF THE COMMON LOON.  You will be contacted with an invitation to audition if selected.  Submitting does not guarantee an audition.  

Thank you so much!  Anne Chapman Casting


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