Actors/Actresses needed for Dark Comedy (Short Film)

Dissident Films

We are seeking acting talent for a short film titled “My Friend Ben”

Summary: A low-spirited man befriends a mannequin in order to cope with the 2020 pandemic.

Genre: Dark Comedy

Character Descriptions:

Spencer: Male. 20 – 30 years old. Physicality is pretty flexible, he can be anyone. The underlying trait is that Spencer is vulnerable, he carries himself like he’s made of glass. Very isolated and detached from everyone, sort of just drifting through life.

City: Saint Louis

Gender Preference: Male

Age Appearance Range Preference: 20 – 30

Artistic Ethnic Appearance Preference(s): Any

Union: Non-Union

 

Amy: Female. 20 – 30 years old. Flexible physicality. Spencer’s ex-girlfriend has a very grounded, very down to earth personality. Willing to admit the truth, even when it hurts. Her blunt personality almost foils to Spencer’s.

City: Saint Louis

Gender Preference: Male

Age Appearance Range Preference: 20 – 30

Artistic Ethnic Appearance Preference(s): Any

Union: Non-Union

 

Extras will be needed for background shots.

Filming will take place between November 20th through the 22nd.

This is an unpaid gig but credit will be given to our cast and crew.

Auditions will be held in individual zoom meetings. October 20th starting at 2:00 pm and will end at 5:00 pm. Each actor will be set up with an individual time during our zoom meetings.

Please email me at maverickj1103@aol.com if you have any further questions or are interested in auditioning!

 

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