City of Bristol College is seeking actors for a supernatural mystery short film. Looking for a talented 6-11-years-old child actor. If you or your child have talent and have always dreamed of starring in short films, then please apply to attend their auditions. Also, they are seeking talented three adults men in their 35’s-50’s and a woman in her 35’s-50’s.
Production Title: Clear Up
Union / Non-Union: Non-Union
Production Type: Student
Project Length: Short Film (10minutes)
Project format: 16:9 HD
Production Location: Bristol
Production Company: City of Bristol College, Student Project
Director: Miguel Remiro
Producer: City of Bristol College
Audition Location: City of Bristol College. At College Green Center. St George’s Road Bristol BS15UA. Therefore, they might hold auditions in acting schools if it helps the availability of actors.
Shooting Location: Bristol, UK
Email /tlf: firstname.lastname@example.org / 07857835219
Compensation: No. Food, drinks and transport could be provided.
February 13th , 2018 13:00 – 17:00
February 20th , 2018 14:00 – 18:00
(Please note all auditions will be given a specific time within this window)
Call Backs: February 23th, 2018 13:00 – 17:00
Shouting Starts: Tuesday, February 27th
Shouting Ends: Friday, March16th
Be aware we might have to discuss the shooting days to accommodate the needs and availability of any potential good candidates.
The auditions will be an informal workshop. It is an open audition, but an attendant confirmation and portfolio must be sent by email. More information will be provided.
This film is about a 6 years old kid named Matthew Sheppard, who inexplicably begins to remember experiences he has had in his past life that will link with an unexpected revelation.
Matthew Sheppard [Male] [Age: 5 -7]
He is the protagonist and his character implies the most of the inciting incidents.
At the beginning, he seems to be happy and a content but not an ordinary boy, as he is bit timid and dreamy, almost as if he had his own world. However, throughout the film this character develops his behavior, revolving to be quite impulsive, which leads audience to believe he has some internal issues.
The character statue is small and weak and he has a large and broadly opened eyes. He cannot explain or understand what happens to him, what the struggle is. He is not able to communicate his fears and he isolates himself from reality
Mr. Lawrence Sheppard [Male] [Age: 37-42]
He plays a secondary role. His job as a film producer for a production company does not let him to spend much time at home. With this in mind, his wife Evie passes more time at home with Matthew. He wears always a suit trousers and shirts which looks smart on him. He has brown hair and brown eyes. He is a sporty man with the bend nose as the friend from rugby hit him in a face. He carries the laptop bag on him as always busy with work.
He is a steady provider and shows kindness and compassion to the family members, supporting his kid and his wife during the problematic experiences. He has issues expressing his emotions and has tendency to pretend everything is good.
Mrs. Evie Sheppard [Female] [Age: 37-42]
She is the co-protagonist of the film with Matthew. She is a dedicated writer of novels, as well as work at home freelancer. She has red hair and freckles, and is a bit messy. She is generally considered as pretty but her body changed a bit after having a kid and working at home. She is portrayed as caring and kind-hearted. She recognizes that her boy has a problem but has no idea what it is, causing her to become frustrated and very forgetful. She is arty and likes casual home clothes.
Simon Brown [Male] [Age: 37-42]
Simon is in his 40’s. He and Lawrence went to the university where they studied similar subject, they both graduated in the same year. They have not seen each other for a long time.
He works as a publicist. He appears as nice person but is very talkative as if hiding something behind the words. He got divorced and has a little girl, but does not mention this to Lawrence as is a bit jealous of him.
Carl Brown [Male] [Age: 51]
Carl is in his 50’s. He works as a pilot for a flight company at Bristol Airport. He is married with Susan and they have a 9-year-old girl. He is confident and determined.