Oak Film Co.

Casting Call

JUST OUTSIDE OF VICTORY

Short

NON-UNION*

*This is possibly going to be changed to a SAG NEW MEDIA production.

Production Company: Oak Film Co.

Producer: Michael J. Stabile, Justin Wheelon

Director: Justin Wheelon

Writer: Justin Wheelon

Casting Director: Cody Taft

Audition Date(s): March, 2020

Start Date: Short Rehearsals in late April, Shooting in May

Location: Augusta, GA & Aiken, SC

Rate: $125/day

LOG LINE: Alongside her mother and baby brother, a young hispanic girl struggles to find refuge in Mexico and hopes to soon be reunited with her father, who left to find work in America.

[ NATALIE]
8 to 12 YO, hispanic, female. Natalie is a young refugee surviving with her mother and baby brother in Mexico. She is friendly and positive despite her family’s situation and dreams of reuniting with her father after he left to find work in America.

[JUAN]
9-12 YO, hispanic, male. Juan is a displaced boy living in the same trailer park that Natalie’s family lives in. A fan of comics, Juan is enamored with superheroes and sports. He’s a very outspoken boy with a soft heart.

[ SOFÍA]
Late 20s to mid 30s, hispanic, female. Sofia is a mother of two who was left to raise Natalie and her baby brother in Mexico after her husband left to find work in America. She is loving and protective of her kids and works hard to try and make a better life for them.

[ NICOLAS]
30s, hispanic, male. A loving father that is forced to go to America to find work. Separated from his family, he leaves Natalie with the hope that he’s always watching her and that they’ll find a better life together.

[TYRONE]
30s-50s, african american, male. A coyote that helps displaced refugees find a new life in America.

[ LUIS]
30s, hispanic, male. A volunteer teacher within the trailer park community Natalie and Juan live in. He’s making the best out of a bad situation for the struggling community.

[ BABY BROTHER]
1 YO, hispanic, male. An infant growing up in a refugee trailer park. He’s taken care of by his mother Sofia and older sister, Natalie.

DEADLINE: 02/29/2020 IF POSSIBLE, PLEASE SUBMIT ONLINE DEMO CLIPS ALONG WITH SUBMISSION.

Email to: hello@oakfilmco.com with the SUBJECT HEADING being the ROLE you’re auditioning for.
We will also need a lot of extras, so if a speaking role isn’t necessarily for you but you’d still like to be in it, please make the subject line EXTRA.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.