Casting Call

Casting Lead Roles for “Broken Village,” a family drama short film.

Tagline: A family trying to hold together despite each other’s problems. This film is in another language. Please be able to speak one of these languages: German, Russian, Danish, Polish, Swedish, Norwegian or Dutch. It’s a 2-day shoot, not including rehearsal, located in Raleigh, North Carolina. The majority of filming will take place indoors. We plan to shoot in early February, taking covid precautions before rehearsing and filming anything. This is not a paid gig. We provide IMDB Credit and a copy of the final product for your reel. Craft services provided during filming. Travel expenses are not covered.

The project will be submitted to film festivals and an independent streaming service thereafter. If you’re interested please submit a headshot and body shot. Please email submissions to creepyfilmzproductionz@gmail.com; here is a link to our work: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChV5OskUdaJ1WRwAugbhXGA.

Please read the description of the characters below.

Mother:
Role Type: Lead
Gender: Female
Age Range:45-60
Ethnicity: Ethnically Ambiguous / Multiracial, Indigenous Peoples, Middle Eastern, White / European Descent
Skills:Languages: Germanic or Slavic
Role Description: After her husband died, she got stuck taking care of her adult kids that won’t move out of the house; she struggles with a drinking problem on top of her stress.

Marco:
Role Type: Lead
Gender: Male
Age Range:22-38
Ethnicity: Ethnically Ambiguous / Multiracial, Indigenous Peoples, Middle Eastern, White / European Descent
Skills:Languages: Germanic or Slavic
Role Description: has a problem with bringing different girls over every night; he tries to sneak them in without his mom knowing it; he’s very quiet and keeps to himself; his older brother brought him up the way he is with women; the sister doesn’t agree and always argues with him.

Ella:
Role Type: Lead
Gender: Female
Age Range:22-40
Ethnicity: Ethnically Ambiguous / Multiracial, Indigenous Peoples, Middle Eastern, White / European Descent
Skills:Languages: Germanic or Slavic
Role Description: the middle sister in the family; she always dreams to be a trophy wife; her attempts to fail miserably; her older brother Alex argues with her continuously.