Casting Call for Child Actors in Austin, Texas Super 16mm Student Short Film “Big Screen TV.”

Production Title: “Big Screen TV”
Studio/Independent/Student: UT Graduate Student Film
Production Company: University of Texas Film
Project Type: Short Film
Project Format: Super 16mm
Production Location: Austin, Texas
Production Start Date: March 22, 2010
Shooting Schedule: 1 Day

UT grad student seeking actors for a 16mm project titled “Big-Screen TV”, wherein a determined man tries to bring home a big-screen TV that he finds on the street. It’s a goofy but good-natured story, with small but important roles for 2 children.

Character Breakdowns:

  • ALEX, age 6-10
  • JUNE, age 8-12
  • LISA : Late 20’s-mid 30’s. Married to the man who’s after the TV. She appreciates his enthusiasm, but is often frustrated by having to be the pragmatic one while her husband’s head is in the clouds.

Paid/Non-Paid: Non-Paid
Other/Additional Compensation: Film Credit, DVD Copy
Meals/Lodging/Transportation Provided: Meals, Snacks and Beverages

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Special Notes for Potential Cast/Crew:
Alex and June are brother and sister, so sibling pairs are strongly encouraged to respond. The roles are non-speaking, and mostly involve playing around.


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