Casting Call for El Paso, Texas Reality Show “Fresas”

Casting Call for El Paso, Texas HD Independent Reality Show “Fresas”
Production Title: Fresas
Studio/Independent/Student: Independent
Union/Non-Union: Non-Union
Project Type: Promo for Unscripted Reality TV show
Project Format: HD
Production Location: El Paso, Texas
Production Start Date: May 26, 2012
Production Wrap Date: May 27, 2012

Producer: Iliana Sosa, Jessica McMunn Macias
Director: Iliana Sosa


Synopsis: Five fresa teens living in the border city of El Paso, Texas spend their time partying while trying to maintain their Mexican identity in Juarez’s sister city—El Paso. Used to a more extravagant lifestyle in Juarez, they have had to readjust to living in “Hell Paso.” Living in a city that is within the cusp of the notorious Juarez drug wars, the fresas have had to adjust to relocating to a city where many El Pasoans see them as stuck up and unwelcomed. Fresas follows these five young teens and explores their everyday tribulations, dramas and identity issues.

Character Breakdowns:

  • A group of friends that identify themselves as fresas and are not shy in front of the camera. We will be shooting this as a promo for an unscripted reality TV series that we have already pitched to a network that would like to see what the show would like both visually and thematically.

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

Production Company: Borderchild Productions
Film/Production Company Website: www.ilianasosa.com

*Email Your Casting Submissions To: info@ilianasosa.com

Special Notes for Potential Cast/Crew: As we are based in Los Angeles, we are currently accepting email submissions. Please send headshots and inquiries to info@ilianasosa.com

Audition Date: February 09, 2012
Audition Location/Address: Production based in Los Angeles–looking for online submissions

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