Movie Audition: Actress for local short film

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Date(s) - Fri. May. 19, 2017
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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And Everything Will Be As It Was

Screenplay by Stephen Loughran

Directed by John MacKenzie

 

And Everything Will Be As It Was Synopsis:

Bess and her lover sit together at Anderson Station waiting for the next train to Boston, which arrives in 10 minutes. The tension is thick. Bess’ lover attempts to engage in conversation. Clearly distraught Bess’ responses only lead to small talk at best. She wants to say more, but the gravity of the situation, and English not being her first language contains her emotions to a few short phrases. Bess’ lover credits her awkwardness to immaturity. After all Bess is only 21, and he is 10 years her senor. “The next inbound train to Boston will be arriving in 5 minutes,” blares over the loud speaker. Bess’ lover ditches the kid gloves stating, “the procedure is simple and in their best interest,” In that moment the innocent immature Bess is gone forever.

Bess Character Analysis:

For the Character Bess, We are seeking a Latina in her 20s who is comfortable delivering a foreign accent. Bess is educated, articulate, soft-spoken, but not meek. Bess stands up for herself. Bess is about 8 weeks pregnant, but not showing. It is not necessary for the actress to have experienced a pregnancy but the actress should be able to express an emotional connection to being pregnant. Bess is a non-US citizen in an economic and social situation requiring her to make hard decisions.

Requirements for Bess:

  • Latina
  • 21 to 27 years old (The character is 21 years of age)
  • Between 5 foot 3 & 5 foot 6 inches
  • Brunette
  • Slim or athletic build
  • All inquirers please fill out an audition form via the address below

Audition Form:

http://johnmacarts.com/auditions/

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