Casting Notice

GERMANY: male actor, 16-17, German spkr, for a short film in Dusseldorf [E]

This is a Casting Call for:

  • male actor for the role of Ben 
  • playing age: 16-17 (ideally looking younger)
  • based in/around Dusseldorf, Germany
  • speaking fluent GERMAN
  • character: Ben is a 13 year old boy, who is rather inconspicuous, he is an outsider.

Production Details:

  • type: a short film
  • titled: Es wird besser
  • genre: drama
  • directed by: Adi Wojaczek
  • produced by: Aries Head Films
  • payment: expenses (meals on set and accommodation provided)

SYNOPSIS
Only through an incident at school, Anne, a single mother, learns that her son Ben is a victim of cyberbullying. As she fights for the rights of her son, the unthinkable happens.

Shooting at the end of April 2018 in Dusseldorf.

Please send your application in GERMAN only and include a link to your showreel.

Casting Location(s):Dusseldorf, Germany
Language(s) Needed:German
Actor Gender:Male
Ethnicity:Any
Playing Age:16 - 17
Payment:Expenses
As this is expenses-only, you can apply for this role whether you are a PRO ACTOR on enCAST or not.
Closing Date:Sat 24th March, 2018
Application:You must log in to apply for this casting.

PLEASE NOTE:
1. Where a language is described as 'MOTHER TONGUE' or 'NATIVE SPEAKER' this is taken to mean that an actor speaking this language, regardless of their origins or nationality, will not be linguistically distinguishable from someone brought up and schooled in this language.
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