Your Acting Materials – enCAST

Categoria: Your Acting Materials

All the material you need as an actor – your headshots, CV, showreels, language files, and so on. Plus all the other little extras you need to know.

In quante lingue sai recitare? Quando crei un profilo su enCAST, devi impostare le tue lingue di recitazione nella tab...
Puoi mostrare diverse immagini sul tuo profilo. Per gli attori si tratta dei primi piani. Questo articolo spiega come aggiungere/modificare/eliminare...
Questo breve video ti mostra come aggiungere un CV al tuo profilo. [NOTA: video senza audio (solo immagini)]. Gli attori...
The first thing a casting agent sees is your submission email (sometimes called a cover email or casting email). What...
A headshot is a photograph which tells the casting director what you look like. Suppose the casting director (or CD)...
Not all emails are right for actors. And here’s why you should think carefully about the email you use when...
After your headshots and showreel, your CV (curriculum or résumé) is the most important document you send a casting agent. It...
Your playing age is not your real but how old you look. For example, you might be 20 years old...
We do not host videos directly on our site, but instead you can embed your video from YouTube or Vimeo...
A lot of new actors have a problem – they don’t have a showreel. It’s a Catch-22 situation: they can’t...
Your CV (or résumé) should be in PDF format, about 1 or 2 pages long. When you submit for a...
At the top of your profile is your Calling Card and all users have this. As you can see above,...
Just as a showreel shows video clips of you in action, a language reel (aka soundfile or voicereel) is a...
When you have a showreel, there are usually just 2 places you can put it online: Vimeo or YouTube. Both...
Un buon showreel ti aiuta a trovare lavoro. Un brutto showreel ti fa perdere l'opportunità di trovare lavoro. Lo showreel...
You want to be an actor. You see a job you like. But you don’t have any experience to put...
Parliamo un attimo del tuo nome. Se sei entrato da poco nel mondo del cinema e del teatro, allora forse...
You should always try to keep each showreel in one language only. If you have a single showreel with clips...
First impressions count. When a casting director (or CD) opens up your application the very first thing they will look at are...
Did you know that on average, a casting director will watch only the first 10 seconds of your showreel? That...
Most actors put their showreel up on YouTube or Vimeo for the world to see and then spread the link...
Se vuoi trovare lavoro come attore devi avere del buon materiale. E cioè: domanda da inviare via email primi piani (foto) curriculum vitae...
Se vuoi proporti per un casting, ma non hai ancora uno showreel sul tuo profilo, ci sono un paio di...
The languages we show on enCAST are fairly general and we do not tend to sub-divide them much. For example,...
Sometimes when you upload a picture to your profile you will see that it appears upside down. The reason this...
You and your name are your brand. And like all brands, you need to let people know about it. One...