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Professional Casting for a Short Film "C'est la vie?"

Toronto, ON, Canada
ID: 264733Exp: 7/24/2024
Description:

ONLY LOCAL TALENT WILL BE CONSIDERED. Directors are currently in need of Asian actors for "C'est la vie?" film. See the details below. About the project: The short film tells the story of a recent graduate, XX, who goes through a period of confusion after graduation, searching for a job and eventually finding employment at a Chinese company. The Chinese boss owes her money but refuses to pay. She tries various means, including seeking help from the labor bureau and participating in protests, to reclaim what is rightfully hers, depicting the challenging journey to seek justice. Rate: Compensation based on acting skills. Additional information: Film Length: 15 minutes. Film Genre: Drama, Realism. Filming Location: Toronto. Filming Time: August 2024-February 2025 (filming across seasons). MUST have acting skills. Professional actors, please bring your portfolio; non-professionals, audition in public. MUST reside in Toronto and be able to drive (weekend shoots). A love for and dedication to film. When applying, please submit demo reel and personal information. Only selected candidates will be contacted.

2 roles

Chinese BossMale40-46 y.o.Asian

Body type: Slightly overweight Personality: Crafty, deceitful, bullies fellow countrymen. Height: 169-173cm. Weight: 75kg-85kg. Language: Mandarin.

Yang's MotherFemale52-58 y.o.All ethnicities

Personality: Positive, cheerful, encourages her children. Height: 160-165cm. Skills: Ability to cry on cue Language. Language: Mandarin.