Company: Emily Carr University of Art + Design
Producer: Yuqian Zhang
Director: Yuqian Zhang
Casting Director: Yuqian Zhang & Luna Xia

CHARACTERS:

M 5-12 | Young Steven: This character is playing as the young time of the main character Steven in the film. The actor better have golden hair.

STORYLINE:

The story happened on a boy who feels he lost the control on his life. The boy named Steven is a high school student. In high school, he is the target who be bullying by others; in his family, he is the one who be cold-shouldered and forgave by his divorced parents. Steven wants to escape from his current life, but also feels habitual. One day, he meets a girl named Jane who is locked in a room of a basement. The room is messy and only have a small window at the top of the wall. Jane was be imprisoned in the basement for about 10 years and never got out of the room. The longstanding imprison makes Jane lost the desire to escape and feel afraid about the outside life. however, Steven feels that the basement just like his life, and Jane is just like him. Therefore, he wants to save Jane out by the way for controlling her mind. This gives Steven the illusion that he helps Jane to escape, which just like he escapes from his life and he controls his life again.

SUBMISSIONS:

Please send me the headshot or photo to the email: basementshortfilm@gmail.com Thank you.

Submission Deadline: Dec 6
Project Type: Film
Audition Date(s): Dec. 6th, 2019
Audition Location: Emily Carr University of Art + Design
Project Dates: Dec. 2nd, 2019 or Dec. 7th, 2019
Project Location: 15th ave, Burnaby
Compensation/Rates: This is a paid project, we will pay for the actor $20/day.
Union Status: Non-Union


Reposted From:
Vancouver Actors Guide