Seeking Central American Talent for the Film The Prisoner

Seeking Central American Talent for the Film The Prisoner

CATEGORY: Performer

Jennifer Ajemian Casting
New York, NY 10023
US

Job Details

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JENNIFER AJEMIAN CASTING
A diverse & inclusive casting office for film and television.

Seeking CENTRAL AMERICAN actors in the NY Tristate area, for the film THE PRISONER.

About:
THE PRISONER is about a Central American migrant teenager who escapes a detention center and attempts to survive 'on the run' amidst the challenging terrain of the forests in the USA. 

Seeking: 

[CARLOS]. Male. 14-18. Seeking native Spanish speaker who is authentically Central American, specifically either Honduran, Salvadoran, Guatemalan, or Nicaraguan. Open to talent who may have a personal connection with the immigration experience, but not required. Athletic build preferred, but open to different physiques. Has a rebellious nature and is a fan of rock music. Requires physicality (running in the forest). LEAD.

[ADRIANA]. Female. 38-45. Seeking native Spanish speaker who is authentically Central American, specifically either Honduran, Salvadoran, Guatemalan, or Nicaraguan. Open to talent who may have a personal connection with the immigration experience, but not required. Mother to Carlos, Miguel, and Amelia. A survivor who goes to great lengths to do what’s best for her children. Talent should be comfortable working with kids. SUPPORTING.

[MIGUEL]. Male. 10-13. Seeking native Spanish speaker who is authentically Central American, specifically either Honduran, Salvadoran, Guatemalan, or Nicaraguan. Open to talent who may have a personal connection with the immigration experience, but not required. Slim build preferred, but open to different physiques. Sweet faced, innocent. He is Carlos’ younger sibling. Requires physicality (running in the forest). SUPPORTING. 

[AMELIA]. Female. 10-13. Seeking native Spanish speaker who is authentically Central American, specifically either Honduran, Salvadoran, Guatemalan, or Nicaraguan. Open to talent who may have a personal connection with the immigration experience, but not required. Slim build preferred, but open to different physiques. Sweet faced, innocent. She is Carlos’ younger sibling. Requires physicality (running in the forest). SUPPORTING.

Dates:
April: Accepting video auditions 
May: Callbacks with director
June: Project shoots June 7-11, 2021 in Newburgh, NY.

*All COVID-19 protocols and guidelines will be followed. A COVID-19 Compliance Officer will be on set.

DURATION

June 7, 2021 - June 11, 2021

SALARY

$206 per day

HOW TO APPLY

APPLY ONLINE

https://www.jenniferajemian.com/theprisoner