Student Film Casting | ‘Out of Balance’ with UWI Film Programme (Closed)

Producer/Company: UWI Film Programme

Seeking: M/F Actors, 16-40 y/o (See Character Breakdown)

For: Student Film

Institution: University of the West Indies, St. Augustine

Course: FILM 1229 | Production Tools

Title: ‘Out of Balance’ 

Logline: A teenage girl grappling with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) learns to reject destructive self-reliance an find solace in female solidarity.

Application Format: Live Auditions

Audition Dates : Thursday 16th March – Saturday 18th March 2017

Times: 4:00pm – 8:00pm (on Thursday and Friday) | 1:00pm – 5:00pm (Saturday)

Location #1:  UWI, Film Building, No.12, Carmody Street, St. Augustine (on Thursday and Friday)

Location #2: Department of Festival and Creative Arts (DCFA), Agostini Street, St. Augustine (Saturday)

Preparation: Interested persons are asked to submit your application using the portal below. Further instructions  will be provided at the audition.


Character Breakdown:

Dolores Gomes | 15 -17 y/o | Female
A driven, independent teen whose life spirals out of control when she is diagnosed with PCOS.

Norah Gomes | 30’s| Female
A hardworking, single mom with a tragic past, Dolores’ mother.

Clarisse Gomes | 40’s| Female
A charitable, long suffering woman with a tumultuous relationship with her beloved daughter Norah.

Alona Maraj | 15 -17 y/o | Female
A sarcastic, pragmatic teen with an old soul, Dolores’s best friend.

Macy Jones | 15 -17 y/o | Female
A friendly, fun loving teen, good friend of Dolores.

Sonita Dyal | late 40’s – Early 50’s | Female
An energetic, compassionate holistic living counselor who Dolores is a client of.

John Hall | late 50’s – early 60’s| Male
The stoic, patriarchal principal at Dolores’ school.

Sandra Rock | 40’s | Female
Job oriented, detached from patient, Dolores’ doctor.

Nathan Young | late 40’s -early 50’s | Male
A kind hearted medical practitioner.

Associated Personnel: 

Director: Christian-Kendahl Rock
Executive Producer: Krystian Ramlogan
Producers: Shinelle Ambris and Faustina Brown

Shooting Begins: March 24, 2017

Compensation: YES

This casting notice was submitted by: Christian-Kendahl Rock

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