Auditions in Shreveport/Bossier LA for Indie Film



Location: Shreveport, LA

Type: Other Projects

“Lucha” –  Non-union indie film. All roles are unpaid and film will be submitted to the Louisiana Film Prize. “Lucha” will be filmed in the Shreveport/Bossier areas. Written and Directed by Ali Kareem, produced by Rocio Yepez.

“Lucha” is a young boy obsessed with lucha libre (masked wrestling). His father, a hard working man, is strongly opposed to Lucha going to see his favorite wrestler without giving him any valid explanation. Unbeknownst to his father, Lucha decides to go meet his favorite wrestler only to find a shocking truth about his father that forces him to decide who his real hero is.

Character breakdowns:
Lucha, 8-12, Hispanic, ambiguous ethnicity, a young adventurous boy who will do anything to get what he wants

Dad – 30s – 40s, Hispanic, ambiguous ethnicity, hard working father who would do anything to put food on the table for his family, yet is hiding a secret from his children

Mother – 30s – 40s Hispanic, ambiguous ethnicity. A gentle and caring soul, who struggles between balancing her work as a house-cleaner and her duties as a mother

Sister – teenager, 16s – 20s, Hispanic, ambiguous ethnicity, high school student who is the closest person to Lucha from the family

From Ancient River Films

Title: Lucha
Non-paid, percentage of winnings
For the Louisiana Film Prize

Production Location: Shreveport/Bossier

Auditions Dates: April TBD
Production Dates: May TBD, flexible schedule

Producers: Rocio Yepez
Writer: Ali Kareem
Director: Ali Kareem

Payment: Non Paid

City or Location of call: Shreveport, LA
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This casting notice was posted by: Rocio Yepez, Ancient River Films

One thought on “Auditions in Shreveport/Bossier LA for Indie Film

  1. Johntavious Johnson

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