Speaking Roles in Student BRA Film Project “Old Timer” in Boston

06/11/2016

Old Timer

Location: Boston MA

Type: Student Films

An older man suffering with Alzheimer’s Disease gets lost in time trying to uncover his past.

Audition dates are:
Monday June 20th (12:00-5:00) 150 Boylston St. Boston, MA 02116 – Piano Row Rm #117
Thursday June 23rd (12:00-5:00) 150 Boylston St. Boston, MA 02116 – Piano Row Rm # 117

*These positions are unpaid, but food and beverage will be provided during all shoots*

We are seeking the following roles:

Charlie (Lead) : Male, 70+a World War II Veteran who suffers with Alzheimer’s Disease; he is a quiet man with a good sense of humor; he struggles to comprehend the mixed up memories of his past and uncover the fate of his family

Ethnicity: Caucasian

Required Media: Headshot/Photo

Hal (Supporting) : Males & Females, 20-60nurse at Veteran’s Ward; a funny and easy-going person, is patient when dealing with residents but not afraid to joke around with them
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities
Required Media: Headshot/Photo

Young Charlie (Supporting) : Male, 30-50Charlie’s younger self; he is a kind-hearted and energetic man but becomes distant from the distress of losing his daughter
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Required Media: Headshot/Photo

Kit (Supporting) : Female, 30-50Charlie’s wife; she is a warm and caring person; she becomes hardened and frustrated from the distress of losing his daughter and distant husband
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities
Required Media: Headshot/Photo

Young Rosie (Supporting) : Female, 6-12Charlie’s daughter; she is young and carefree
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities
Required Media: Headshot/Photo

Teenage Rosie (Supporting) : Female, 12-18Charlie’s daughter; she is young and carefree
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities
Required Media: Headshot/Photo

Old Timers (Johnny, Poppins, Hodges) (Background / Extra) : 70+World War II Veteran’s who have Alzheimer’s Disease; Johnny is restricted to a walker but doesn’t let that stop him from sneaking a pudding; Poppins is obsessed with folding napkins into different shapes; Hodges is armed with cane and not afraid to use it
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities
Required Media: Headshot/Photo

Nursing Staff (Background / Extra) : Males & Females, 26-55Nursing staff at Veteran’s Ward
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities
Required Media: Headshot/Photo

Old Timer Movie Boston

Please visit the site http://oldtimerfilms.wix.com/oldtimer or email oldtimerfilms @ gmail.com to contact us with any questions!

Payment: Non Paid
food and beverage provided

City or Location of call: Boston MA
Please submit to: oldtimerfilms@gmail.com by 2016-06-23

This casting notice was posted by: Casting call for student BFA film!



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