Auditions in Austin Texas for Independent Movie “School-to Prison Pipeline”


School-to Prison Pipeline

Location: Austin, TX

Type: Film

Video Audition Open Call: July 12 – July 22th

The School-To-Prison Pipeline. The film is based around a teenage girl with challenges and perspectives which go unnoticed by the school administration.

Auditions Round 1: We are accepting Video Submissions for the following roles.

Video format: Can be shot on an iPhone in HD, rotated horizontally.
Location: A room with a clean blank wall.
Audio: Recorded in a quiet room, be sure to check the audio levels for sound quality
Reading: Have someone assist in reading the lines.

Languages: Preference to be able to deliver lines in English and Spanish.
All actors will be asked to deliver lines in English and Spanish during the audition.

Auditions Round 2: In-person Austin, TX (selected based on submission)
Date: TBD (1st Week in August)
Location: TBD
Paid and Unpaid roles

Shooting: August


The Whole World Cast Description

Main Character/Student
Age: 13 years old
Race: Afro-Latina
Gender: Girls

Kids on the Bus (if we have this scene) + Kids in Class + Extras in the Hallway
Ages: Middle school preferred (or early high school, like 9th grade)
Races: Racially and ethnically diverse kids
Gender: Open to all

School Police Officer
Age: About 45 years old
Race: Latino or White
Gender: Male

Assistant Principal in the Hallway
Age: About 60 years old
Race: White
Gender: Woman

Coach in the Hallway
Age: About 34-35 years old
Race: Asian man (It’s OK if he is a different race, but in the interest of having a diverse cast, we would like to seek out this type of actor)

Helpful Teacher (inside the Classroom)
Age: About 32 years old
Race: Black
Gender: Woman

Student Counselor
Age: About 32-60 years old
Race: Afro-Latina/o or Black

Radio Announcer
Age: 20 – 60
Race: Open to all
Gender: Open to all

Payment: Other

City or Location of call: Austin, TX
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This casting notice was posted by: Katrina Simpson, Introspective Journeys

One thought on “Auditions in Austin Texas for Independent Movie “School-to Prison Pipeline”

  1. Aleshah

    Where will we find the lines for the video audition. If lines aren’t necessary what should we include in the video?


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