Lead Role in Rochester NY for Short Film Project


Short Film

Location: Rochester, NY

Type: Film


No budget – passion piece/ festival entry

Premise: A short gothic chiller about a couple with depression framed as a suspense filled ghost story.

Rochester, NY (Brighton)

Compensation: Paid to unpaid depending on role. Credit, IMDB and food will be provided. Nonunion.

Characters/ bio:

Tori (Lead): 20s, Female. Tori had to leave her successful job to move to Tom’s (her boyfriend) hometown to look after his Father. She struggles to find a new job and is left spending her days in the house, unable to concentrate on her hobbies, passions and herself in general, due to the noise coming from the sketchy neighbors, her boyfriend’s depression and her self-doubt as she is turned down from jobs to job.

Dates/ Times:

Saturday November 10th (1pm to 9pm)

Saturday November 17th (9am to 5pm)

Sunday November 18th (2pm to 10pm)

*Will be asked to provide own wardrobe

Fae: 20s, Female. Toms ex-girlfriend who Tori fears Tom is missing now that he’s back in his hometown where she lives. Fae floats into Tori’s head and drifts along through Toms memories.

Dates/ Times:

Saturday November 10th (11:30 am to 2:30pm)

Saturday November 17th (3pm to 5pm)

*Will be asked to provide own wardrobe

Neighbor: Late 20s to 30s Male. Mostly heard through the walls arguing with his girlfriend. He Threatens Tori to keep her a quiet witness to a horrible act.

Dates / Times:

Saturday November 10th (5pm to 8pm)

Please submit headshots and reels or sample work to Jeremy Izzo at Jeremytizzo@gmail.com

Payment: Paid

City or Location of call: Rochester, NY
Please submit to: jeremytizzo@gmail.com by 2018-10-30

This casting notice was posted by: Jeremy Izzo

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