Background Actors in NYC for Movie “Pocahantas Returns”



Location: NEW YORK, NY

Type: Film

Feature Film Casting Notice: ?POCAHONTAS RETURNS
Looking for? SHAMAN?(f/nb) and ?HIPSTERS ?(m/f/nb)
Primary & Background Actors – Non-Union & Non-Professional Actors
Shooting Date: December 19th, 2019
A feature film by Nadja Verena Marcin, Visual Artist & CEO of Kunstraum LLC.

Synopsis: ??The feature film “Pocahontas Returns” explores lost values inside our contemporary world and the search for ancient wisdom via the mise-en-abyme of hypermodern New York and neo-baroque Santa Cruz in Bolivia via an interracial love story blended with Telenovela, irony, humor and performance art. Marcin’s first feature film?”Pocahontas Returns”?has been awarded funding for the Fiscal Year 2019 by the New York State Council on the Arts. The project is fiscally sponsored by the New York Foundation for the Arts.

The Scene:??The protagonist (NATASCHA) participates in a spiritual ritual that allows her and the other yogi to reach the level of transcendent insight. In essence, this form of therapy is the beginning of a journey that will allow for NATASCHA’S self-discovery to be realized in the heart of South America.


1. SHAMAN (female/non-binary): Any ethnicity, 35 – 45 years old.
Character: Looking for a larger than life contemporary dancer and/or performance artist, interested in Shamanistic spiritual rituals. A guide through the metaphysical and transcendental.

2. HIPSTERS?(female/male/non-binary): Any ethnicity, 25-45, male and female.
Characters: Zen eccentric hipster types, confident, peaceful, charming, bigger than life characters. Fun individuals able to pull off the look with minimum effort.?Looking for outlandish! Wild hairstyles, colorful hair tints, asymmetric or half-shaved heads, jumpsuits by Juicy Couture, frayed skinny jeans, Italian leather shoes from the ’60s, long floral dresses, strong beards.

DETAILS: ?Must be available for casting call on Thursday, 12/12 6-8 pm or Friday 12/13 from 10 am-12 pm. Shooting will take place in a Brooklyn yoga studio on December 19 all day. Must be available then. Playing Age: 25 – 45

COMPENSATION: ?Meals, Screen Credit, and Production Stills.

APPLY:? Please apply to our Producer Javier Aguirre,?, and note the name of the?Role?you are submitting for in the?Subject Line?of your email.?Please include a headshot and one of the following: resume, FB and IG account link.?Non-professional actors are welcome to apply.

Payment: Non Paid

City or Location of call: NEW YORK, NY
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This casting notice was posted by: Javier Aguirre, Producer

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