Open Casting Call in Calgary, Alberta, Canada for Short Film

By | July 18, 2019


Location: Calgary, AB

Type: Film

Project Title: Roost
Production Dates: Sept 7, 2019
Location: TBD (near Calgary, AB)
Project Type: Short Horror Film
Non Union, Unpaid

A local Calgary production is looking for actors for an upcoming short film looking to shoot in early April. The production is a rural set horror film about the passing of terrors through generations.


Michael – Male, 40-50 years old. First nations. He is suffering from an affliction that has been passed down through his family and is attempting to live a normal night on the family farm in spite of the constant presence of something malicious. Would also play Michael’s father who is not fully seen.

Michael (child) – Male, 5-10 years old. First nations. Growing up on his father’s farm has been hard since the passing of his mother. Michael begins losing his innocence with the reappearance of a presence of unwieldy malice.


Email Jenn at with the subject line “ROOST CASTING.” Please include: your name, age, current location, your headshot and a demo reel or short video audition reading a monologue of your choice.

Payment: Non Paid

City or Location of call: Calgary, AB
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This casting notice was posted by: Names Are Hard Films

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