Casting Independent Horror Short Film ‘The Annunciation’ in Chicago

By | September 26, 2022

COMPANY: Play Films

LOCATION: Chicago, Illinois

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENT: Headshot, resume, cover letter


PROJECT TITLE: Casting Independent Horror Short Film ‘The Annunciation’



CASTING INFO: Casting for the short horror film ‘The Annunciation’.

Casting “The Annunciation,” a short horror film with an estimated running time of 10 minutes. Synopsis: River drinks too much, parties way too much, and often doesn’t remember who she’s slept with. After one such night of binging she finds herself pregnant. For River it’s a big decision, but she decides to keep the child. But no sooner than making her decision she finds there are those who want the child to die, and others that want it to live. Because both groups believe she carries the new savior.

Read the character description fully, making sure you have no conflict with the date, and put the character name in your cover letter as proof that you have read the description. If you are not in the Chicago area but would be willing to travel at your expense, put that in your cover letter.

Casting the character ‘River’, female, mid 20’s. River is a little rough around the edges, very direct, but vulnerable. She’s a survivor of abuse, and years past attempted to commit suicide. She never saw herself as a mother and is still struggling with her decision. You have several changes of clothes in this shoot, and you also have nude scenes. Preference given to applicants who have a car (brief scene of you driving). This is a single day shoot, Saturday October 8th, and compensation is $180 paid in cash at the end of the shoot.

Please respond with a headshot, cover letter and a contact email.


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