THE 1979 BIZARRE Presents

A High Contrast Psychological Film

Casting Call

Union / Non-Union
Non-Union
Production Type
Independent
Project Length
60 minutes
Format
Mixed live-action and stop-motion animation
Shooting Starts
Late Summer 2014
Shooting Ends
Early Fall 2014
Production Company
THE 1979 BIZARRE
Director
Lx Milarre
Audition Location
6555 5th Ave South Suite 304, Seattle, WA 98108 map
Shooting Location
Equinox Studios, Georgetown, Seattle, WA
Email
info@growingcorpses.com
Compensation
Yes

Auditions

Synopsis

A bedridden grandmother spends her final days visiting with her family. A hospice worker and doctor treat the old woman as her terminal 'condition' worsens.

Additional Info

The film will be shot entirely with a narrator's voice over.
All other actors will have no speaking roles.
Shooting schedule must be flexible, as director has a separate full-time job.

Character BIOS

Old Woman
Cast
Female
Age: 78+
The old woman is bedridden and dying of a terminal 'condition'.
Hospice Worker
Female
Age: 50-70
The aid is a caring worker who sympathizes with her patient.
Old Woman's Daughter
Female
Age: 40-50
The daughter is mournful and attempts to repair her distant relationship with her dying Mother.
Old Woman's Granddaughter
Female
Age: 6-10
The Granddaughter is quiet and thoughtful. She connects to her Grandmother better than anyone else.
Old Woman's Grandsons
Male x 2
Age: 4-7
The two Grandsons are unattached and distracted with everything going on.
Doctor
Cast
Male
Age: 35-50
The doctor is focused and analytical. He is emotionally unattached.
Narrator
Female
Age Sounds: 50+
The narrator has a calm, deep almost raspy voice.