Actors for Undergrad Thesis Film

Seeking: Cast


Potential Shoot Date: 17-23


Contact Name: Ramina Ramazani


Email: txclosurecasting@gmail.com


Phone Number: 9365376076


Description:

Actors of any background and experience level welcome.


Casting "Closure," a UT Austin student thesis film. It's set in Cooperative Housing in West Campus and centers around college students and their struggle for self-governance while also managing interpersonal issues.


Synopsis: The last moments proceeding the absolute closure of the Osage House are filled with catastrophic disaster and sweet satisfaction - as new relationships blossom and decades-old ones are destroyed.


Character Breakdowns


Pike: Lead, Male, 18-25 Rhome's significant other; the story is largely depicted from his perspective as he is both the victim and the perpetrator of the drama in the house. Ethnicity: All Ethnicities, Required Media: Headshot/Photo


Billie: Lead, Female, 18-25 the embodiment of isolation in an environment where you’re constantly surrounded by people. Ethnicity: All Ethnicities, Required Media: Headshot/Photo


Rhome: Lead, Gender-Nonconforming, Non-Binary, Trans Female, Trans Male, 18-25 Pike's significant other; their actions of infidelity against Pike cause multiple relationships throughout the house to crash and burn. Ethnicity: All Ethnicities, Required Media: Headshot/Photo


Dino: Supporting, Male, 18-25 Nona’s significant other who provides comedic relief even in life-threatening situations; engages in intimate actions with Nona at one point. Ethnicity: All Ethnicities Required Media: Headshot/Photo


Nona: Supporting, Female, 18-25 Dino’s cute and quirky significant other who oddly saves the day; engages in intimate actions with Dino at one point. Ethnicity: All Ethnicities Required Media: Headshot/Photo


Leon: Supporting, Male, Gender-Nonconforming, Trans Male, 18-28 the resident drag-queen who steals the show with a glamorous performance, but more importantly steals Rhome’s heart. Ethnicity: All Ethnicities Required Media: Headshot/Photo


-Unpaid Student Production

-Meals provided

-Copy of material for reel

-Crew members needed

-email txclosurecasting@gmail.com with headshot and what character you’d like to audition for audition info, willing to accept jpegs via email

-tentative shooting days : March 17-23

-Will be distributed via festival circuit

-Filming in Austin, TX

-Covid Precautions: Required testing/masks on set


UT Affiliation: Student