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Title: Balkans (working title)
The Story: A journalist infiltrates the Balkan Mafia in London. The themes of the film include organised crime, British and international Mafia, prostitution, investigations and music.
Shooting: HD, late summer 2012 (tbc)
Benefits: You will have the chance to display your talent and be part of a committed team with the goal of making this film a success. You will receive a copy of the film, a credit, expenses, a percentage of net profits, food and drink and regular updates. The completed feature will be sent to top industry contacts, anti-trafficking charities and festivals worldwide. A percentage of net profits shall be donated to anti-trafficking charities.
The filming will be fast and is known as 'hyperrealism.'
|Role Name||Gender||Ethnicity||Age Range||Description|
|Joe||Male||Caucasian||25-30||Unstoppable, determined, curious, witty, vulnerable and a good liar, Joe's heritage enables him to infiltrate the Eastern European Mafia. Joe is one of the remaining few journalists committed to the ethos of investigative journalism and research – to uncover the truth using all methods in spite of the risks. Joe is half English / half Eastern European.|
|Natasha||Female||Caucasian||18-24||Natasha left her country in Eastern Europe to find a rich man in the West. Unfortunately she was conned and is now serving as a prostitute.|
|Italian and Turkish Mob||Male||Any Ethnicity||Any Age||Dangerous|
|Chinese Businessman||Male||Chinese||31-40||Triad member and successful businessman|
|Tim||Male||Caucasian||41-50||Vice President of an NGO and former crime reporter and newspaper Deputy Editor. He is in his 50's.|
|Murial||Female||Caucasian||>60||MURIEL (Female 61+) Muriel is a trader of women and is English. She has been in the business for over 40 years and is over 60. She also has a good send of humour but can seem to have a strange and mysterious aura from a distance.|
|Small Man (under 1.4m)||Male||Caucasian||Any Age||A small man ( under 1.4m) presents at Sammy's nightclub. He wears a red suit.|
|Lon||Female||Vietnamese||18-24||Asian young female masseuse.|
|Call Girls||Female||Caucasian||18-24||May be some nudity but clothed. Eastern European females preferred.|