This casting call has expired. To see current casting calls Click here.
”Love, Jennie” is a short film about a love triangle that goes wrong between three art students: Eliza, Dave and Jennie. The film starts at the end of the story with Eliza as she is arrested at a bar for starting a fight with Jennie. Eliza suffers a head trauma from the fight and while in the cop car she has a series of flashbacks that tell her side of the story. But hers is not the only side that matters. As the three main characters work on their paintings for the end of the semester gallery showing they confront feelings of love, rejection and betrayal.
|Role Name||Gender||Ethnicity||Age Range||Description|
|Eliza||Female||Any Ethnicity||18-24||Eliza (mid 20′s) has been an artist since she could remember. Her and Jennie grew up down the street from each other and have been best friends and competitors their whole lives. Eliza is rough around the edges, mostly from her past troubles with substance abuse and physical abuse as a child. She has provided for herself for years and the only thing she is grateful for is the money her grandfather left for her schooling. She appreciates school and her work more than anything and will stop at nothing to become an art distributor and gallery owner in the future.|
|Dave||Male||Any Ethnicity||18-24||Dave (mid 20′s) is probably the best artist in their class, but his lack of drive and commitment has made him suffer. He uses drugs to fuel his creativity and it has been the source of his downfall for a while. He feels like he missed his opportunity with Jennie but is a little hopeful that he can change and that things will work out with Eliza. Even though he knows him and Jennie may never work out, he can’t stand to be away from her. He has an addictive personality and his positive presence he brings to a room is contagious. He has few cares in the world.|
|Marilyn||Female||Any Ethnicity||31-40||Marylin (30′s-40′s) is the art teacher and she owns her own gallery at the town square. She is unmarried and very focused on her art. She acts as a mentor to her students but takes her work very seriously and does not react well when they squander their talent or disrespect others work.|
|Cop||Male||Any Ethnicity||31-40||Cop (30′s-40′s) Arrests Eliza.|