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Christine Altidor (writer, director, producer, student) is casting for "The Syndrome," an HD senior thesis film. (SAG/Non-SAG, SAG student agreement)
Synopsis: Two black twenty-somethings stage a fake kidnapping in order to incite media coverage. What begins as an idealist, revolutionary act between a young woman and her radical boyfriend, eventually becomes a deadly and dangerous game.
Audition date: Saturday, October 2nd at 10am.
Audition location: MuCCC (Multi-use Community Cultural Center); 142 Atlantic Avenue, Rochester, New York 14607.
Shooting date: Friday, January 14th, 2011 through Sunday, January 23rd. There may be other shooting days at the end of December and beginning of January (with rehearsals in November and December).
[DAVID] Mid-20's, male, African-American. David is tenacious, idealistic, courageous, and radical. Actor must be willing to participate in scenes of violence.
[REGINA] Mid-20's, female, African-American. Regina is sarcastic, independent, ambitious, and rebellious. She is also an aspiring singer. Actress must be willing to participate in scenes of violence.
[LINDA] Late 30's, early 40's, female. Linda is the line producer for a news studio. She is headstrong and authoritative.
[SCOTT] Early to mid-30's, male. Scott is sarcastic, and is an editor for a news studio.
[NEWS ANCHOR] Mid-30's to early 40's, male or female. Well-spoken.
Please e-mail your resume and headshot to Christine at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You may also mail a hard copy of your resume and headshot to:
735 Anderson Hill Road #2033
Purchase, New York 10577
* A mailed headshot and resume is preferred over e-mail! *
Upon receiving your headshot and resume, I will send you more information about the project, and will eventually send you the script. DO NOT mail/e-mail me if you are not committed to coming to the audition and following through with the casting process. This project is unpaid, but actors will receive copy and credit. Transportation will be provided or reimbursed. Food will be provided as well.