Toronto Short Film Needs Actors and Actresses

Student Film

Job Position(s): Actors & Actresses
Actor(s) Age Range (if applicable): Various see post
Project Type: Short Film
Job Date: March 1 - 3
Compensation: Volunteer
Union Status: Non-Union
CASTING CALL – Short Film “Ticket to Paradise”
Filming Dates: 2 days between March 1 – 3 – (most likely March 1,2)
Location: Toronto Area
This is a short fiction in association with York University’s MFA in Film Production program. Director is award winning filmmaker Pooya Badkoobeh.
Ticket to Paradise is about a Syrian family struggling with immigration issues and adapting to life in Toronto, culminating in an incident in a restaurant. This is a project by a volunteer crew mainly York University film students. These roles are unpaid, with food & transportation provided. Locations are in the North York / Vaughn area. Please follow-up, we would love to have you aboard production!
1)Young Man in Love (20 -30)
Young man proposes to girlfriend
2) Canadian Older Man 1 (White, 40 – 60)
Dining at the restaurant with his family
3)Canadian Young Man (White, 20 -35)
Dining at the restaurant with his family
4)Older Couple Woman (40 – 60)
Dining at the restaurant with her husband
5)Older Couple Man (40 – 60)
Dining at the restaurant with his wife
6)Young woman 1 (White, 20 – 35)
Dining with friends, stares at woman in a washroom
7)Young woman 2 (20 – 35)
Dining with friends
8) Young man (20 – 35)
Dining with friends
9)Kitchen Worker (18 – 30) – March 3rd only
Cleaning the kitchen while witnessing an altercation
Please send CV/headshot by Saturday Feb 22nd.
Thank you!

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