Project Name: SOLDIER GIRL
Call type: Casting Call
Project type: Film
Casting for: Lead
Pay / Incentives $125/day Deferred + copy/credit/meals, SAG-AFTRA Student Film Agreement
Performer must be based in: Los Angeles, CA
Union? None / Non Union SAG-AFTRA
Production Dates: 4/23 - 4/28
Production Location: Los Angeles
Disability: Leg Amputee, Above Knee Amputee, Below Knee Amputee
Age Range: 20-29
Veteran? Not Required
Role / Character: GEORGEANNE BEDFORD
Role Description: 20 to 25 years old, all ethnicities female.
Originally from a small town in rural Alabama and joined the Army to better her life. Now a former Army Sergeant. She was a medic catching a ride on a helicopter, in a combat zone in Afghanistan, when it was shot down. She is the only survivor and lost one of her legs in the crash. As an amputee, she was discharged and awarded the Purple Heart medal. She now suffers from PTSD and depression while rehabilitating at a local V.A. Hospital. She finds her way through the broken system to be failing and experiences suicidal thoughts. She feels like she’s a burden to society since her injury and the world may be better without her. Seeking strong actors who can handle highly emotional scenes.
REAL LOWER LIMB AMPUTEES ENCOURAGED TO SUBMIT - PLEASE NOTE IN SUBMISSION. SAG or non-union welcome. LEAD, works 5 days.
Submission Deadline Date: 3/31/20 (the sooner the better)
Company Name: California State University, Northridge
Address: 18111 Nordhoff St. Northridge CA 91330 United States
Contact Name: Kerry Barker
Contact Phone: (508) 685-1919