Van Nguyen, dir.
Casting a spec short "Dora the Buddhist," in which our hero, Dora, lives in two worlds: the real one and a dream one. When under extreme stress, she enters the dream world, where her actions play out in the real. Director states: "The world will be full of surreal elements and shot on Red Epic with a creative team who have collaborated on many projects. Short will be entered into major film festivals."
Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations
Shoots Dec. 14 & 15 in NYC.
Compensation & Union Contract Details
Pays $150/one day for Dr. Elrich; $50/one day for Grandfather; no pay for other roles, but credit, meals, and copy provided.
Seeking Talent Select a role below for more information and submission instructions.
Female, 25+, All Ethnicities
a stress eater but doesn't look it, can be mean but looks deceptively nice, like a nurse; one shoot day.
Dr. Elrich (Supporting):
Male, 35+, All Ethnicities
will do whatever it takes to solve a case and is a long time enemy of Dora.
Knowledgeable Patron - not an extra (Supporting):
Male, 25-70, Caucasian, Hispanic, Asian, South Asian, Native American, Middle Eastern, Southeast Asian / Pacific Islander, Ethnically Ambiguous / Mixed Race
Requires comedic timing, Prefer a stand up comedian, Open to all actor types.
Crazy Patron - not an extra (Supporting):
Male, 25-50, All Ethnicities
He's the most interesting one of the group who tries not to be the most interesting because he doesn't see himself as crazy. This role is no...
Male, 50+, Caucasian
to play 60+, ill, grandfather to the crazy Dora hero, think of a sickly Bill Murray grandfather, will apply prosthetics if you look too youn...
Male, 28-60, Hispanic, Asian, South Asian, Native American, Middle Eastern, Southeast Asian / Pacific Islander, Ethnically Ambiguous / Mixed Race
A friendly man who loves to sell his wares, protective over Dora like a father, easy to love. This is not a stereotyped role, and is not an ...
Seeking submissions from: New York, NY
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