Film: Student Films


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Brooklyn College
Kevin Cummings, dir.

Production Description

Casting "Downeast," a film for Brooklyn College about Mikey, an out-of-work lobster fisherman, who takes to picking periwinkle snails to make ends meet. Meanwhile, Mikey’s best friend David sleeps on his couch and takes advantage of his hospitality to say the least. Financial and sexual tensions build and relationships become strained until one night the two men go out at dusk to pick periwinkle snails and only one man comes back. Set in Downeast Maine, the film will showcase the rugged beauty of the unforgiving
landscape/seascape and the resiliency of the community.

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Rehearses in NY; shoots in Eastport, Maine.

Compensation & Union Contract Details

No pay, but travel and meals provided.


Seeking submissions from: New York, NY; Eastport, ME; Boston, MA; Portland, ME Sign up or Log In to apply.