Film: Short Films

Production: MI, 'Runaway Hemingway'

Young Hemingway (Lead)

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Production Details

Casting a video for Kickstarter. Initially, this would be a smaller-scale demo version of "Hemingway," creating the look and feel of the finished final film and hopefully attractin...more

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Male, ages 11-17, Caucasian

Role Description

Young Hemingway: (Lead) shown in every scene of the film and the film’s emotional anchor, since the character is based on a real life figure, finding a certain look is also important, must be Caucasian, preferably with dark hair, age and height can be flexible, as long as you can portray a sturdy, athletic 13-year-old, the role is physically active requiring hiking, running, and one swimming scene, candidates must be strong, funny, confident and, most importantly, likable.

Attached are some real pictures of young Ernest Hemingway. These are just for your reference, please do not be discouraged if you do not look exactly like him. The embodiment of his personality will ultimately be more important than appearance.