Film: Student Films

'The Penguin's Soul'

Casting notice expires: November 1, 2013

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Daniel Cati, Danilo Medrado, Eduardo Areyan

Production Description

Casting "The Penguin's Soul," a film about self-responses for those kind of questions we do to ourselves about the world out there. Based on the real story of Mattia Cacciatori (an Italian photographer arrested in Turkey during the 2013 protests), the film discusses how it is to see yourself lost because of your own choices.

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Shooting various days between Oct. 30-Nov. 5 in NYC.

Compensation & Union Contract Details

Travel and meals provided.


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Plot Description

Ryan is a 24 year old photographer tired of being sentenced in his own jail of comfortable life. He decides to go to Turkey during a wave of protests. He gets arrested and put into a detention jail, where he meets Yunus, a 21 years old Turkish student. This forced friendship makes Ryan realize how irrational life is.