CASTING NOTICE (PDF HERE)
Production title: Nemesis Eterna
Union / Non-Union: SAG/AFTRA Microbudget Agreement
Production Type: Independent
SPECIAL COVID-19 STATEMENT: Most roles are either voice-over recorded in actor’s own home or self-filmed with your phone/webcam or with pre-sanitized equipment provided by production company, (see breakdowns below). A couple of roles require exterior shots which are solo (no other actor present) and will be filmed by long range/remote/drone cameras so no direct contact will be used (see breakdown below). Only crew members with both doses of vaccine will assist with any equipment used near actors.
CGI will be used to combine actors in shots when needed.
We plan to vastly exceed COVID-19 safety guidelines so that this film poses no additional risks all cast and crew.
Project format: 4K Anamorphic Digital Cinema
Distribution: Global Festival Run, Event Theatrical and Physical media via Saturnscape Pictures
Production locations: Self-recorded actors and limited exteriors in Triad, North Carolina
Production company: Saturnscape Pictures
Production websites: https://nemesiseterna.com/ & https://www.facebook.com/NESciFiMovie & https://www.saturnscape.com/upcomingfilms Saturnscape Statement on Safety, Diversity & Inclusion: https://www.saturnscape.com/diversity
Director : Stephen van Vuuren https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0888231/
Producer/Casting: SV2 Studios
Audition Location: Online
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (no phone calls)
Compensation: PAID + gross points + location meals + expenses for props, costume, makeup, self-shooting (varies by role, negotiated individually).
Auditions: January 12th until roles filled.
Call Backs: ASAP
Shooting Starts: January 2021
Shooting Ends: June 30th 2021 (approx.)
Synopsis: Experimental Sci-fi feature about a fifty-something, lonely remote IT worker obsessed with a Ukrainian marine biology student who discover that what has drawn them together is a grand coalescence of alien-human destiny, impending global annihilation and mysterious feminine forces in the Cosmos beyond all human comprehension.
Character Breakdowns (all roles paid)
· Susan Williams, FEMALE, LEAD [ALREADY CAST], late sixties, therapist.
· Paul DeVrees, WHITE MALE, LEAD. [ALREADY CAST], early 50’s, remote IT security consultant.
· Stassia, college age, FEMALE, Ukrainian marine biology student. Good accent required, dialogue coaching available. FILMING NOTE. You will be self-filming TIK TOK style videos for many scenes, take a lot of selfies and provide personal photographs. Also requires driving scenes in NC (filmed by remote/distant camera and drones)
· Voice-in-Head, LEAD, 18 to 55, FEMALE. Voice-over only role, recorded in home. No filming or on-camera, but has the most lines of any character. Ability to do hint of South African accent from urban Johannesburg. Very challenging acting role. Dialog coaching available.
· Punk Woman, PRINCIPAL, FEMALE of color i.e. non-white only, 18-40. FILMING NOTE. Exterior filming on empty rooftop with remote/drone cameras.
· Hacker X, PRINCIPAL, over 18 to 55, MALE. Voice-over only role, recorded in home. no filming or on-camera.
· The Entity, PRINCIPAL, over 18 to 88, FEMALE. Voice-over only role, recorded in home. no filming or on-camera
· Skycast, PRINCIPAL, over 50-70, MALE. Hippie UFO conspiracy video YouTube video host. FILMING NOTE: YouTube videos only role, self-recorded in home. Production will provide equipment as needed. No special video skills required.
· FIT MAN, PRINCIPAL, 18 – 50, MALE. No dialog, self-flagellating spiritual pilgrim. Must be in good physical shape, ability with special effect makeup (blood), will be shirtless in empty exterior location. FILMING NOTE. Exterior filming on empty rooftop with remote/drone cameras.