STUDY ABROAD Casting Call | 演员招募

Study Abroad 2: The Daydreaming Bunny Casting Call

我们留学生2: 追梦的兔子演员征选

 

Introduction:

Released in December 2014, the short film STUDY ABROAD has caught the attention of more than 40 major media outlets including NBC News, China Daily, CCTV and Fortune. The topic of the film is about correcting untrue stereotypes of international students, a topic which has received more than 3 million mentions on social media. Today, the STUDY ABROAD team has fully prepared and returned for the sequel!

With a much more professional film crew, the key members of STUDY ABROAD are now trying to bring the audience a brand new visual journey along with a twist of fairy-tale style. If you were waiting for a time to participate in "your own studying abroad story", this is your very chance!

简介:

纽约受到华人社群、与四十多家媒体关注的中国留学生微电影,「我们留学生」终于开始续集制作,原创制作群,凝聚更加专业的团队,打造童话故事风格,将带给你们完全不一样的视觉旅程,现在我们需要你们的参与,一起把留学生的精彩故事制作成微电影!

 

Length: 30 minutes | 片长:三十分钟

Genre: Drama/Cartoon/Animation | 类型:剧情、童话、动画

Official Website: www.studyabroadfilm.com | 官方网站:www.studyabroadfilm.com

 

Story Synopsis:

Romantic and naive art student Xiaotong who's studying in the US, is trying to earn money for her graduation exhibition to prove to her conservative family the quality and talent embedded in her art. She's been selling paintings on the street, drawing illustrations for magazines and doing other part-time jobs in order to collect enough money for the exhibition. With all this hard work, the only wish she has is to let her mother see her endeavors for their artistic quality, and gives her acceptance.

故事大纲:

天真浪漫的留美艺术生小彤,不畏惧古板与传统的家人反对,坚持挣得毕业展经费,因此努力赚稿费、辛苦在街头卖画,希望在五光十色的纽约,闪耀出自己的光芒,并期待在地球另一边的妈妈能够看见。

 

Casting Time | 海选时间 : Saturday 04/18, 1pm-5pm

Call Back Time | 二次面试: Saturday April 25

Shooting Dates | 拍摄时间: May 7-May 12, subject to change.

Shooting Location | 拍摄地点 : New York City Area

Compensation: Based on experience. | 费用:另议

 

Casting Positions | 征询角色:

 

Xiaotong - Lead Actress:

[Female, Chinese, Age 20-30, Mandarin as native language, speaks fluent English]

Role Description: Xiaotong is a cute, shy, talented and hardworking art student majoring in Intaglio. She is stubborn and self-demanding, with a dream to exhibit her artworks in a gallery and to gain her mother’s support for her dream.

小彤—女主角:

(华人,女性,二十岁到三十岁,中文母语/英文)

可爱认真、害羞,拥有艺术天份的版画学生,择善固执,对自我要求很高,梦想在艺廊展出自己的作品,一心渴望母亲能在她追求艺术的道路上支持她。

 

Qianqian - Lead Actress:

[Female, Chinese, Age 20-30, Mandarin as native language, speaks fluent English]

Role Description: As Xiaotong's good friend in New York, Qianqian is an outgoing and lively art student majoring in Art History who has short red hair. She has sharp eloquence and is very supportive of her friends. 

芊芊—女主角:

(华人,女性,二十岁到三十岁,中文母语/英文)

淘气活泼,口才犀利,染着一头红发的叛逆女孩,学习艺术史,小彤在纽约的好朋友,有着为好友两肋插刀的个性。

 

Xiaotong's Mother - Supporting Role:

[Female, Chinese, Age 45-55, Mandarin as native language]

Role Description: With a career as civil servant, Xiaotong's mom educates Xiaotong with a laissez-faire style. She thinks really practically and believes nothing is more important than earning money. Because of her mindset and unfamiliarity with art, she doesn't support Xiaotong’s dream to succeed in art.

妈妈—配角:

(华人,女性,四十五到五十五岁,中文母语):

小彤妈妈,公务员,对于小彤采取放任教育,想法实际,认为能够赚钱养活自己最重要。

 

Cafe Owner - Supporting Role:

[Female, Caucasian, Age 45-55]

Role Description: She is a very sweet and considerate Cafe owner who takes care of Xiaotong a lot during her part-time job. At the same time, she also loves art a lot.

老板娘—配角:

(白人,女性,四十五岁到五十五岁)

咖啡厅老板娘,对来打工的小彤非常照顾,体贴细心,也很喜欢艺术。

 

Professor - Supporting Role:

[Male, Caucasian, Age 40-50]

Role Description: He is Xiaotong's Intaglio professor as well as a famous Intaglio artist. He values Xiaotong as a talented student and gives her a lot of help.

教授—配角:

(白人,男性,四十岁到五十岁)

版画教授,知名艺术家,非常赏识小彤,给予许多支持。

 

Other Extra Roles (Unpaid):

Chinese Tourist: Age 45-55, Mandarin as native language

Gallery owner: Age 30-40, American/European

Mexican Robber: Age 20-30, Mexican Male

Police Officer: Age 30-40, American

Art Agent: Age 30-40, Caucasian Female

其它临时演员:

中国游客:四十五到五十五岁,中文母语

艺廊老板:白人或黑人,三十岁到四十岁

抢劫者:二十岁到三十岁,倾向墨西哥演员

警察:白人或黑人,三十岁到四十岁

艺术家经纪人:(白人,女性,三十岁到四十岁

 

Requirements:

Please submit your resume with 3+ portfolio photos to studyabroadfilm@gmail.com with subjectline "The Daydreaming Bunny Casting [Position]: Your Name". Professional acting background with online acting reel is a plus.

Note: If you won't be available for the above shooting dates, we cannot accept your application.

要求:

请将个人履历、至少三张正面照片,有网路表演视频作品为佳,寄电子邮件至studyabroadfilm@gmail.com,标题「追梦的兔子演员征选【试镜角色】:演员姓名」。

注:如果时间无法配合五月初的拍摄,请勿缴交资料。

 

You can also apply on Casting Networks:

若您已注册CastingNetworks您也可以通过该平台递交申请:

http://cni.castingnetworks.com/ccd/project/display/default.aspx?ProjectId=49296