Where to Land (RATE: $327.60/day)

Where to Land (RATE: $327.60/day)

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PROJECT DESCRIPTION

“Where to Land,” independent filmmaker Hal Hartley’s latest comedy feature film.”For reference, his library of films is currently available on the Criterion Channel.”

ACTORS & PERFORMERS

Muriel
Lead. Female. 30-40
Lead female. 30-35 years old. Famous TV actress. Beautiful, lovable, sincere, idealistic but very dramatic, helplessly imaginative, and incurably romantic. She’s always onstage, so to speak. And we love her for this. When her older boyfriend, Joe, has his last will and testament drawn up, she decides he must be dying. She’s glamorous, funny, physically graceful, and lives to speak grandly, tragically, and with excellent elocution!
Required Skills:
* Languages: English
* Dance: Movement

Elizabeth
Supporting. Female. 60-75
100 year old philosopher (White) who looks about 70. Was a teenager in Europe during World War II but has lived in New York since the 1950s. Moves slowly and has trouble hearing, but her intellect is fast-moving and poetical. She smokes cigars when her nurse is not around…
Ethnicity: White / European Descent
Required Media: Headshot/Photo, Audio or Video Reel
Required Skills:
* Languages: English

Oliver
Supporting. Male. 30-45
Superintendent of a NYC apartment building. He’s a thinker with little education. A self-styled anarchist looking to run for district representative on a socialist ticket. He borrows books from the main character, Joe, and spouts anarchist formulas like they were baseball stats.
Ethnicity: Latino / Hispanic
Required Skills:
* Languages: English

Emily
Day Player. Female. 30-40
Graduate student majoring in cultural criticism who is writing a book about the leading man’s films and wants him to grant her an exclusive interview to be included in it. She’s highly educated, intellectually sharp, uses big, obscure, academic terms; entitled, and arrogant in a naïve sort of way.
Required Skills:
* Languages: English

Mick
Supporting. Male. 20-30
Aspiring screenwriter desperate to get his TV pilot to a famous actress who is dating the filmmaker he, Mick, suspects might be his father. Bright but naïve.
Ethnicity: White / European Descent
Required Skills:
* Languages: English

Keith
Supporting. Male. 25-35
Aspiring producer, Mick’s best friend (Mick’s a screenwriter). Bossy, confident, ambitious, suave, but unprincipled.
Required Skills:
* Languages: English

Alice
Day Player. Female. 40-60

Anna
Day Player. Female. 18-25

Producer
Day Player. Female. 30-40

Interviewer
Day Player. Male. 30-40

Photographer
Day Player. Male. 30-40

Photo Assistant
Day Player. All Genders. 18-30

Stylist
Day Player. All Genders. 25-35

Makeup Artist
Day Player. Female. 25-35

Tom
Supporting. Male. 50-60

Octavio
Day Player. Male. 40-60

Alejandra
Day Player. Female. 30-60

Inez
Day Player. Female. 25-35

Dates & Locations
Shoots April in NYC.

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