Teen Girl Needed for "Zip" Upcoming FilmVancouver, BC, CanadaID: 539128Exp: 1/26/2023
ONLY LOCAL TALENT WILL BE ACCEPTED. Seeking teen actresses ages 15-17 for the "Zip" film. More details are below. About the project: PROJECT SYNOPSIS: Meet Melody; at fifteen, she is outspoken, intelligent and creative. Melody enjoys hanging out with her friends, keeping up with 70s pop culture and dreams of performing in her school talent show. The problem? Her strict father, a traditionalist who shakes Melody’s world overnight after sewing a zipper onto her mouth on her sixteenth birthday. LOGLINE: On her 16th birthday, singer-songwriter Melody awakens with a zipper sewn to her mouth. A story about the voiceless, who must fight to be heard. Rate: UBCP/ACTRA or Equivalent. Non Paying. Additional information: AUDITION LOCATION Self Tape. SHOOT/PERFORMANCE DATE(S) March 10, 11, 12. SHOOT/PERFORMANCE LOCATION(S) Vancouver. Submission deadline: January 26, 2023. When applying, please submit a headshot and a resume.
LEAD. MUST SPEAK FARSI-Iranian, outspoken and creative. For a student in the 1970s, Melody is way ahead of her time; she is intelligent, artistic and isn’t afraid of putting anyone in their place. Melody is a talented singer -songwriter and spends most of the film preparing original music for her school talent show. However, her dreams are challenged when her father Zahhak insists she must be married off for her sixteenth birthday.