Casting Director for Independent Comedy Film (Low Pay)
Are you a passionate and dedicated casting director looking to showcase your talent in the realm of independent comedy films? We are currently seeking a Casting Director to join our creative team for an upcoming independent comedy film project. We have 1 celebrity already attached and are looking to book 3 more.
Please note that this is a low-paying position, but it offers a chance to gain valuable experience and be part of an exciting project.
*Collaborate closely with the director to understand the vision and requirements of the film.
*Manage casting calls, including posting announcements, reviewing submissions, and scheduling auditions.
*Communicate with talent agents, actors, and extras to coordinate audition times and provide the necessary information.
*Make final casting decisions in consultation with the director.
*Negotiate contracts and secure talent for production.
*Proven experience as a Casting Director, or Assistant Casting Director, with a focus on comedy films (independent film experience is a plus).
*In-depth knowledge of the casting process, and contract negotiation.
*Familiarity with online casting platforms, talent agencies, and industry contacts.
*Excellent communication and organizational skills.
*Ability to collaborate effectively with directors, producers, and actors.
*Flexibility to adapt to the needs of low-budget independent film production.
*Please note that this is a low-paying position, and the budget for the film is limited. However, we believe in providing opportunities for emerging talent and creating a collaborative and fun working environment.
To apply, please submit your resume to email@example.com along with a cover letter highlighting your experience in casting for comedy films. Please also include the word “Brandstein” in the email subject, and list your low-budget film rate. We also encourage you to include any relevant links or references to your past work.
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