Casting

simon max hill

RON TONKIN BRAND 2018

SELF TAPES

simon max hill casting

 

Below are self-taping instructions for the Ron Tonkin Brand 2018 project, for Spokesperson. Self tapes are open only to the spokesperson role: Zombie and Waiter roles must audition in person on April 18.

PLEASE READ ALL OF THE INSTRUCTIONS BELOW BEFORE RECORDING YOUR AUDITION.

IF YOUR FILES ARE IMPROPERLY LABELED, YOUR AUDITION WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

DEADLINE: Please get us your videos no later than 5:30pm on April 18, 2018.

INSTRUCTIONS

Please record yourself performing the sides for your role, in the following shots. 

SHOT LIST (this LINK has examples of these framings)

  1. SLATE – Framing: CU. Please tell the camera your name, agent and location.
  2. TAKE 1 – Framing: MED. Direction: Standing up, read both scenes directly to camera, as dry as possible.
  3. TAKE 2 – Framing: MED. Direction: Standing up, read both scenes directly to camera, as if reporting on a national emergency or terrible crisis. Keep your dignity and composure.

WARDROBE/HAIR/MAKEUP GUIDELINES

Please wear a suit+tie. Overall look should be old fashioned, conservative newscaster.

SIDES – click to view/download

AUDITION PREPARATION

We’d like a totally straightforward read of both scenes in the sides. There should be no joking or humor in your voice. The read should be as if you were reporting on a deadly serious matter.

 

If you do not label the videos on the site, your audition will not be accepted.

You may submit your videos two different ways.

If you cannot rename the file you are sharing with us: Youtube / Vimeo

Please label the videos you’re sharing with YOURNAME-YOURAGENT-YOURROLE-TAKE.

Example: simon max hill-GreatAgency-CastingGuy-Slate

With both sites, if you’ve password protected the video, please give us the password so we can view it.

With Vimeo, you must make sure the video is downloadable.

If you do not label the videos on the site, your audition will not be accepted.

 

If you can rename the file you are sharing with us: WeTransfer or our direct uploader (preferred)

If you do not relabel the videos properly before you upload, your audition will not be accepted.

Please label the videos you’re sharing with YOURNAME-YOURAGENT-YOURROLE-TAKE.

Example: simon max hill-GreatAgency-CastingGuy-Slate.mp4

WeTransfer – please share to submissions@smhcasting.com

Direct Upload – you can drag/drop your videos onto the uploader below, or click it to select your files.

If you do not relabel the videos properly before you upload, your audition will not be accepted.

We'll need a bunch of info from you before the shoot. Click the link below to fill out a form with all that info!

CLICK HERE TO FILL OUT YOUR VITALS

Thank you!