Friday, January 7, 2011

50% off for GIAA Members at John Dapolito's Seminar

John Daplito is offering a 50% discount (to $10) to GIAA members at his Friday January 14th seminar, which is at 6 PM at the Producers Club, 358 W. 44th St.

GIAA Board Member Debbie Klaar has taken his seminars and recommends him. You can reach her at debklaar@aol.com if you want additional feedback.

You can see the complete information on the seminar at:
www.johndapolito.com

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

RICOLA NON UNION COMMERCIAL MEN AND WOMEN

TYPE: COMMERCIAL (NON UNION)

PRODUCT: RICOLA

SHOOT DATE: January 25th or 26TH, 2011

SHOOT LOCATION: NYC

USAGE: 2 YEAR NORTH AMERICA TV AND INTERNET.

RATE PRINCIPLES: $1500 plus 10%, includes fitting

RATE EXTRAS: $200 plus 10%

PLEASE SUBMIT REAL FOREIGN NATIONALS. WE NEED PEOPLE WITH GENUINE ACCENTS AND WHO SPEAK A FOREIGN LANGUAGE.

Extras (25): 200 plus 10%

1- 23 men and women representing a range of foreign diplomats and translators- Asian, Indian, Hispanic, African, European, American, etc. in business attire. A smattering of colorful national dress common at large international gatherings (e.g. an African in a dashiki, a Balinese in batik, an Indian woman in a sari, etc.)

SUBMIT ROLE/NAME

INCLUDE PICTURE AND WHAT COUNTRY YOU ARE FROM, AND IF YOU SPEAK WITH A NATURAL ACCENT.

TO: RICOLA@IMPOSSIBLECASTING.COM

Casting Non-Union Internet for Singapore training.

CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE WEBISODES #3
Internet Project
NON-UNION
Run Usage: INTERNET ONLY (in-house use for training purposes at Nanyang Univ Singapore

Casting Director: CAROL ROSENTHAL CASTING
Interview Dates: 1/5, 1/6, 1/7 (dates may change)
Callback Dates: none - will cast from initial audition
Shoot/Start Date: 1/27 - 1/31 (one day shoot, some roles work 2)
Pay Rate: $1000 per day FLAT (only 3 roles may work 2 days)
Location: LOS ANGELES
Start Date: 1/27/2011

SUBMIT ELECTRONICALLY

PLEASE SUBMIT NO LATER THAN 3PM MONDAY 1/3

NOTE: ALSO INCLUDE PERFORMANCE VIDEOS OR ACTOR SLATES IF AVAILABLE. DO NOT SEND DEMO TAPES.

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: A series of webisodes that will be used for Cultural Intelligence assessment and training in-house at Nanyang University in Singapore. Only students and private business clients will be able to access the finished videos for testing, and they will ONLY be able to access these videos with a password. These will never be aired anywhere.

This is a non-union job but these webisodes are for a password protected website for Nanyang University in Singapore -- they will never be for public viewing or go to broadcast, so please submit wider if you'd like. PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT IF YOUR CLIENT HAS BOOKED ONE OF THESE PROJECTS PREVIOUSLY

***AUTHENTIC ACCENTS AND BEHAVIORS FOR EACH PARTICULAR NATIONALITY IS IMPERATIVE FOR THESE SPOTS. ONLY SUBMIT IF YOUR CLIENT CAN DO AN AUTHENTIC ACCENT FOR THAT REGION. THERE SHOULD BE NO HINT OF AMERICANISMS OR INTONATION, EXCEPT, OF COURSE, FOR THE AMERICAN ROLES.

ALL ROLES REQUIRE AUTHENTIC ACCENTS FOR THEIR PARTICULAR NATIONALITY
[ ITALIAN BUSINESSMAN ]
'CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE WEBISODES' / '$1000 FOR ONE DAY SHOOT' / Lead / Male / Caucasian / 40-55
50 YEAR OLD ITALIAN BUSINESSMAN, stern but animated
Wardrobe: professional business attire

[ KOREAN BUSINESSMAN ]
'CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE WEBISODES' / '$1000 FOR ONE DAY SHOOT' / Lead / Male / Asian / 40-55
50 YEAR OLD KOREAN BUSINESSMAN, stern and non-expressive, stoic
Wardrobe: professional business attire

[ HISPANIC BUSINESSMAN ]
'CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE WEBISODES' / '$1000 FOR ONE DAY SHOOT' / Lead / Male / Hispanic / 35-50
40 YEAR OLD HISPANIC BUSINESSMAN, expressive, confident, very personable, can be on the verge of high-strung, but not over the top
Wardrobe: professional business attire

[ GERMAN BUSINESSMAN ]
'CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE WEBISODES' / '$1000 FOR ONE DAY SHOOT' / Lead / Male / Caucasian / 35-50
40 YEAR OLD GERMAN BUSINESSMAN, articulate, spontaneous and very confident (almost over-confident), a bit high-strung
Wardrobe: professional business attire

[ MIDDLE EASTERN/ARABIC BUSINESSMAN ]
'CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE WEBISODES' / '$1000 FOR ONE DAY SHOOT' / Lead / Male / Middle Eastern / 35-50
40 YEAR OLD MIDDLE EASTERN/ARABIC BUSINESSMAN, calm exterior covers an energetic extrovert
Wardrobe: professional business attire

[ RUSSIAN BUSINESSMAN ]
'CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE WEBISODES' / '$1000 FOR ONE DAY SHOOT' / Lead / Male / Caucasian / 35-50
40 YEAR OLD RUSSIAN BUSINESSMAN, extroverted, slightly high-strung polished businessman
Wardrobe: professional business attire

[ INDIAN BUSINESSMAN ]
'CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE WEBISODES' / '$1000 FOR ONE DAY SHOOT' / Lead / Male / East Indian / 35-50
40 YEAR OLD EAST INDIAN BUSINESSMAN spontaneous and energetic, very personable
Wardrobe: professional business attire

[ CHINESE BUSINESSMAN ]
'CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE WEBISODES' / '$1000 FOR ONE DAY SHOOT' / Lead / Male / Asian / 35-50
40 YEAR OLD MALES CHINESE BUSINESSMAN, calm on the outside but easily agitated, animated and able to express himself well
Wardrobe: professional business attire

[ AMERICAN BUSINESSMAN #2 ]
'CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE WEBISODES' / '$1000 FOR ONE DAY SHOOT' / Lead / Male / Caucasian / 35-50
40 YEAR OLD CAUCASIAN AMERICAN MALE - extroverted, enthusiastic, natural salesman, slightly high-strung but not over the top
Wardrobe: professional business attire

[ AMERICAN BUSINESSMAN #1 'MIKE' ]
'CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE WEBISODES' / '$1000 FOR ONE DAY SHOOT' / Lead / Male / Caucasian / 35-50
40 YEAR OLD CAUCASIAN AMERICAN MALE - calm, conscientious, polished businessman
Wardrobe: professional business attire

[ WALID HAMZAH ]
'CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE WEBISODES' / '$1000 FOR ONE DAY SHOOT' / Lead / Male / Middle Eastern / 35-50
40 YEAR OLD MALE OF MIDDLE EASTERN/ARAB DESCENT - Professional and polished
MUST BE A VERY, VERY STRONG ACTOR
Wardrobe: professional business attire

[ SHEN GOH ]
CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE WEBISODES' / '$1000 PER DAY (MOST LIKELY 2 DAY SHOOT)' / Lead / Male / Asian / 35-50
40 year old PRC (People's Republic of China) Chinese Male, Professional and polished.
MUST BE A VERY, VERY STRONG ACTOR - A LOT OF DIALOGUE!!!
Wardrobe: professional business attire

[ CHRIS CARTER ]
'CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE WEBISODES' / '$1000 PER DAY (MOST LIKELY 2 DAY SHOOT)' / Lead / Male / Caucasian / 35-50
40 MALE BUSINESSMAN, CAUCASIAN, AMERICAN, confident, former day trader.
MUST BE A VERY, VERY STRONG ACTOR -- A LOT OF DIALOGUE!!!
Wardrobe: professional business attire

[ TERI PARKER ]
AMERICAN-BORN CHINESE WOMAN / 'CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE WEBISODES #3' / '$1000 PER DAY (MOST LIKELY 2 DAY SHOOT)' / Lead / Female / Asian / 35-42
35 year old second-generation American-born Chinese Businesswoman. Strong, polished, very American, a natural leader. NO CHINESE ACCENT
MUST BE A VERY, VERY STRONG ACTRESS -- A LOT OF DIALOGUE!!!
Wardrobe: professional business attire