Updated: Jan 15, 2019
NTHS offers ATC an exclusive casting call for 3 upcoming student-directed short films.
Are you an actor looking for on-set and on camera experience? Submit today to New Trier High School's open casting call for several student-directed short films - many of which are being developed for festival competitions.
As a working actor looking to get more credits, a more expansive reel, or just looking to working with up and coming actors and directors, this is a great opportunity.
Below you'll find the information on at least 3 productions New Trier is casting at the moment. Please submit your headshot, resume, and reel (if you have one) to
James Syrek at firstname.lastname@example.org with the SUBJECT: ATC-NEW TRIER CASTING CALL.
FILM: THOMAS: A Story of Homophobia
HAYLEY - Teenage girl. High school aged. Somewhat passive.
AMANDA - High School Aged Girl. Very opinionated. Shorter actresses a plus.
PETER - Teenage boy. Tall. Brown hair.
SYNOPSIS: Not available.
SHOOT DATES: December 15
TEACHER - Adult male.
10 EXTRAS - Teenagers, aged 15-17
SYNOPSIS: A student stays up all night writing the essay of a lifetime only to forget to
print it the day its due. A long and difficult trip down the hallway will put his
mental and physical abilities to the test.
SHOOT DATES: December 15 & 16
FILM: UNTOLD STORY
WOMAN - 40-60 years old. Caucasian. Brown hair preferred. Very maternal - actress should be comfortable with emotionally driven scenes.
SYNOPSIS: A student film that centers around a girl who’s mom recently remarried
and is now part of a blended family. One day her step-brother assaults her and for
the rest of the film she is trying to find a way to tell her mom.
SHOOT DATES: December 9
BREAK A LEG, ACTORS! Can't wait to see these films with some ATC students!
Please do not contact ATC or the New Trier Office with film specific inquiries.
-The ATC Team