Casting Call for Spanish Student Film in Dallas



NESA Cinema is looking for actors, models and people with no prior acting experience for its upcoming short narrative drama, ‘Space Cadet’. The drama is about a young boy named Damarion, who is severely abused by his father. He seeks solace in the company of a young girl in his imaginary realm. Applicants are to make note that it’s a foreign language film. Only fluent Spanish speakers are eligible to apply. It is reiterated that people who are not well-conversant in Spanish don’t meet the eligibility criteria.

Available Roles


Emilio is a big man in his late 30s or early 40s. Although he is strong, he is not physically fit. He wants his son to be obedient and punishes him severely over petty things. He blames Damarion for his wife leaving and treats him very poorly.


Damarion is a young boy between 8 and 10. He is introverted, and likes to spend time alone. He is shy and reserved among people. He is the central main of the drama.

The Girl

The girl that lives in Damarion’s imaginary realm. Damarion seeks solace in her in times of emotional turmoil. She acts as a safe haven for him.


The waitress – a side role in the play – is in her early 20s. Her height is about 5’0″ – 5’5″. She also has neatly trimmed short hair. She is quite similar in her looks to Zoey Deschanel.

2 Police Officers

One of the police officers is in his mid 20s to early 30s. The other policeman is in late 40s to early 50s.

The Social Worker

She is a tall, skinny woman. Her height is somewhere in the range 5’7″ – 5’10″. Her age is mid to late 40s.

Please note that the project will be unpaid.

Production Details

The production of the drama will start on March 11, 2016. It is expected to wrap up by March 12, 2016. The production schedule spans two days. You are requested to email if you are interested in this opportunity. All roles are unpaid.

Application Details

  1. Please mention the role you are applying for in the subject line.

  2. Mention your age, height and weight in the email body.

  3. Also, please confirm your availability in the dates of production.

  4. Attach a picture and resume with your email. Please make sure that your picture is a clear headshot and allows complete unhindered view of your face.

  5. Send the email to the following email address:

Important Note: The last date for application is March 2, 2016. It is reminded that all roles are unpaid. Applications will be welcomed only from Dallas.

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