CALLING ALL ACTORS AND ACTRESSES!
Have plans for New Year's Eve? Punch your way into 2021 with a role in a star-studded Feature Film!
Step into the acting ring and "battle" for the chance to win a role in "Bobcat Moretti", starring Tim Realbuto, Vivica A. Fox, Taryn Manning, Sally Kirkland, Coolio, and more.
Round 1: GEARING UP FOR THE FIGHT
We are looking for the best-undiscovered actor or actress who is looking for a break. We want to see the best of what you do! Submit your headshot, resume, and choose one 3-minute or less video or reel link of your work to submit via our film email: BobcatMorettiContest@gmail.com
Each actor will be provided written, constructive feedback from filmmaker Rob Margolies on their headshot, resume, and link submitted. Each actor will also receive the first 1-2 page pair of sides to self-tape and submit. Deadline to submit December 28th, 2020 at 10:00 PM EST. *NOTE: there is a one-time admission fee in order to submit your materials.
*Whether you advance to the next round or not, Rob will also provide written, constructive feedback on your work.
Round 2: STAY IN THE RING
If selected, you will be contacted on or before December 28th at 10:00PM EST, and provided another scene Rob has written. Whether you advance to the next round or not, Rob will again provide written, constructive feedback on your work.
On December 29th at 10:00 PM EST, the Top 8 Actors will advance from this round as well as receive social media shoutouts from Rob given his opinion on what makes their great work standout.
Round 3: BLOOD, SWEAT, AND TEARS
The Top 8 Actors will receive another 1-2 page pair of sides which they will perform on Zoom with redirects, on December 30th, in front of Rob plus two other special guest filmmaker judges. Extensive live feedback will be provided.
By 10:00 PM EST on December 30th, the Final 4 Actors will be announced and receive additional social media shoutouts.
Round 4: THE KNOCKOUT
On December 31st, the Final 4 Actors will receive 2 additional 1-2 page pairs of sides which they will perform on Zoom with redirects in front of Rob plus two other special guest filmmaker judges. Extensive live feedback will be provided.
Competition Winner will also receive a multi-line speaking role tailored to their skills in the feature film "Bobcat Moretti" with roundtrip airfare and private accommodations in Los Angeles, California where the film will continue to shoot sometime in the 2nd half of 2021 (TBD).
Competition Runner-Up (2nd place Actor) will receive a 90-minute Zoom session with Rob in January 2021, based on availability.
Disclaimer: Any actor that has worked with Rob Margolies on other projects is ineligible for this competition.
CONTEST SUBMISSION FEE:
EARLY Submission Fee: $60 (Before December 18th, 2020)
$75.00 (which includes the review of your application and feedback on a pair of sides selected for you, regardless of advancement or not to the next round.)
Send payment to VENMO: @DifferentDuckFilms
Submit your materials to: BobcatMorettiContest@gmail.com
SUBJECT LINE: Name, Bobcat Contest
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Links to Performance