German Production Issues Casting Call For Thompson Valley’s Residents

TNRD Film Commission advises actors to turn out June 2, 10 a.m., Cache Creek Community Hall

Schramm Film Koerner & Weber, a German production company of the feature film Gold, is issuing a casting call for Saturday, June 2, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Cache Creek Community Hall, 1270 Stage Rd (beside the Fire Hall). The production is seeking local residents for acting roles, all of which will be speaking parts as well as paid positions. It is anticipated that actors who are cast will be required to work until the end of August.

The production company is casting four roles altogether:

• Two Aboriginal men, 26-38 years old and physically fit.

• One Aboriginal man, 26-38 years old, slim, physically fit, and a rodeo competitor with solid horseback riding skills

• One “Lost Gold Digger,” 40-55 year old man, thin, weathered face, Caucasian, to portray a British ex-patriot.

Men should preferably wear a button-front shirt or darker T-shirt, jeans and dark shoes. All applicants will have their measurements taken and be interviewed as well as videotaped. The session will take approximately five to 10 minutes.

Applicants require their own transportation and must be eligible to work in Canada.