NEEDED: Boys, 9-11 years old, who play soccer for short film “WELL PLAYED.”
Shoot Dates: Friday, April 26,2013 7:00 a.m.- 3 p.m. and Monday, April 29, 7:00 a.m.- 3 p.m.
Notes: (Set Teacher will be present on location)
Location: Kenneth Hahn Park in Los Angeles
CREDIT, MEAL, COPY OF FILM
This is an emotional, character drama of a children’s soccer coach struggling to deal with an ADHD kid on his team. Jason is inexperienced handling the eccentricities of ten-year-old Shawn whose excessive ADHD behavior causes havoc with training the team. In his search to make this work for all the kids, Jason discovers new ways to get the best out of everyone including himself and Shawn.
The film is being produced and directed by Emmy Award winning filmmaker Jeremy Kagan.
This film is being made by The Change Making Media Lab at The University of Southern California www.cmml.usc.edu with a grant from the School of Psychiatry at the Keck Medical at USC. The film will be initially distributed around the country to organizations that train kids and to coaches in all sports as well as organizations helping ADHD children.
As part of the work of The Change Making Media Lab, this is meant to change behavior, utilizing methods of Entertainment Education in creating an emotional story that confronts these problems. It can make a difference.
Please contact Casting Director, CATHY REINKING with Photo, Resume if interested: firstname.lastname@example.org with “Hollywood Mom Blog Casting” in Subject Line.