Honestly, Dear – casting call

A little honesty can go a long way, especially on a first date.

Writer/Director: DC Brandon


1 evening shoot in Edmonton ( 3 hour shoot)

Collab only

Roles open until filled

Summer 2022 production (depending on casting)


SHAUN (lead) 

early twenties, male

Engineering student who’s had a few dates but none of them have panned out. Decides to try something completely different in his approach to woo Lacey. 



LACEY (lead) 

early twenties, female

Nursing student who feels alone and a bit lost amidst the struggle to get through year 3 of her program. Went out with Shaun as a way to get out of her rut. 


How to apply 

Submit an intro to camera to dcbrandonfilms@gmail.com


read the script

I have posted the full script for this short film below. Please read through it and ask yourself if this is the type of short film you wish to star in. If you find the story and characters compelling, then the answer may be yes. 


understand the character

It’s important to really think about the character you are auditioning for. What do they seem to want in the story? What do they value? What kind of person do they seem to be? How might you bring them to life?


Submit an intro to camera

Introduce yourself and confirm your non-union status and age. Give me a sense of who you are by listing your favourite hobby and a sentence or two about why you would like to act in this micro short film.  email the video to dcbrandonfilms@gmail.com



Read the script for

“Ice Cream”

Film director DC Brandon

written by dc brandon


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