Food For Thought

Submitted by bjtowns on Fri, 07/13/2018 - 11:02pm


Production title: Food for Thought

Union / Non-Union: Non-Union

Production Type: Independent  / student

Project length: Short Film

Project format: 16:9 HD

Production location: Chicago

Audition Location: Cinespace Film Studios, 2558 W 16th St.

Shooting Location: 5357 S Wolcott Ave.


Compensation: No





July 18, 2018

(Please note time window has yet to be announced)

Call Backs: July 19, 2018

Shooting Starts: August 7-8th.



Food for Thought is about a young couple that is in an abusive relationship and gets worse as the young woman finds out she is pregnant. This film is part of a film series that depicts messages pertaining to interracial relationships, accidental pregnancies, domestic abuse, etc.


Character BIOS


Unnamed Male Character: Older man (i.e. mid-twenties), unemployed, hustler (i.e. gets money by any means necessary). If young, this character attempts to find and establish his manhood through abuse.

  • Wears cheap clothing and jewelry to appear flashy.

  • Wifebeater

  • Low-income individual

  • May be any race and or ethnicity


Female Character: Younger woman (i.e late teens or early twenties), naive about relationships.

  • Oversized shirt/ sweatshirt (male co-stars shirt)

  • Sleep deprived individual

  • Emotionally wrecked and unstable

  • Subtle bruises


Good luck with your casting!


Basic Info
Deadline Type: 
Deadline or Post Expiration: 
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Ivan Salazar
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone Number: 
Contact Address: 
5357 S Wolcott Ave.
Chicago  Illinois  60609
United States