Demystifying Actor’s Agents & Casting Directors Workshop with WIFT

By November 19, 2013 Events

The workshop will look at how actor agents and casting directors work with actors, directors and producers – development, packaging, casting, auditions, call-backs, contracting, etc. Actor’s agent and casting director, how and when to approach them, with what materials/elements. Responsibilities of talent and filmmakers during pre, shoot, post production, film premiere, release, promotion/publicity obligations, award ceremonies, public image. Career paths – advice to aspiring cast agents and casting directors.

Date: Monday 25th November 2013

Time: 6.30pm for a 7pm start. After the panel, an hour of networking drinks/nibbles.

Where: The Rex Centre, Level 1, 58 Macleay St Potts Point,  (fountain side of building_

Special Guests will include:

• Actor Agent: MARK MORRISSEY– Mark Morrissey Management

• Casting Director: ANOUSHA ZARKESH – AZ Casting

• Actor Agent: BARBARA HARVEY – Aardvark Casting Agency

• Actor: KYM JACKSON – Author of “The Hollywood Survival Guide for Aussie Actors”.

Moderated by WIFT President and Producer, LAURA SIVIS

Cost: WIFT Members $10, Non Members $20,

Bookings: http://www.trybooking.com/68955 (or 25/11/13 at door) Email: rsvp@wiftnsw.org.au

Website: http://www.wift.org/wow/