Fake Love: A short film produced & directed by Jila Nikpay

Seeking SAG/AFTRA ethnically ambiguous (Middle Eastern-looking) female actors in their 20s & 60s for a short narrative film, produced & directed by Jila Nikpay, www. jilanikpay.com

Description: Fake Love is a 6-minute family drama about the 22-year-old Roya who wants to get even with her demanding immigrant father by outwitting her headstrong grandmother.

Location: Minneapolis

Time commitment: Two 8-hour workdays & two, one-hour rehearsals before the principal photography.

Shoot Dates: Oct 5 & 6. Shooting dates are limited to weekends but could be moved to mid-October.

Actors: Please respond with a headshot, resume, or summary of professional, contact information, and a Skype name (if possible) to producer/director, Jila Nikpay. More details on the attached Casting Call.

Email: [email protected]

Non-union actors with stage training and on-camera credits for short films could contact the director for an interview.


Contact information

Jila Nikpay
Web site


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Thursday, September 19
Posted September 5