Clapit is the talent discovery app that crowdsources professional and amateur actors straight into film & TV roles. The two winners of clapit’s “I, Declare War” film open call will perform speaking roles in the feature film “I, Declare War” by filmmaker Rabell L. Scott.
All people ages 16+ who are legal residents of the USA are eligible to enter. No prior acting experience is required. There is no charge to download clapit or enter the contest. IMPORTANT: Clapit reserves the right to disqualify any Entrant in breach of the Official Rules.
To audition please improvise one of the following character breakdowns in your 20 second video audition:-
OPTION 1: PATRICIA – FEMALE
You are a crisis counselor with the Oakland police department. You try to reassure a young woman who was brutally attacked, that things will get better… and you encourage her to find a way to channel her pain into power. Nevertheless, you are a loner, and are still haunted by your own personal demons. Improvise this scene!
OPTION 2: TAYLOR – MALE
You’re a college student, and you are caught by a fellow student leaving a drunken teenage girl in an alley after she’s been assaulted by you, as well as several other guys from your fraternity. You are a “trust fund” kid, who is spoiled and used to getting his way. You attempt to convince the college student witness to walk away, and not tell a soul. Improvise this scene!
HOW TO APPLY
1. Download clapit from the iTunes App Store.
2. Between 7 September 2019 – 16 September 2019, post one 20-second video audition onto clapit in ‘Portrait’ orientation. Be sure to click “I, Declare War” when posting your video audition. Also type your name, your age, and your city & stateof legal residence in your post.
3. Invite your family, friends & fans over text, email & social media to download clapit and “clap” (vote) for your performance.
4. Filmmaker Rabell L. Scott will choose one female winner from the top 5 most clapped female auditions and one male winner from the top 5 most clapped male auditions plus the clapback audition. These finalists get the chance of winning the two roles.