Clapit is the talent discovery app that crowdsources professional and amateur actors straight into film & TV roles. The two winners of clapit’s “The Pitchfork” film open call will perform speaking roles in the feature film “The Pitchfork” by filmmaker Gregory Van Voorhis.
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 which you should read on clapit.com.
To audition please post a 20 second video audition and improvise one of the following character breakdowns:-
OPTION 1 – VIKTOR (male role)
You are a vampire hovering outside of a second story bedroom window; you see a woman whom you must somehow “charm”, so that she’ll open her window and let you in. You are courtly, and extremely charming. Improvise this scene!
OPTION 2 – JACKIE (female role)
You are a medic who arrives on the scene of a horrific and fatal car accident. Among the pile of the wreckage, you find a severed foot that looks 100 years old. You immediately report this to a colleague a few feet away. Improvise this scene!
HOW TO APPLY
1. Download clapit from the iTunes App Store.
2. Between August 17, 2019 – August 27, 2019, post one 20-second video audition onto clapit in ‘Portrait’ orientation. Be sure to click “The Pitchfork” when posting your video audition. Also type your name, your age, and your city & state of 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 Gregory Van Voorhis 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.