Sobremesa Casting – Leipzig Film Project – 9-14 August 2021

Who we are looking for:

6 people aged between 18 years to ~25 years from a range of ethnicities to act as international students arriving in a new city and being welcomed by another student. We particularly want to represent students from: Latin America, East Asia, South Asia, Africa.

The final videos of this project will be between 15-60 seconds. The roles are not speaking roles, but you may be asked to do a short one-minute voiceover recording.


To take part in this project, you need to:

  • Be available for up to two half days of shooting from 9-14 August in Leipzig.
  • Be responsible for your own clothing. (Nobody will be working on costume or makeup, but you will get some direction).
  • Be happy to sign a release for your contribution to the project.

You will be paid in return for your contribution. You can expect €100 for a half-day role or €200 for a full-day role.

About the project:

This project is being produced by Jonathan Greenaway, a freelance video creator based in Leipzig.

The client is IFES, a global organisation working with students in over 170 countries. They want to use this project to encourage Christian students in their groups to show hospitality to international students of all backgrounds moving to a new place to study.

The footage will be used on social media, ad platforms and circulated within the organisation. Any footage shot as part of this project may also be sold as stock footage or used in other projects.

Please email: with any questions.
Application deadline: 23 July 2021