10-DAY SELF-TAPE CHALLENGE
As the industry works in a fast pace environment, it is important as an actor to be prepared at all times and ready to send in your best work.
This 10-day challenge has been designed to keep you audition ready and help sharpen your self-taping skills in order to optimize your chances of booking but mostly to help you focus on the acting, character work and strengthen your memory. The more you do it, the better you will get at it. After 10 days of submitting a self-tape each day, we guarantee you will have progressed.
Oh and it’s also a lot of fun!
HOW DOES IT WORK ?
- Begins on August 23rd, 2021 and ends on September 1st, 2021 (first material sent August 22nd at 8pm)
- There is a 60$ fee + taxes (68,99$) to sign up for the challenge to help us pay the local scriptwriters original material.
- Each day for 10 consecutive days you will be emailed sides (French & English) at 8 PM Eastern daylight time (GMT -4). You will need to learn your material at your best and submit before 8 PM the next day.
- If you submit after 8:01 PM, your selftape will be disqualified. That being said you will be able and highly encouraged to continue the challenge for the following day. The more you submit, the better your chances at winning one of the categories mentioned below.
- In order to submit, you will need to upload your video by YouTube or Vimeo link and share it on a private Facebook group. No notes or excuses will be tolerated in your post. You only share the link, post and wait for constructive notes.
- Each participant will be authorized and encouraged to comment on a minimum of 5 fellow actors self-tape. Please note that this is a professional platform and we will only accept constructive comments. We are creating a supportive acting family and group in order to help each other.
- Each participant understands and respects the 4 amendments : 1- BE IMPECCABLE WITH YOUR WORD / 2- DON’T TAKE ANYTHING PERSONALLY / 3- DON’T MAKE ASSUMPTIONS / 4- ALWAYS DO YOUR BEST.
- If a participant fails to respect the rules or acts in any kind of unprofessional way, he / she will be out of the challenge with no refund.
WHY SHOULD I TAKE THE CHALLENGE ?
- You will be acting every single day for 10 consecutive days.
- You will be introduced to other actors / actresses and be part of a supportive group.
- Your work might be seen by professionals.
- A panel of judges (to be determined) will be invited to vote for the following categories: Best comedic selftape / Best dramatic selftape / Audience’s favorite.
- Most of all, just have fun!