Kildare Young Filmmakers are now hosting auditions for the role of Mam, a pivotal and transformative character in their new production Smokescreen. The role is a paid position. KYF’s Recent accolades include Best Acting & Audience Choice Noise Flicks Festival 2015, Best Director & Best Group Film Noise Flicks Festival 2016 and an Honorable Commendation from Berlin REC International Film Festival 2016.Auditions:

Time: 7.30 – 9.00pm
Date: Thursday 27th October
Place: Platform 4, Leixlip Library, Kildare
Travel: Accessible by 66A bus or train to Leixlip Confey
Rehearsal: Tuesday 1st November
Filming: Thursday 3rd, Friday 4th and Saturday 5th November
Contact: John Conway –
Please send a CV, picture and showreel to receive a script and to schedule an audition
Mam: A 30-something year old A single mother and alcoholic. Detests Elliot and his relationship with her son Luke, using their sexual orientation as a reason. The true reason for her bitterness is that she is secretly hurt and jealous by the fact that Elliot and Luke share a bond that she could never create with Luke. A complex character with a massive transformation at the end of the film.


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Don’t forget, the next Casting & Audition Masterclass is taking place on 13th of November from 10am-5pm. The class is in conjunction with Louise Kiely Casting and can be booked here.