Auditions for Short Student Film, “Prayer”

About the project and the company

Production Title: Prayer

Production Type: student film (University of Washington PCE Film & Video Program)

Union / Non-Union: SAG-AFTRA student film (union and non-union talent welcome to submit)

Shooting Location: Seattle area, location TBA

Shooting Schedule: Saturday, April 16, 2022 (full day, starting early)

Compensation: unpaid; on screen credit; SAG deferred New Media


Synopsis: A husband sits by the bedside of his dying comatose wife. Anguished at the prospect of losing her, he kneels and prays only to discover his wife is suddenly awake and responsive. The two share a touching moment. But is it real or fantasy?

Audition Details

– Sunday, April 10, 1pm-7pm (each audition will be given a specific time within this window)

– University of Washington campus

– Auditions will be readings from sides, which will be provided. 

– Coffee/tea, lunch, snacks will be provided.

Location of Audition

University of Washington campus, Seattle WA

Audition requirements

Email your casting submission (head shot and resume) to by 12noon Thu, April 7.

Character breakdown / Project needs
Male, age 30s-40s, any ethnicity; character is a loving partner wracked by guilt over his failings as a husband
Female, age 30s-40s, any ethnicity; character is compassionate, forgiving
Female, age 18-25, any ethnicity; character is a teenager, actively distressed and exhausted by the slow decline in her mother’s health
Doctor/Care Provider
Age minimum of 30s, any ethnicity; character is an experienced caring family doctor
Additional information
Preferred method of submission


Pay type


Audition location

Seattle WA

Union Requirements

Open to All

Equity Contract

Non-Union, SAG-AFTRA