A one-day intensive course to get actors up to speed for international castings. There are more and more international productions being shot in Spain and the better prepared you are, the more likely you are to get cast. Camila-Valentine Isola and Luci Lenox are highly experienced casting directors and are delighted to join forces to give this course.
Students will receive a scene to prepare before the class and will be asked to send their Cvs and Headshots for analysis.
- How to present yourself in the best light.
- Taping of a scene and feedback from the casting directors.
- Feedback on CVs, videobooks and webpages sent prior to class.
- Do's and Dont's of how to have an international career.
All material recorded in class will be sent to you after the class.
NOTE: PLEASE REMEMBER THAT THIS MASTERCLASS WILL BE TAUGHT ENTIRELY IN ENGLISH. MAX 20 STUDENTS.
She started working as an assistant actor's agent back in the 80's before she moved to Spain. She became the assistant to the casting director Debbie McWilliams, who was at that time casting a project in Madrid. She then worked under Mary Selway, also in Madrid, before starting on her own. She has worked on numerous projects with many different producers and directors, both big budget American films and tiny budget Spanish films. She has had a very long association with KanZaman, Babieka Films and Tornasol Films, and has continued to work with many other producers and directors at the same time. She has collaborated with many casting directors all over the world.
Amongst the many directors she has worked with and her many credits are:
Nick Hamm (Talk of Angels), Paul McWigan (The Reckoning), Jonathan Glazer (Sexy Beast), Gracia Querejeta (15 Años y 1 Dia; Felices 140), Juan Jose Campanella (13 part TV series: Vientos de Agua; El Secreto de Sus Ojos (Spain)), Alex de la Iglesia (Oxford Murders; La Balada Triste de Trompeta), Milos Forman (Goya's Ghosts), Donald Petrie (My Life In Ruins), 3 Seasons of the television series Borgia for Tom Fontana (Spain), Andy Tenant (Wild Oats), Fernando Leon (A Perfect Day), Kevin Reynolds (Risen), Terry George (The Promise), Gabriela Cowperthwaite (Leavey)..and also has assisted with casting on several Bond films.
She is a founder member of the International Casting Director's Network (ICDN) which meets annually at the Berlin Film Festival during the Shooting Stars event. She is a member of the Casting Society of America (CSA)
Luci Lenox is a casting director who has worked in the film industry for the last fifteen years between Barcelona, Spain and the UK. Her specialities are International productions shooting in Spain and European co-productions but she also enjoys working with first time filmmakers.
She has worked on many highly successful projects which include the feature films 'Perfume' directed by Tom Tykwer, Woody Allen's 'Vicky, Cristina, Barcelona' and Mabrouk el Mechri's 'Cold Light of Day' and Larry Charles' "The Dictator" among others. She has worked for some of the world's leading production companies including Constantine, Filmax, MediaPro, Disney, Summit, Intrepid, and Kanzaman.
She started ICE Casting with Pep Armengol in 2005. As a team Luci and Pep are passionate perfectionists who pride themselves on attention to detail. Resourceful and creative, they specialize in putting together casts with an international look but are based locally.