Casting Call for Meet Me By The Water


Casting call for Meet Me By The Water, a short film developed and commissioned by the Scottish Film Talent Network(SFTN) under the New Talent Shorts programme. SFTN represents Scotland in the UK-wide BFI NET.WORK, and is supported by Creative Scotland, the BFI and Creative

Film Synopsis: In a small fishing town on the West Coast of Scotland a young Asian woman must decide whether to leave home and family for a new life in South America.

Writer/Director: Raisah Ahmed

Producer: Karen O’Hare

Location: Glasgow and west coast

Dates: Rehearsals: Late November Shooting: Early December 2015

Rate: Low Budget – Paid

Casting for the two main roles:

Amara Rahim

Requirements: Female with mid-20’s playing age. Pakistani ethnicity. Scottish Accent with the ability to speak some Punjabi or Urdu.

Karim Rahim

Requirements: Male with playing age 75+. Pakistani ethnicity. Punjabi speaker.

Audition Dates & Location:

Wednesday 4 November, 6pm – 8pm

Film City Glasgow, 401 Govan Rd, Glasgow, G51 2QJ

For more information contact

Please note: Other actors for small speaking roles and several South Asian extras will be required so please get in touch on the email above if you are interested in hearing about other acting or extra roles.


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