auditions for LODO

"A boy finds comfort and guidance in his mother's spirit when they are reunited through a sequence of mystical events in a Texas border town"


Directed by Nikki Roberts.  Written by Alessandro Gentile.


ERU Age 11 Native Spanish and English Speaker

Eru is a pre -teen boy of Mexican descent with a dark complexion and short hair.


A version of Corey Feldman’s character in Stand By Me.  He has a light complexion and looks to be of Mexican descent, mixed or Caucasian. 

GRANDMA Native Mexican-Spanish Speaker

She’s a young grandma, in her 50s, a religious and spiritual woman. 


Cirilo’s broad frame and sun-worn appearance is intimidating to the people of his town.

Potential cast will be given instructions for a meeting on May 25, 2013 in Brownsville at 1:00 p.m.

Cast: email photo of yourself along with contact information to
Crew Positions: Production Designer, Props Master, Gaffer (w/ truck), Key grip, driver/swing, 2nd AC, Sound mixer (w/ gear), Script Supervisor 
Crew: email your resumes and list of any equipment owned to


Production Start Date is November 1, 2013.  Production Wrap Date is November 6, 2013. 
Special notes for potential Cast/Crew:  Prefer native Spanish speakers living in Brownsville, TX.  Only submit if perfectly fluent in Mexican Spanish and can work as local hire in Brownsville, TX.
Paid/Non-Paid: Paid
Other/Additional Compensation: Film Credit, DVD Copy
Meals/Lodging/Transportation Provided: Meals, Snacks and Beverages