Auditions for Univeristy of Michigan Collaboration Film

Auditions are being held to fill one final role for the short film “Duvid”. “Duvid” is a short film collaboration by students at the University of Michigan. The film will premiere at the Traverse City Film Festival in August. Shooting is scheduled for late February and mid-March. Auditions are by appointment and will be held on University of Michigan’s central campus in Ann Arbor. We are looking to schedule meetings for Friday, Feb 10th in the afternoon or Saturday, Feb 11th in the early afternoon.

Available Roles:

  • SHANA: Female, 40s-50s. Looking for an actress who can play a Hasidic Jewish woman. Shana, a traditional woman who loves her son very much and wants nothing more than for him to be married and have children of his own. She is constantly setting him up on dates and can tell Duvid likes Toba, one nice Satmar girl she sets him up with, and pushes him to propose to her.


These are unpaid roles. Film will be premiering at the Traverse City Film Festival.

How to Apply:

To apply please notify us at and to schedule an audition and receive sides, please send an email with resume and headshot to:

NOTE: If you have questions about the role or the “look” we are seeking for, please don’t hesitate to send us an email.