Training for casting on camera
- Debate on casting that are organized in Serbia and how to get to casting for acting in foreign productions projects
- Lecture about what casting should present, looking from casting director point of view
- Self promotion on the internet casting platforms
- Headshot, self audition, presentation, showreel
Training for casting on camera was attended by 18 young professional actors who wanted to gain necessary experience in applying the casting process for large international projects. They learned about all aspects of casting and all principles of self promotion on the internet casting platforms. They also learned how the casting for foreign productions look like and what is necessary for an actor to do to be qualified for the international film scene.
Anđela Stamenković i Aleksandra Širkić are founders and casting directors of casting agency “Sav taj glumac”. Together they graduated at the Academy of Arts in Belgrade 2004, in Nikita Milivojević’s class.
After ten years of professional acting experience and education with both sides of camera, they decided to share their knowledge. They aim is to make the entire production-role-actor process faster, warmer and more creative for both productions and talents.
Anđela Stamenković participated in several workshops – “Perfect showreel” by Victoria Belfarge, “Camera as a partner” by Julie Binoche, “Audition training” by Tary George, “Workshop on international casting” by Beatrice Kruger and “Onscreen audition master class” by Nancy Bichop. She realized significant theatrical roles in Belgrade theaters – Bitef i Atelje 212, “Negovano voće” by Nikita Milivojević, “Rozenkranc i Gildenstern su mrtvi” by Jovan Grujić, “Šuma blista” by Tomi Janežič. She acted in international film “Look, stranger” by Ariell Javitch.
Aleksandra Širkić acted in films “Čarlston za Ognjenku” by Uroš Stojanović , “Život i smrt porno bande” by Mladen Đorđević, “Kad svane dan” by Goran Paskaljević i “Newcomer” by Kay Barry. Aleksandra aslo played in Belgrade theaters and made significant roles in Little theater Duško Radović and Bitef theater, in plays “Don Žuan” by Ana Đorđević and “Sirano” by Ana Đorđević. She worked on Happy TV as casting director for several TV shows. She attended classes with Beatrice Kruger “Workshop on international casting” and Nancy Bishop “Onscreen audition master class”.