INTERNATIONAL CASTING WORKSHOPS in Warsaw is the only European series of the masterclasses with the world known Casting Directors working for the international industry. INTERNATIONAL CASTING WORKSHOPS are designed for actors seeking work in the international market. Actors will learn how to present themselves for the international work; how to crack into the UK, the Irish and the German markets as well as the general European market. Each actor will get a professional and individual feedback on his\ her scene work. The moderators have long traditions of the casting process in their countries, each of them is an established casting specialist. Every day of the four- day series is lead (in English) by a different Casting Director from the list below:
- MAUREEN HUGHES
„She’s the woman synonymous with the Irish film and television industry” (The Irish Examiner); Maureen Hughes has cast over 40 Irish features and 22 dramas, with credits including „Once” ( Oscar Winner), „Six Shooter” ( Oscar Winner), „This Must Be the Place”, „Gangs of New York”, „Love/Hate”, „Raw”, „Nightflyers” (Netflix) „Disco pigs” and acclaimed political biopic ‘Charlie’. She worked for: Paolo Sorrentino, Martin Scorsese, Jim Sheridan, Martin McDonagh. Maureen was one of the first people who discovered such actors as: Sarah Greene, Cillian Murphy and Barry Keoghan.
- JEREMY ZIMMERMANN
Is one of the UK’s leading casting directors and has worked on international productions for the past twenty years with such notable directors as Peter Yates, Ron Howard, Guillermo del Toro and Richard Attenborough. He was also nominated for an Emmy in 1995 for an ‘Outstanding Individual Achievement Award’. To date Jeremy has worked on features such as Moon, Hellboy, Willow, Keeping Mum, Africa United and Night Train to Lisbon. Jeremy is one of the busiest CDs in London, his IMDB page lists over 170 films to his name.
- NINA HAUN
Awarded for the special achievements in German film casting with „Deutsche Casting- Preis” and The Best Casting Award (German Television Academy Awards). The program founder of the Film Acting Department in the Filmakademie Baden Württemberg in Ludwigsburg. Nina is responsible for the management of the casting for UFA young talent. Co-writer of the book „Actor- confessions”. Her portfolio includes multi-award-winning productions, such as: Toni Erdamann, KU’DAMM ‘56, 24 weeks, Naked Under Wolves.
- DANIEL HUBBARD
The founder & the owner of „Dan Hubbard Casting” in London, member of CDG, CSA. Son of John & Ros Hubbard, brother of Amy Hubbard. He does huge studio films such has King Kong, Lara Croft, Hellboy, Jason Bourne, Captin Philips, Dracula 2000, 22 July (Netflix), home grown films such as Ill Manors and also short films: The Phone call (Oscar winner). Daniel worked for: Peter Jackson, Simon West, Paul Greengrass, Mat Kirkby to name just the few.
MAUREEN & JEREMY
1st, 3rd March (A group)
2nd, 4th March (B group)
10:00 – 18:00
2-day intensive workshop 240 €
Please provide your CV with telephone number, headshot ( showreel is recommanded) contact Marek Kossakowski via firstname.lastname@example.org or phone +48 668 429 113 Foundation Centrum Idei.