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Posted: Wednesday, July 19, 2017 12:09 AM

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Nana’s Sweet Treats

"Golden Girls" meets "Breaking Bad"

After losing all their retirement savings in a Ponzi scheme, five grandmas band together to create a bakery serving "baked" goods. What originally turns out to be a fruitful, thriving business goes south when a drug lord gets wind of their shop.

A film about friendship, love, and the importance of sisterhood.

Character Breakdowns:
MILLIE-LEAD-55-70-All Ethnicities-Female-widowed, motherly, distinguished, and reserved; trying to figure out life without her husband.
BRENDA-LEAD-55-70-All Ethnicities-Female-divorced, bold, outspoken, and the comedian of the group; dealing with unresolved feelings for her ex-husband.
SUZANNE-LEAD-55-70-All Ethnicities-Female- a cancer patient; strong, resilient, the glue that holds the group together; trying to cope with the daily aspects of cancer and an estranged relationship with her daughter.
YVONNE-LEAD-55-70-African American Female-married, strong, and fiercely independent; steadfast in her morality; figuring out life after retirement; coping with a lazy husband.
ABBY-LEAD-40-55-All Ethnicities-Female-gay, strong, independent, and spunky; the brains of the group; learning how to be herself without hiding who she is from her loved ones.
PASTOR MCCOY-50-75-SUPPORTING-All Ethnicities-Male- the head pastor in Greater Grove; kind, hopeful, and optimistic; has eyes for Millie, a widow.
KINGPIN PAINT-SUPPORTING-30-50-Male or Female-the local drug dealer of Greater Grove; tattooed and scary, but definitely enjoys the finer things in life, including facials and shiatsu massages.
JAMAL-SUPPORTING-AFRICAN AMERICAN-26-40-Yvonne's son; a local cop; tall, muscular, and handsome; tough and steadfast in his beliefs; his mission in life is to keep drugs off the street; loves his mother and her friends.
BETTY-SUPPORTING-50-70-All Ethnicities Female-the nosy neighbor of Greater Grove; has eyes for the pastor as well; willing to blackmail and do whatever's necessary to take the ladies down.
PUFF-SUPPORTING-17-25-ASIAN AMERICAN MALE-a local high school kid who deals drugs on the side; thinks he's more "street" than he is; develops a good relationship with the ladies; his parents are wealthy individuals in the county
FLOYD-40-65-MALE-extremely handsome with fantastic teeth; a swindler
BUSTER-25-40-MALE-a bumbling lackey of Kingpin Paint

Crew Positions Needed:
Right now looking for Producers, UPMs, and Cinematographers with strong reels (great if they have access to their own camera and lighting equipment or can access a good deal)

Will look for other crew positions later in the year, please DO NOT submit if you are not one of the three positions listed.

This is a low budget feature, and therefore certain crew positions are only paid. Small stipends may be available for actors based on their locations from shoot.

Email
nanassweettreatsmovie@gmail.com

• Location: Austin

• Post ID: 20060063 austin
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