GERMAN native speakers (m/w 20-45y)

PROJECT

Beschrijving: Voices of Liberation is an documentary series (11 parts) about the liberation of Western Europe at the end of WW2.

Synopsis: Letters from soldiers, generals and civilians of the time are filmed. There are about 300 letters in total. Each one is read in the language of the writer by people between 20 and 45 years of age, in a neutral way.

WIJ ZOEKEN

Profiel 1: We are looking for German native speakers, men and women between 20 and 45 years old. Each person is being filmed reading one or more letters in their mother tongue. It is important you are able to read with confidence.  

Restricties ivm look: We are looking for neutral readers, who do NOT add drama or emotion to the letter. This neutrality creates a kind of intimacy between letter and reader.

PRAKTISCH

Datum opname: There will be 3 days of filming for this project, but all participants will only have to take part in half a day. The filming days are planned for Monday 17, Tuesday 18 and Wednesday 19 May 2021 (concrete planning to follow after application).

Tijdstip opname: There are 3 hours per speaker, so short recording.

Locatie opname: To be confirmed, but will probably be region Flanders, Brussels or Limburg.

Vergoeding: There is a budget of 120 euro/person including transport costs.

Stel je kandidaat

PLEASE READ EVERYTHING CAREFULLY AND RESPOND AS REQUESTED
  • Provide 2 photos, close-up face and total photo (from head until foot). Make sure your photos are NOT heavier than 1MB/photo, then the registration will run smoothly.
  • If your photo is too heavy/large, you can reduce it via this website: '''RESIZER'''.
  • For your registration: click '''HERE''' and fill in everything. Clearly state what your mother tongue is (German)
  • After your application has been approved, you will receive a sample of the letter in your own language via e-mail. You will then have to record a small video in which you read out the letter. You may then forward this via whats app, webmail or mail (instructions will follow in the mail).
Thank you for your enthusiasm!