Casting Call for Short Film “Amontillado” [Austin,TX] #casting

Posted October 28, 2014

PROJECT TITLE: Amontillado
CLASSIFICATION: Student
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Short Film
FORMAT: HD
PRODUCER: Jordan Gillott
WRITER: Jordan Gillott
DIRECTOR: Jordan Gillott
PRODUCTION COMPANY: SAS Film Production
PRODUCTION COMPANY WEBSITE: sasaustin.org
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: Two, two day weekends. Time depends on part.
SHOOTING LOCATION: Austin, Texas

SYNOPSIS:

Based on The Cask of Amontillado by Edgar Allen Poe, this thrilling short film details the murder of Fortunato by his bitter rival, Monty in present day New Orleans.

CHARACTER BREAKDOWNS:

Monty – Main character, male, mid-late 30’s, dark hair, menacing look, 5’8-6’2

Fortunato – Main character, male, mid-late 30’s, lighter hair, 5’10-6’2

Older Monty – 65-85 years old, supporting role

Servant 1-5 – Minor role, one scene, male OR female, 25-40 years old

COMPENSATION: Non-paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Meals, Snacks/beverages
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: November 15, 2014
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: gillottjo@sasaustin.org
SUBMISSIONS TO INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume, Demo reel link
AUDITION DATE: No Audition

OTHER NOTES:

Feel free to email me with questions. Just to confirm this is a NON-PAID STUDENT FILM!

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