Casting and Crew Call for Short Film “Down There With Him” [New York, NY] #casting #filmcrew

Posted November 26, 2018
Updated November 28, 2018

PLOT SUMMARY: Howie Weisenstein (pronounced: “WISE-en-STEEN”), a renowned film producer and wealthy successful businessman, finds himself in a nightmare, being interrogated by “The Lady”, who is to determine to which Circle of Hell he shall be “relegated” for his sexual misdeeds. Eventually, Howie wakes up in rehab, having been awakened by Miss Mary Jones, whom he finds VERY, VERY attractive.

PRODUCTION
TITLE: Down There With Him
TYPE: Independent Film
CATEGORY: Short Film
UNION STATUS: Non-Union
FORMAT: DV
DISTRIBUTION: Film Festivals

PRODUCTION COMPANY
SCRIPT: https://drive.google.com/file/d/12TlPXIhchL3GW_snseFswsxZ6lPKWJ3T/view?usp=sharing

PRODUCTION DATE & LOCATION
DATE: TBA
LOCATION: New York City, NY

SEEKING TALENT
Diablo Abaddon: (35 – 50) “He’s slim, muscular, ghost-white complexion, black hair slicked back. He wears a pointed black goatee, an expensive three-piece pinstriped suit, black silk button-down collared shirt, dark red tie, pointy black shoes.”

Miss Mary Jones: (21), attractive; both Diablo’s secretary and the Attendant in rehab

Howie Weisenstein: (35 – 50) “heavy-set, thinning hair, wearing dark-blue boxer-shorts, grey t-shirt, bare feet.”

“The Lady”: (35 – 50) “wavy brown hair cascading down onto her shoulders, white silk blouse open at the neck, revealing several shimmering gold pendants, slightly loose tan pants held tight at the waist with a black belt, black equestrian boots up to the knees.”

SEEKING CREW
DP/Cinematographer: in particular, would like to do some special camera-work and editing, to convey Howie’s state of mind toward the end of the nightmare, like a bad acid-trip freakout.

Location Audio / Sound Mixer / Boom Op: planning on needing to sync audio (record out-of-camera audio)

Gaffer / Key Grip: create nightmar-ish mood with lighting

COMPENSATION
PAY: Non-paid
OTHER: Film Credit, Copy of Film, Meals, Snacks/Beverages
NOTES: If we turn out with something good, I plan to submit it to at least local/regional film festivals. I plan to cover all expenses out-of-pocket. You just need to be there and do your thing.

TALENT SUBMISSIONS
SEND EMAIL TO: downtherewithhim@gmail.com
INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume, Reel link

CREW SUBMISSIONS
SEND EMAIL TO: downtherewithhim@gmail.com
INCLUDE: Resume, Reel link

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
INQUIRER: This isn’t a veiled reference to Harvey Weinstein, is it?

WRITER: Who?

INQUIRER: Harvey Weinstein.

WRITER: The main character’s name is Howie Weisenstein.

INQUIRER: Ah.

CONTACT
downtherewithhim@gmail.com

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