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Austin, TX Casting Calls: Casting Actors for Short Film “Millstone”

Project: Millstone
Casting Calls Category: Short Film
Location: Austin, TX

WORKING TITLE: Millstone

PROJECT LOGLINE: A young man finds himself in deep financial problems and resorts to drastic measures to pay off his debt.

PROJECT SYNOPSIS: Paul, a young man in his mid 20’s made a bet that he can’t pay off. He tries to handle the problem by taking the easy way out and having his friend, JM, handle the debt for him. But when that doesn’t work, the debt collector, Ben and his boss, threaten him to meet the deadline for payment or face the consequences. Paul has to resort to more drastic measures and face responsibility to get himself out of this mess.

PRODUCTION DETAILS: Narrative Short Film shot on RED One

SHOOTING DATES: January 22-23, and 29-30

CHARACTERS:

PAUL (protagonist) : Paul is a 25 year old man with a slightly boyish look about him. He has always been the guy who can’t quite “get things together”.

BEN (antagonist) Ben is in his late 20’s-early 30’s and works as a bookie for a small town “mobster”. He takes his job very seriously but isn’t very good at it.

JM: JM is Paul’s best friend, in whom he confides. He is relaxed and content with the mediocrity of his life.

COWBOY: A retired sheriff aged 45+, who is very set in the ways of the past and upholds the traditions of the “honorable past”

BOSS: Ben’s boss. a stern man, aged 40+

Multiple ELDERLY: age 50+ bingo players

CASTING LOCATION: TBA
CASTING DATE: DECEMBER 11
CASTING TIME: 9:00-5:00

COMPENSATION: CATERED MEALS. DVD COPY.

PLEASE SEND RESUME AND HEADSHOT. WE WILL SEND AN EXCERPT OF THE SCRIPT FOR CASTING AUDITIONS.

AUDITION DATE: DEC 11

PROJECT: MILLSTONE

CASTING CALL CATEGORY: SHORT FILM CASTING CALLS

LOCATION: AUSTIN, TX

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