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Casting Call for Short Film “Lamb to the Slaughter” – Austin, TX

Casting Call Details:
Production Title: “Lamb to the Slaughter”
Studio/Independent/Student: Student
Union/Non-Union: Non-Union
Project Type: Student
Project Format: HD, Three-Camera Studio
Production Location: Austin, Texas – Communication Building (CMA/CMB) at UT Austin (Dean Keeton and Whitis)
Audition Location: CMB Studio 4C (4/13), CMA 3.116 (4/14)
Audition Dates: April 13 and 14, 5pm-9pm
Rehearsal Dates: April 20 and 22
Production Start Date: April 23, 2012
Shooting Schedule: 1 day (approximately 8 hours)
Production Wrap Date: April 23, 2012

Adapted from a short story by Roald Dahl
Director: Oliver D.H. Callund

Synopsis: Mary Maloney, a pregnant housewife, is preparing to cook dinner for her detective husband when he reveals that he is leaving her for another woman. Seemingly in a trance, she grabs a frozen leg of lamb from the deep freezer and hits him over the head, killing him. As the police arrive and begin to investigate, Mary proceeds to feed her late husband’s co-workers the very same leg of lamb, virtually getting rid of the evidence.

Character Breakdowns:

1 FEMALE ACTRESS (20-35)
-Mary Maloney
2 MALE ACTORS (20-35)
-Mr. Maloney
-Detective

Setting: Living room, dining room, kitchen (1950s)

Reply before auditions and a script will be e-mailed to you in PDF format. There will also be scripts available at both of the auditions.

Paid/Non-Paid: Non-Paid
Other/Additional Compensation: Film Credit, DVD Copy, Open Invitation to the Final Screening in early May.
Meals/Lodging/Transportation Provided: Dinner/Snacks and Beverages

Casting Calls Categories: Student Film Casting Calls / Non-union Casting Calls / Short Film Casting Calls
Audition Date: April 13 and 14, 5pm-9pm
Project: Casting Call for Short Studio Production – “Lamb to the Slaughter”
Casting Call Location: Austin, TX

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