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Urgent Casting Notice for University of Texas Short Film “Taken Car” – Austin, TX

Casting Call Details:
Production Title: “Taken Car”
Studio/Independent/Student: Student
Project Type: Student
Project Format: HD
Production Location: Austin, Texas
Production Start Date: April 12, 2013
Shooting Schedule: 1-2 Days
Production Wrap Date: April 13, 2013
Producer: Ethan Lewis and Sarah McCaskill
Writer: Sarah McCaskill
Director: Sarah McCaskill

This is a silent film about the exploration of a relationship between an old man near death and a young girl (or boy) who keeps appearing around his house who goes unnoticed by the nurse/caretaker.

Character sketches:

Older man:
An older man who does not have the capacity to take care of himself or his house anymore and is being taken care of daily by a nurse. He does not seem to have the capacity to speak nor can he fully get up and dress himself in the morning. He is lonely and does not receive much attention from the caretaker. He is at the end of his life and begins finding peace at the presence of a young girl.

Woman that appears to be in her late twenties. She does not interact much with the older man and is constantly involved with her tasks around the house such as cleaning, folding sheets and making sure the man in comfortable.

A 4-6 year old girl (or boy) she/he has piercing, questioning and observant eyes. They are silent and at most times emotionless, just very inquisitive looking.

Audition dates will be held at the University of Texas Communications building:
Monday 4/8 from 5:30-7:30pm CMA 3.120
Wednesday 4/10 from 6:15-9pm CMB studio 4A

Shooting dates will be held Friday 4/12 and Saturday 4/13 from 5pm-9pm in a residential on Wathen Avenue 78703 (more details to come)

Please submit resumes and head shots ahead of time and let me know which audition you will be attending.

Thank you

Casting Calls Categories: Short Film Casting Calls / Young Actors Casting Calls / Student Film Casting Calls
Audition Date: Mon 4/8/13 (5:30pm-7:30pm) and Wed 4/10/13 (6:15 to 9) pm
Project: Urgent Casting Notice for University of Texas short film
Casting Call Location: Austin, Texas

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