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Northern Neck – Casting Short Thriller Film “Shut Eyes” – PAID

Title: Shut Eye
Independent Short Thriller Film
Non-union
Shoot Location: Virginia – Northern Neck

SUBMISSION INFORMATION:
– Please submit a head shot and resume as well as a reel or examples of film work if you have them to colin.producing@gmail.com.
– We may also request a video audition.

SEEKING:

[Rob] [Gender: Male] [Ethnicity: Caucasian] [Age: 35-40]
A fixture at the local dive bar in this rural town, Rob takes any opportunity to spout whatever offensive thoughts cross his mind. Sometimes this helps him win equally lewd friends – sometimes it leads to fights. On this particular night, he finds Raveena outside the bar and teases her with xenophobic slurs. When she pushes back, he becomes aggressive.

[Gale] [Gender: Female] [Ethnicity: Caucasian] [Age: 45-55]
Gale’s tough-love keeps her convenience store staff in line. Sometimes she knows when people are untrustworthy and she makes no attempt to hide it. When Raveena comes in, disheveled and searching for sleeping pills, Gale treats her like one of the mice who occasionally sneak into the store. But she does it all behind the mask of her southern manners.

Producer: Colin Moneymaker
Director: Robert Gregson
Writer: Addison Anderson
DP: Adam Carboni
Rate of Pay: $125/day

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:

Short Film set in the Chesapeake Bay area shooting in and around Heathsville and Reedville, VA. A thriller about a woman kicking an addiction on her own terms when unexpected preternatural occurrences begin to make things more complicated than she could have imagined.