Project Type: Short Film
Producer: Hollis Brumfield
Writer & Director: Connor Burke
Outside Shoot Dates: 8/18 & 8/19
Rate of Pay: $125/day
Shooting Location: Doswell, VA
Doswell is a surreal and comedic portrait of a man named Tobin, a 60-something year old southern gentleman stuck in the body of a young man. Dealing with both anger and alienation within his own family, the film follows Tobin as he hosts a yard sale on his isolated rural property and his interactions with the people that surround him.
[Crim] 30-40, male, Caucasian, tall and slim-framed. Nephew of Tobin. Soft-spoken, calm, easy going. Light country accent.
[Invader] 60’s-80’s, male, Caucasian. Visits the yard sale after it has ended. Has a confrontation with Tobin. Calm, mild-mannered, confused.
Auditions will be conducted via self-tape. If you are interested in auditioning for a part, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Audition – Your Name – Character Name”. In the email please include the following information:
Availability for possible shoot dates of August 18th and the evening of August 19th
Submitting does not guarantee an audition. If selected, you will be sent audition sides. Please self tape using a reader if possible and email it back by August 9th. Casting will be completed no later than August 12th.