CASTING CALL for Austin Feature Film 'Soft Matter'
Project Title: Soft Matter Type of Production: Feature Length Film
Producer: Makena Buchanon
Writer: Jim Hickox
Director: Jim Hickox
Graffiti artists Kish and Haircut break into a derelict hospice facility in the name of art, but all hell breaks loose when they cross paths with a rampaging sea god and a pair of immortality-obsessed mad scientists. (Independent feature, horror comedy).
DR. KRIEGSPIEL (40-60) is terminally ill and dangerously ambitious. A gifted scientist with a dark side. Stage combat experience required. Women of color encouraged to audition.
DR. GRIST (40-70) is a mediocre scientist with a heart of gold. Also terminally ill, he plays second fiddle to Dr. Kriegspiel. Men of color encouraged to audition.
KISH (15-25) is a badass lady who is good at crowbars and punching. Stage combat experience required. Women of color encouraged to audition.
HAIRCUT (15-25) is Kish’s nerdy best bud and a talented graffiti artist who just wants to make his mom proud. Men of color encouraged to audition.
MISS TEATH (25-40) is an art world insider with a dry sense of humor. Women of color encouraged to audition.
THE SEA GOD (20-35) is an all-powerful deity with a bone to pick. Partial nudity, must be willing to shave body hair. Men of color encouraged to audition.
MR. SACKS (15-55) is a big-boned slime monster with sick dance moves.
MS. HEADACHER (40-70) is part lobster, part lady.
Compensation: PAID | DVD/Digital Copy
Contact for Cast Submissions: Amanda Gotera | firstname.lastname@example.org