We are ramping up for a new horror short. We need a few actors
and actresses for this one. Auditions/Script Sides will be
announced soon – will occur sometime in mid March. We will be
filming throughout April. Locations will be around San Diego,
Fallbrook and possibly Los Angeles. Some pay plus
copy/credit/meals for all roles.
Project Title: Sustenance
Length: 20-25 minutes
Synopsis: A beautiful fashion model volunteers for an
experimental weight loss program which turns out to be trap
devised by an evil doctor who is searching for unwilling
Film Date: April – TBA
If you are interested in a role, please send a headshot/resume
. We will contact you when
Auditions are announced.
DR. FOUGH – Male, 30’s. Lead. Best described as Johnny Depp’s
Willy Wonka of Plastic Surgery. Quirky, Intelligent, appears
absent minded but is really always plotting something. He always
enjoys educating his patients on his surgical procedures. He is
the alter-ego / physical appearance of Dr. Phobia.
HEATHER – Female, 20’s. Supporting. A supermodel that only seems
concerned about her looks and the money that they earn her. She
has eagerly signed up for an experimental weight loss surgery
in hopes of keeping her modeling contacts. She has chosen a
double bacon cheeseburger as her last meal.
SUBJECT 280 - A female, 18 years or older. Extra. She is held
hostage in a medical prison cell while she screams her lungs out.
SUBJECT 118 – A female, 18 years or older. Extra, non-speaking.
A broken spirit, now she just sits in a corner sobbing. Has a
large surgical scar running along her back. Partial rear nudity
/ special effects makeup required.
WAITRESS – Female, teens-20’s. Extra. Basically just checks on
KARISSA – Female, late teens. Supporting. A slender, energetic
girl who is eager to get weight-loss surgery even though she
clearly doesn’t need it.
MRS. GREEN - Female, heavy set, late 30’s – 40’s.
Supporting. A middle-aged woman who is struggling with her
weight and decides to undergo an experimental medical procedure.
RESEARCH SUBJECTS – Several females needed as extras. Will be
briefly seen crying, screaming and pacing around isolation cells.
Effects Makeup and Full/Partial Nudity Optional.
The SWS Crewinfo@steelwebstudios.com