Karate Belt

PRODUCTION INFORMATION

 

Project Type: Short
Union: No
Genre: Martial Arts Comedy
Director/Writer: Stephen Huff
Producer: Dustin Wyatt
Project Start Date: 11/1/2019
Project Wrap Date: 11/17/2019
Total Shooting Days: 4

Project Details: ThreeLeggedRace Productions, a small but multiple award-winning Austin based production company, is currently casting for our upcoming short film ‘Karate Belt’, with filming scheduled for early to mid November. Think ‘The Last Dragon’ meets ‘Juice’.

 

Synopsis: An eccentric man finds a discarded karate belt, and when he dons it, becomes the neighborhood vigilante superhero in his own mind. However, after an explosive training montage, his attempts to do good lead him to find out he is not as tough as he thinks he is.


CHARACTER BREAKDOWNS

KARATE BELT | MALE | LATE 30s-40s | LEAD | $0
Has been doing her job for a long time and for little pay. Her only goal is to get to the end of her shift -- any obstacle to that is a major hindrance to her day.

DAD | MALE | LATE 40s-50s | SUPPORTING | $0
Square, suburbanite type, barely contained rage bordering on full-bore anger

JAY | MALE | 20s-30s | SUPPORTING | $0
Tough guy, streetwise, large frame

DEE | MALE | SUPPORTING | $0
Comedic sidekick of Jay, ala Chris Tucker


AUDITION DETAILS

Audition Dates: Thursday, October 3, 2019
Audition Times: 7PM-8:40PM
Audition Location: Carver Museum, 1165 Angelina St, Austin, TX 78702

Audition Dates: Wednesday, October 9th, 2019
Audition Times: 6:30PM-8:30PM
Audition Location: Carver Library, Rm. 1, 1161 Angelina St, Austin, TX 78702

Audition Dates: Thursday, October 10, 2019
Audition Times: 7PM-8:40PM
Audition Location: Carver Museum, 1165 Angelina St, Austin, TX 78702

Will tapes be accepted?: Yes
Additional Instructions for Actors: Script available upon request.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Thursday, October 3, 2019

Email for Submissions: threeleggedraceproductions@yahoo.com

All submissions should include a Headshot (firstname_lastname.jpg) and Resume (firstname_lastname.pdf) as well as a link to Reel if you have one. Include the role your are submitting for in the subject line.