Orensis Films is collaborating with the Digital Video Production Program
at Suncoast Technical College to produce 5 Student Short films that will
primarily be submitted to the Sarasota Film Festival,
and hopefully beyond.

We are casting Ages 15-75, Male & Female, All Races.
Non-Union/No Pay
Please browse the 5 projects below.


Application Instructions are at bottom of the page.


—  GOSSIP  —
by Meghan Teague


Director:  Trishul Thejasvi   Producer: Thomas Nudi  
Cinematographer: Juan Sebastian Baron
Shooting Format:  iPhone 6+
Shooting Location:  Sarasota / Manatee County, FL
Genre: Romantic Comedy
Shooting Dates: December 21st
Casting Dates & Location: Dec 14th - 20th · Downtown Sarasota.
Synopsis: Taylor and Martin’s friendship is put to the test after an unfavorable rumor is started.

- CAST -

Taylor  (15-20 yrs), FEMALE. 
Bold, sarcastic and always ready with a witty comeback.

Martin  (15-20 yrs), MALE. 
Geeky, awkward but a pretty cool guy.

Ashley  (15-20 yrs), FEMALE. 
Mean girl.

Kate  (15-20 yrs), FEMALE. 
Really mean girl.

Luke (15-20 yrs) MALE. 
An obscene stoner with no filter. 

Sean (15-20 yrs), MALE. 
Good looking average dude.

Pauline (16-25 yrs), MALE. 
An ironic cross dresser. 


—  Over Cooked  —
by Viviana Lopez

Director:  Jazmine Howard & Jean Scarpatti  Producers: Ariana Hillman  
Cinematographer: Jack Miles
Shooting Format:  RED Dragon
Shooting Location:  Sarasota / Manatee County, FL
Genre: Family Drama
Shooting Dates: December 23rd
Casting Dates & Location: Dec 14th-20th - Downtown Sarasota.
Synopsis: A young hot-hot cook needs to find the missing ingredient for the Mayor’s big meal.

- CAST -

Blaine  (15-20yrs), MALE. 
A brilliant young chef, but a stubborn young man.

Annabelle  (50+yrs), FEMALE. 
Blaine’s sweet but sassy Grandmother.

Liz  (35-50yrs), FEMALE. 
The happy-go-lucky-hippy tarot card reading Mother.


—  Jane Don’t  —
by Ally Williams


Director:  David Geiger  Producers: Atilla Szabo & Ally Williams  
Cinematography: Andonie Aristimuño & Liam Donoghue
Shooting Format:  RED Dragon
Shooting Location:  Sarasota / Manatee County, FL
Genre: Existential Comedy
Shooting Dates: December 29th & 30th
Casting Dates & Location: Dec 14th-23rd - Downtown Sarasota.
Synopsis: Jane refuses to follow the path of becoming a cliche protagonist. 

- CAST -

Jane  (15-20 yrs), FEMALE. 
Jane is the ultimate in-betweener that refuses to conform.

Jimothy  (15-20 yrs), MALE. 
A stale crouton of a young man.

Mr. Barium  (30-60 yrs), MALE. 
The teacher that tries to hard to be funny, but always fails.

Serena  (15-20 yrs), FEMALE. 
The new girl in class, too nice to be real.

Dad  (40-60 yrs), MALE. 
A true Sam Spade wannabe.


— Porcelain Doll — 
by Chad Martin

Director: Chad Martin Producers: Jack Miles & Meghan Taylor
Cinematographer: Griffin Underwood
Shooting Format: RED Dragon
Shooting Location: Sarasota / Manatee County, FL
Genre: Horror
Shooting Dates: Early-mid January
Casting Dates & Location: Dec 14th - Jan 4th · Downtown Sarasota.
Synopsis: Veronica discovers the true cost of achieving perfection.

- CAST -

Veronica (15-20 yrs), FEMALE.
High school senior, arrogant & beautiful.

Jessica (15-20 yrs), FEMALE.  
Veronica’s down to earth sister.

Emily (30-55 yrs), FEMALE.
Veronica’s slightly vain Mother.

Kevin (30-55 yrs), MALE.
Veronica’s no nonsense Father.

Tessa (15-20 yrs), FEMALE.
Mean girl Senior.

Andrew (15-20 yrs), MALE.
Varsity Football Player.

Nichole (20-30 yrs), FEMALE.
Receptionist.


—  The Best Day Ever  —
by Cameron Cruce


Director:  Atilla Szabo  Producers: Daniel De Oliveira, Emarie Partin & Jennifer Woodford
Cinematography: Andonie Aristimuño & Liam Donoghue
Shooting Format:  RED Dragon
Shooting Location:  Sarasota / Manatee County, FL
Genre: Sci-Fi Comedy
Shooting Dates: Early-mid January
Casting Dates & Location: Dec 14th - Jan 4th · Downtown Sarasota.
Synopsis: Travis discovers a device that could fix his miserable day.

- CAST -

Travis (15-20 yrs), MALE. 
A well intentioned but misguided dude.

Janet  (15-20 yrs), FEMALE. 
A dudette that doesn’t mince her words. 

Theodore (15-20 yrs), MALE. 
A stoner dude that has never smoked.

Mr. Lemming (30-55 yrs), MALE. 
A perpetually disgruntled teacher.

Lindsey (15-20 yrs), FEMALE. 
The absolute perfect girl next door.


CASTING INSTRUCTIONS :
Please send resumes, head shots & video reels (preferred) with the Email Subject
“‘Over Cooked’ Casting (name of role)” to

dvp@orensis.com

Auditions will take place late afternoon/early evening, please let us which days are best for you. Video auditions are also welcome.