Open Audition for Short Narrative Film

First Round


FILM TITLE: “Tomah, Wisconsin”

GENRE: Dramatic Narrative

SETTING: Tomah, Wisconsin, early 1970s

LENGTH: 15-18 minutes

FORMAT:  35mm and super 16mm

SHOOT LOCATION:  Tomah, Wisconsin

DATES: January 2016 (exact dates TBD)


FILM ONE SHEET: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B_I4x0KLVAmEN1pZQndET2ZNVWs




  1. Bill Stump: (police chief and the film’s protagonist) Age: mid 50s to early 60s


  1. Linda Stump: (Bill’s wife) Age: mid 50s to early 60s


  1. Tony: (Bartender and bar owner) Age: mid 50s to early 60s


  1. Jonathan: (Drifter) Age: early-mid 20s


  1. Elizabeth: (two lines) Age: early-mid 20s


  1. Old man: (non-speaking) Age: 70s -80s


NOTE: Authentic Mid-western accent preferred but not necessary.


CHARACTER BIOS: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B_I4x0KLVAmEaVhsYXh3TDNPdU0


COMPENSATION: Non-paying but negotiable.

All talent will be reimbursed for travel expenses, lodging and meals (if not local) and will receive a Blu-ray copy of film with screen credit.


AUDITION DATE/TIME:    October 13, 14, 15, 2015  (evenings)

AUDITION LOCATION:     LaCrosse and Tomah, WI

Other possible locations: Milwaukee, Madison and Appleton


Please send a resume and headshot to email address below.

Links to sides for each speaking part will be provided once headshots and resumes are received.

Audition videos may be sent anytime.  Please post online and send link to email address below.




Steven Holloway, Producer/Director

8564 Willow Wisp Ct.

Laurel, MD 20723

301-362-1660 (office)

301-332-1148 cell