Casting Notice for SAG Short Film in Austin

Burton Casting is casting a SAG Student Short Film called “Tell Me”.  The film shoots in Austin, TX between 2/21/13 – 3/4/13.  It is a paid student short film being directed and produced by a great production team in Austin, TX.  If you or someone you know fits the below specs, please email us to submit at

Type of Production: Short Student Film (University of Texas – MFA Graduate Thesis Film – to be entered in the festival circuit)

Union: SAG – Student Film Contract

Rate:  All roles are paid.  For more details about compensation for this film, please contact us.

Shoot Dates: Thurs. 2/21/13 – Mon. 3/4/13 (Talent needed up to 6 days during that time frame. Mostly late night shoots, 1 day shoot)

Shooting Location: Austin, TX – *All talent must work as an Austin local hire.

Audition Date: Sat. 1/26/13 in Austin, TX

Callback Date: Sat. 2/2/13 in Austin, TX


DRIVER:  Male, 40-47 years, open on race.  Likeable, charming and approachable.  Handsome but weathered, personable but guarded. He’s a little bitter due to a failed marriage and a dead-end job, but he has no real inclination to improve his life. He embodies the idea that a cynic is just a disappointed idealist. Must have a valid drivers license.

WOMAN:  Female, 40-47, open on race.  Elegant and classy.  She should be educated with a sense of refinement and sophistication.  Poised, self-possessed. She’s a generous soul with a practical mind– friendly and approachable, but cautious about getting close to anyone.

Please email current photo and resume to be considered. Please put “SAG Student Film” in the subject line of the email. To submit, email

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