Casting “Her Spirit”, an Action/Period Piece short film paying tribute to the late filmmaker Akira Kurosawa:
“Her Spirit” is a samurai action drama that tells the story of a young samurai, who, after hearing the news of the murder of his wife, sets out seeking vengeance upon the bandits that killed her in an epic short film about life, loss, and the spirit one leaves behind when they pass away.
Run Time: Short (7-8 min)
Roles (Asian-American, Japanese fluency would be great but definitely not necessary): Actors & Actresses (18-40 years old) portraying the three lead roles of Haruto the Samurai, his father Hachiro, and his wife Kimiko as well as Actors portraying the three main antagonists, the bandits, of the short.
This Indie Student Film by the Denver School of the Arts Video Cinema Arts Department is Unpaid, but we will provide plenty of epic reel footage for actors
Contact Information: Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an audition or for additional questions about the production.
Auditions will be held at Denver School of the Arts. Contact the email above to schedule. If you would like to send us a video audition, please email email@example.com to let us know and we will get back to you soon. Callbacks in mid-January.
Shooting Schedule: 2 Weekends in February 2018
Filming Location: TBD, will most likely film in local State Parks near the Denver area.
We hope to hear from you soon!