Casting Call for Medieval Short Film – Paid


Job Position(s): Casting Call
Actor(s) Age Range (if applicable): See Post
Project Type: Short Film
Job Date: February 21 - 24
Compensation: Paid - See Post
Union Status: Non-Union

Casting for a Medieval Short Film!

ISO (4+) Armored Combatants & (1) Witch

We’re looking for actors to star in a short medieval period film called ‘Heretic’

The ‘Heretic’ short is a psychedelic, medieval fever-dream about a knight fighting his bloody way through supernatural forces on an endless quest for the holy grail.

This short film is part of an academic research project funded for the development of a historically-accurate feature film script on the origins of scientific thought in the Middle Ages.

Dates: Shoot will be (2) days between Feb. 21-24

Rate: $210/12 for all roles

Other info: Food will be provided. There is also the opportunity to be included in the feature-length version of the film, when it shoots.

How to apply:

Armored Combatants:

Please send the following

– headshot

– photos of any armor you can bring

– the date(s) you are available within our date range (Feb. 21-24)

– if you are an actor, or have acting experience, please send a video reel as well (optional)


The Witch character is an older crone archetype – must be comfortable with some prosthetic makeup.

Please send the following

– headshot

– the date(s) you are available within our date range (Feb. 21-24)

– a video reel or acting sample

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