The Huntress' Tale (Short Fantasy Film)

Payment Details:

Expenses Only




Male, Female

Age Range:

18 to 50

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This is a short 10-minute film for a final year university collaboration project.

The Huntress' Tale is a fantasy/fictional film about a huntress named Nova who meets a knight Gideon in the forest. Coming from two different worlds, both Nova and Gideon must band together to defeat the King's Men and maybe fall in love along the way.

Production Dates: 27th February 2019 to 3rd March 2019

Salary: Travel expenses, food and a copy of the final project will be provided

We are looking for actors/actresses to fill in the following five roles:

Nova - Free-spirited, determined and a fighter, Nova belongs to the Daughters of Herne a group of huntresses who live in the forest, secluded from the rest of society. Having spent years on her own, Nova has grown to become an independent woman, yet she's always felt that something has been missing in her life, or someone has been missing in her life.
Dark or Ginger hair colour
Medium to Long hair
Healthy/Fit, average build

Gideon - Brave, gentle and carrying a dark past, Gideon used to be a valiant and fearsome knight who fought in the King's army. After seeing the death and destruction that he has wrought, Gideon decides to give up fighting for the cause. Now he's on the run from the King's Men who have been sent to kill him for being a deserter.
Tall (5ft 10 and above - preferably)
Muscular body, fit and willing to be topless for a short scene within the film
Dark hair and a beard (medium to thick)

Morris - One half of the brotherly duo, Morris loves to cook, but he's not that great at it.
Tall and slim Preferably 5ft 7 and above
Any colour hair (medium to long hair is preferred)

Boris - The other half of the brotherly duo, Boris is always questioning Morris.
Heavy-set male with a bulky build
Preferably within the 5ft 3 - 5ft 6 height range
Any preferences on hair (bald, short, medium long)

Captain Zorion - Tall, spindly, arrogant and flamboyant, the captain of the guard, Zorion is not quite the person you would put in charge of an entire army of men.
Moustache or goatees are acceptable
Preferably above 5ft 9 Slim-Healthy build

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