Casting Call for Houston, Texas HD Independent Short Film "KARIS" Production Title: KARIS Studio/Independent/Student: Independent Union/Non-Union: Non-Union, SAG Project Type: Short Film Other: Web Series Project Format: HD Production Location: Houston, Texas Production Start Date: March 19, 2012 Shooting Schedule: 10 days Production Wrap Date: March 30, 2012 Writer: Scott Brignac & Bradley Jackson Director: Scott Brignac Synopsis: A high school street artist meets a mysterious girl in art class that is hiding a big secret - she has some supernatural powers. Character Breakdowns:
- SHANE – 16 to 23, high school student, rough around the edges, cocky but damaged.
- KARIS – 16 to 23, high school student, quiet, introspective, hiding a secret. Think Rogue from X-Men meets a teen Lisbeth Sanders from Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.
- RICKY – 21 to 29: Shane’s older brother. Irresponsible, cocky, angry and confused. Short tempered and impulsive.
- CESAR – 32 to 48: quiet yet explosive villain. Intense, captivating eyes. Think a slightly more emotional Gus Fring from Breaking Bad.