Production Location: Austin
Production Start Date: 11/14/2015
Production Wrap Date: 11/15/2015
Production Schedule: 1 night
Producer(s): Julian Alvarado, Sarah May
Writer(s): John Monroe
Director(s): John Monroe, Christian Rusli
Synopsis: Synopsis: “Expecting” is a short film that that examines what happens when one achieves their goals in life but, upon reaching them, is not fulfilled. This film takes place during a Winter night in the couple’s apartment and begins when Oliver Returns from work to see that Noelle has wrecked the apartment. An argument ensues and the underlying problems of their relationship comes to light.
[OLIVER] Male 30-33. Oliver is a successful man who is no longer happy in his marriage and is cheating on his wife. He is not supportive to his wife, who is having fertility problems, and doesn’t want to end the marriage because of his fear of how a divorce will affect people’s perception of his “success”
[NOELLE] – Female 28-31. Noelle is married to a successful but verbally abusive Oliver and is no longer content being a stay at home wife. She wants to have a baby to fill a need created by her insecurities but is unable to get pregnant.
Audition Date: 10/03/2015
Paid / Non-Paid: Paid
Other / Additional Compensation: Film Credit, DVD/Digital Copy
Meals / Lodging / Transportation: Meals, Snacks and Beverages
Email Address for Cast / Crew Submissions: firstname.lastname@example.org