Casting: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Casting Call for the short film ‘Good Manners’ filming in Minneapolis, Minnesota!

Story Summary: Two businessmen are out on a lunch break. After much argument, they finish their meals. They both insist on paying the bill in an attempt at good manners. Neither will let down, and they end up fighting over it. Eventually, the waitress has had enough and pays the bill herself. (Script is available for auditions)


Mark: A snarky young businessman who is still upset over losing employee of the year to Sean. (has some action shots)

Sean: Another young businessman who has a very large ego. (also has some actions shots i.e running)

Waitress 1: A young woman who has a friendly personality. Throughout the short film, she gets very annoyed by the 2 men above. She also has minimal lines.

Waitress 2: Another young woman who has no lines in the film. She also has very little screen time. She appears to bring food and leaves in confusion.

Extras: No lines, just chilling in the restaurant with light chatter.

AUDITION DATE: Friday, November 27th and Saturday, November 28th (or another date if need be)

*Auditions will be via Zoom

SHOOT DATE: Saturday, December 5th (plan on an all-day shoot)

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