The Auteur Club Seeking On-Screen Talent for the Short Film "5th Step"

Posted on: Thursday - Apr 27, 2023

Memphis Movie Productions, a new production arm of On Location: Memphis, is seeking on-screen talent among active Auteur Club membership members. This is for its debut short film,  "5th Step". Submit now through May 15, 2023 for this upcoming cat and mouse thriller. 

Positions are paid. Production is NON-UNION. Crew calls will be announced at a later date.

 -Female Lead (age range late 30s - late 40s,   ethnicity currently open)
-Male Lead (age range late 30s - late 40s, African American)
-Supporting Male 1 (age range late 30s - late 40s, ethnicity currently open)
-Supporting Male 2 (age range late 50s-60s, African American)

Upload the following to your existing Auteur Club profile for consideration. If you'd like to join the Auteur Club to participate, visit Incomplete submissions will not advance through the process.

Once signed up with The Auteur Club submit:

  • Complete profile with headshot (taken within 9 months or less)
  • Actor's resume to the profile
  • Actor's reel link to the Film Screening Section
  • In lieu of a missing actor's reel, you MUST submit a 90-second maximum video (camera phone OR DSLR) slating your name, city, talent rep (IF applicable), and the role you are vying for. Tell a little about yourself and your acting strength. Show your personality and camera skills! 

RECORD HORIZONTALLY with good lighting on a solid background, please.

Send message to Kathy Lofton to request an audition by providing the following information only if the above steps are complete:

  • Role you wish to be considered for:
  • Name, City, Height, Phone number

Kathy's profile, to message, can be found in the contacts section. Contacts Section found to the right of your Auteur Club dashboard. Talent who prompt their interest will be notified for further action regarding next audition steps. Virtual auditions will be included in the process, but it is likely finalists will be called to appear in person also. 

There will be other opportunities for them to see your talent. Auteur Club talent will automatically be considered and given priority for all upcoming production casting based on your profile.