Filming in Israel "The Pilate Verdict"
International Casting [Acre, Israel] "The Pilate Verdict"
Now casting a Proof of Concept (short film) that is shooting on location in Acre, Israel.
Seeking professional actors in Israel who would be local hire.
Production Company: Hummingbird Productions, Saylors Brothers Entertainment
Casting Director: Katrina Bolen - KatzKasting
Project Name: The Pilate Verdict
Project Type: Promo, Trailer
Genre: Historical, Period 1st Century Roman
Distribution/Usage: Proof - of-concept, To pitch to investors for the Feature Film
Short Synopsis: Six years after the crucifixion of Jesus, Pontius Pilate was ordered
back to Rome to stand trial for his actions as Governor of Judea.
Director: Kyle Saylors, Kenny Saylors
Filming Dates: End of October, 2023 (1 Day Only)
Filming Location: Acre, Israel
Union Status: Non-Union
Local Hire: ISRAEL locals only. No expenses paid, Self-report to set
Day Rate: Paid, based on role
Only the lead roles will be needed the full day, all others will be less than 6 hours.
Clemens - Lead, Male, 30s-40s, Jurors Consult, Lawyer, studious, ambitious trying to work his way up to become a Roman politician
Domitus - Lead, Male, 50-60s, Senator, Seasoned Roman politician who is trying to make a power grab. Very mischievous and underhanded in his ways.
Pontius Pilate - Lead, Male, 40-50s, Roman prefect (governor) of Judaea who presided at the trial of Jesus and gave the order for his crucifixion.
Emperor Tiberius Caesar Augustus- Male, 77, Italian, reigning emperor, on deathbed
Cornelius - Male, 40s, Centurion, Roman Soldier, Stoic, head of the Roman Soldiers
Portia - Female, 30s, wife of Clemons, Beautiful woman married to Clemons, driven by a desire to attain higher social status within the roman empire.
Caligula -Male, age 24, appointed Roman Emperor after Tiberius death, was admired by everyone, handsome and a womanizer in his early years.
Procula - Female, 30s, Pilate’s Wife
To submit to this casting:
EMAIL photo & info to KATZ@KATZKASTING.COM with subject “ISRAEL/ Role: ________ ”
- You must let me know if you can work locally in Acre, Israel
You will need to do a self-tape audition to move forward in the casting process
Katrina Bolen - Katz Kasting