ANNOUNCING THE MOTION PICTURE INSTITUTE
STUDENT THESIS FILM AUDITIONS

Open to all interested actors 16 to 60!

SATURDAY – November 19th at the Motion Picture Institute in TROY.
2:00pm to 5:00pm
2040 Crooks Rd B, Troy, MI 48084

These are student films – there will be no compensation – BUT Actor Reel Footage will be provided! This is a great opportunity to grow your reel and get some film experience for your resume.

Please bring these assets to your audition:

  • Basic information (name, age, contact info, etc.)
  • A list of all parts you are auditioning for
  • Headshot
  • Resume

JUST SOME OF THE PROJECTS AVAILABLE TO AUDITION FOR…

THE FOREST

A group of friends take a trip to reunite over a weekend getaway in Northern Michigan, however upon arrival at their cabin they find themselves trapped in the forest without any way to call for help.

6 Roles – Lead & Supporting

(3) Male – 20’s to 30’s

(3) Female – 20’s to 30’s

ROMEO & JULIUS

After falling in love with a studious girl, a high school jock must change his lifestyle with the help of his philosopher uncle.

5 Roles – Lead & Supporting

(2) Male – 18 to 20’s

(1) Male – 30 to 40

(1) Male – 40 to 60

(1) Female – 18 to 20’s

DISONANCE

After finding herself stuck in an unknown place with an unknown person, Jade must unravel the truth and choose between forgiveness and revenge.

1 Role – Lead

Male – 20’s to early 30’s

ENTOMOPHOBIA

A neurodivergent boy struggles to connect with his peers but after he finds connection where he never expected, he begins to feel things he’s never felt before. Some good, some far from it.

4 Roles – Lead & Supporting

(3) Male – 18 to 20’s

(1) Female – 18 to 20’s

LIFESTYLES OF MICHIGAN

Absurdist mockumentary poking fun at outsider stereotypes highlights Michigan attractions and interviews locals to show that Michigan has more to offer than may meet the eye.

2 or 3 Roles – Lead & Supporting

Open to all genders – 20’s to 50’s

DEATH INC.

It was a normal day at the office for Alice until something goes horribly wrong putting her life in jeopardy.

4 Roles – Lead & Supporting

(2) Female – 20’s to 30’s

(1) Female – 50’s or older

(1) Male – 40’s to 60’s

AMETHYST

An introverted cartographer is talked into taking a break from his work by his best friend to join him for a trail-walk, where they discover an item from the past that leads them down the path of no return. Catching the eyes of an unofficial criminal, they are now being hunted. Can the pair find the answers they seek or will they end up with more questions than they came with?

4 Roles – Lead & Supporting

(2) Male – 20’s to 30’s

(2) Male – Late 30’s to 40’s

BREAK TIME

Four prisoners, held captive by the Warden and his masked Guard, until one prisoner devises a plan to break free.

6 to 7 Roles – Lead & Supporting

(4) Male – 20’s to late 40’s

(2) Female – 20’s to late 40’s

THE UNINVITED

8 Roles – Lead & Supporting

(6) Female – 18 to early 30’s

(2) Male – 18 to 50

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