Frederick, MD (PRWEB) September 09, 2013
Director Eduardo Sanchez of Haxan Films (“The Blair Witch Project”, “Lovely Molly”) will be holding an open casting call in Frederick, Md. for his new movie “Maulers.” The open call will be held on Saturday, Sept. 14 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Frederick Gorilla magazine’s booth during the In the Street festivities in conjunction with the Frederick Film Office.
Creekside Marketplace (Booth #4)
Carroll Creek Linear Park
Frederick, MD 21701
Casting will be held for both “ravers” and “maulers” roles.
Résumés and headshots are encouraged but not required. Interested parties will need to fill out information on-site as well as have a photo taken. Callbacks for speaking parts are a possibility.
In conjunction with the open casting call, Frederick Gorilla magazine will be hosting a contest allowing one social media user to win a walk on in the movie. To qualify for consideration, the potential candidate must use social media (specifically Instagram, Twitter, Vine and/or Facebook) and the hashtag #maulersmovie. The winner will be announced on Sept. 15 on the magazine’s Facebook and Twitter accounts (http://www.facebook.com/thefredgorilla) (http://www.twitter.com/thefredgorilla).
Fans will be able to meet Sanchez at the event, as well as have the opportunity to purchase pre-production promotional items related to “Maulers.”
The film will begin shooting at various locations in Maryland in the coming months.
About Haxan Films:
Haxan Films was formed in 1997 by five University of Central Florida film school graduates to produce the film “The Blair Witch Project.” They are a full-service production company specializing in genre films, television programs and multimedia productions. The remaining partners, Gregg Hale and Eduardo Sanchez, live in Portland, Ore. and Frederick, Md.
The short film they produced, “A Ride in the Park,” will be released Sept. 24 on Blu-ray and DVD as part of the anthology movie “V/H/S/2.” They are currently finishing up post production on their Bigfoot action-thriller “Exists,” due out in 2014.
About Frederick Gorilla Magazine:
Frederick Gorilla magazine is a bimonthly, current events magazine and the leading source for in-depth conversations about business, life and politics. Its mission is to bring the Frederick community together through savvy editorial, interactive communication, outstanding pictorials and strategic advertising.
Frederick Gorilla magazine is published by Graphcom, Inc., a full-service communications and marketing firm located in Gettysburg, Pa.
About Frederick Film Office:
The mission of the Frederick Film Office is to support, attract, and promote film, television, and multimedia projects for the benefit of Frederick County, Maryland.