• Production title: “From Within”
  • Union/Non-Union: Non-Union
  • Production Type: Independent/Student
  • Project length: Short Film (15 mins)
  • Project Format: 16:9 HD
  • Posted on: Thursday, March 16, 2023
  • Production Location: Bossier City, LA
  • Production Company: Bossier Parish Community College, Film Institute
  • Company Website: BPCC Film Institute
  • Director: TBA
  • Producer: Emily Perla
  • Audition Location: BPCC 6220 East Texas St. Bossier City, LA 71111, Third Floor Building D
  • Shooting Location: Bossier City, LA and surrounding areas
  • Email:
  • Phone: 318-678-6588
  • Compensation: A copy of the finished movie.

Audition dates:

  • March 30, 2023 at 6pm
  • March 31, 2023 at 2pm

Shoot Days:

  • Starts: May 16, 2023
  • Ends: June 8, 2023

**Most all the filming will be done with the summer movie class Monday through Thursday, anticipated time frame is 8am – 4pm. Exception will be made if we have a night scene that needs to be filmed after the regular class hours. Also, each actor will not be needed for all the shoot days. Commitment time will vary anywhere from 1 day for smaller parts up to 12 days for main characters***


From Within: A nervous Hope goes undercover at a museum to try to get information about her missing mother only to find a bigger problem within the walls of the museum.

Character BIOS:

We are looking to cast the following roles. Please see below for character bios and sides:

  • Hope: (FEMALE) Nervous, worried, and, above all, determined to find her mother. Hope’s devotion to her mother pushes her to take risks that she would not normally take.
  • Beverly: (FEMALE) Museum Director. Cold, selfish, and determined to get her own way. Beverly’s goals are always to put Beverly first, no matter the collateral damage she causes.
  • Frank: (MALE) Is in his third week as museum assistant so he acts like he knows all that is going on but maybe he doesn’t really know. He finds the boss, Beverly, to be a pain.
  • Al: (MALE) Is security for the museum comes off as kind of lazy doesn’t really want to work hard.
  • Creature / Elizabeth: (FEMALE) Was the previous curator and Hope’s mother. As the newest creature she is being controlled by the chest to continue to drain life force from unsuspecting victims.