Miami Students Seek Actors for Short Video

Oxford, Ohio- Capstone Productions partners with Fatale Films to produce a short dramatic video this spring, 2012. Videos produced by Capstone Productions have gained acclaim from numerous critics and film festivals. “Rx,” the 2006 production, won a Student Emmy Award (Midwest region). “Written Off,” the 2008 production, won another Student Emmy Award (honorable mention -Midwest region) and was screened at the Rochester Film Festival. Hollywood-based director of photography, AJ Epstein will assist with the production of the video.

A team of twenty-five at Miami University are in preproduction for the video, set in the Neo-Noir style. The story centers on James Holden, a former homicide detective and professor, who suffers from posttraumatic stress disorder and insomnia. When a mysterious string of murders hit the campus, Holden finds himself in the midst of the investigation.


Cincinnati – Saturday February 25th – 10am-1pm
Where: semantics gallery – 1107 Harrison Ave., Cincinnati Ohio, 45214

Oxford – Sunday February 26th – 1pm-5pm
Where: Miami University – Williams Hall, Room 107,350 Oak Street, Oxford, Ohio, 45056

Readings will be provided. Headshots and resumes are welcome.


  • Professor James Holden-
    Age: 40-50 y.o. – Height: 5’7″-6′, Rugged-looking Caucasian male
  • Kim Stanwyck
    Age: 20-25 y.o. – Attractive Femme Fatale, preferably with brunette hair, any type
  • Detective Cary Donovan
    Age: 30-40 y.o.- Strong female character, any type
  • Mrs. Holden
    Age: 40-45 y.o. – lead’s wife, any type

Contact Molly Norris
440-465-8633 or


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