Release Date: May 11th, 2007
Not Yet Rated|1 hr. 26 min.
Filmmaker Barry J. Hershey documents the process by which actresses are cast in a dramatic feature he wrote.
Director: Barry J. Hershey
Filmmaker Barry Hershey's impressionistic documentary about the casting process is the antidote to years of comic "audition montages," those guaranteed laugh-getting freak-show parades of no-talents mangling monologues and pulling nutty stunts in hopes of standing out from the crowd. show more
Voyeurism is central to the cinema and to acting, of course, and you'd better believe these women know it. Still, Casting About feels oddly disingenuous. show more
A nicely contemplative documentary about actors and their ambivalent relationship with that intimidating space. show more