A beautiful young woman appears one wintry night in a Colorado mountain town with her three year-old daughter and a bag full of money, begging to be frozen dead. Terminally ill and running from a dark past, she arrives as the town is preparing to celebrate a dead Norwegian whose frozen body remains cryogenically preserved in the nearby mountains. Four town residents must decide her fate. When an undercover FBI agent shows up, convinced that the woman—the prime suspect in an Arkansas murder—is hiding somewhere in town, he finds more than he can bargain for among a cast of eccentric characters living on the margins of mainstream America. Read More.
After much effort we’ve finally go the drone flying and the camera stable. Here are a few shots that will likely be used in the pilot for “Frozen Dead.”
Here’s some footage for use in the project as needed.
Frozen Dead is auditioning actors. Read about our characters and let us know if you’d like to audition.
Auditions at the Backdoor Theater in Nederland February 27th. from 2-7pm. Call or email to schedule a time or just show up. Phone: 720 588 9001 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The full poster can be downloaded here: http://frozendead.org/media/frozendead/poster.png A smaller version can be found here: http://frozendead.org/media/frozendead/postermedium.png
Granddad An old rancher who has lived his whole life on a ranch west of Nederland. After a fire at the ranch killed his wife and only son, Granddad adopted Ice from an orphanage to help out on the ranch. Granddad is pushing 100 years-old. He lies dying on his deathbed, passing in and out Read more about Granddad Side[…]
ANGELA A young girl, somewhere between 6 and 12. Angela’s mother Jayla has already killed Angela’s father. Jayla herself will soon be frozen dead, leaving Angela alone with her great aunt Darcy. Angela doesn’t have a speaking part in the pilot, but she will develop as an important character in future episodes. DOWNLOAD SIDE HERE: Read more about Angela[…]
RANDAL DUPREE Former Vietnam draft dodger and longtime drug dealer. Dupree, with his fast-talking charm, has the rebellious spirit of the sixties. He’s very good at persuasion and making deals. Because he believes the system is rigged and corrupt, he feels justified in engaging in illegal activities. He’s motivated by hustling and making money to Read more about Randal Dupree Side[…]
Briggs A burly bartender and biker who lost a brother in the Vietnam War. Prone to visions and nightmares, Briggs often visits Darcy, the local herbalist, for medicinal tinctures. Quiet and laconic by nature, he is no stranger to violence and knows how to subdue unruly drunks. At age fifty, he studies Buddhism and the Read more about Briggs Side[…]
Sister Young woman in her twenties, schizophrenic, often insists on being the tallest person in the room—so sits on a high stool in the bar and will scurry to a higher sitting place Briggs has built for her when she needs to get even higher. Out of the blue, she will describe historically accurate atrocities Read more about Sister Side[…]