‘Inner Devils’ Trailer

Inner Devils, a Black Dust Films production in association with Restless Chimp Films, is complete.

The battle for Ryan’s soul is fought by Father Luca, a newly ordained priest with a dark past.

Filmed in Glasgow, the supernatural short will be submitted to film festivals over the next few months.

Starring: Chris Dennis, Natalia Gonchar, Saffron J Mullen, Kal Sabir, and Sylas Szabolcs.

View the trailer below.

Behind The Scenes of ‘Inner Devils’

Filming of horror short ‘Inner Devils’ completed in May 2022.

Photographer Cecilia Volpi has done a fantastic job of capturing behind-the-scenes photos of the cast and crew at work.

View a selection of photos in Behind The Scenes, and look out for more on the ‘Inner Devils’ Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook pages.

‘Inner Devils’ Post-Production

Horror short ‘Inner Devils’ completed principal photography in May 2022 and is now in post-production. Written and directed by Martin Smith of Black Dust Films, ‘Inner Devils’ is produced in association with Restless Chimp Films.
The battle for Ryan’s soul is fought by Luca Diaz (Kal Sabir), a newly ordained priest with a dark past.
The film is destined for horror film festivals this year. For updates, follow the film on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.

Lead Role in Horror Short

NOTE: THIS ROLE HAS BEEN CAST

Due to unforeseen circumstances, we are having to recast one of the lead roles in our horror short, Inner Devils.

Black Dust Films, in association with Restless Chimp Films, will be filming Inner Devils in Glasgow over 3.5 days in May (12th to 14th, plus a half day in w/c May 16th or w/c May 23rd).

This is a micro-budget production. All roles are paid at non-Equity rates.

Story

Inner Devils is about the battle for Ryan’s soul fought by Father Luca Diaz, a newly ordained priest and cousin to Ryan’s wife, Elena, and brother-in-law, Alex. The demon’s knowledge of a dark secret in Luca’s past threatens to tear the family apart.

Role

Father Luca Diaz: A newly ordained priest with a dark past involving crime and drugs. He found the light during his last bout in prison. Now, with Ryan he is dealing with his first exorcism and must confront demons of his own.

  • Appearance: Mediterranean, beard
  • Playing Age: 40-49
  • Build: Tall, slender/medium

Pay

The project is privately, and modestly, funded by the writer/director, and therefore fees are below Equity rates. We are offering a flat fee of £200 for 3.5 days and one rehearsal session. Travel expenses within Glasgow will be covered.

Casting Process

Deadline for submissions is Friday 15th April.

Deadline for self-tapes Tuesday 19th April at 5pm.

To apply:

Please complete the form below and include:

  • a link to your Spotlight Acting CV (with showreel)
  • your chosen role

Any submissions without the above information will not be considered.

Thank you. Looking forward to hearing from you.

Horror Short: Casting Call

NOTE: THESE ROLES HAVE BEEN CAST

Black Dust Films, in association with Restless Chimp Films, is in pre-production of a horror short film for the festival circuit. Filming will take place in May (12th to 14th), over three days in Glasgow.

Cast are sought for this micro-budget production. All roles are paid at non-Equity rates.

Story

Inner Devils is about the battle for Ryan’s soul fought by Father Luca Diaz, a newly ordained priest and cousin to Ryan’s wife, Elena, and brother-in-law, Alex. The demon’s knowledge of a dark secret in Luca’s past threatens to tear the family apart.

Roles:

  • Elena (lead role): Mediterranean; 30s; strong; wife to Ryan; she has been at Ryan’s side throughout his difficulties. Contacting Father Diaz has been a last resort.
  • Alex (lead role): Mediterranean; 30s; brother of Elena; runs a video production business with Ryan – they both agreed to film the process of Ryan’s treatment.
  • Ana (supporting role): Any appearance; mid to late 20s; ex-girlfriend of Alex; appears in two scenes.

The roles of Father Luca Diaz and Ryan have already been cast.

All roles are emotionally demanding, and as such will require actors with comparable experience.

Pay

The project is privately, and modestly, funded by the writer/director, and therefore fees are below Equity rates. Travel expenses within Glasgow will be covered.

Casting Process

A shortlist of actors will be asked to selftape from Monday 4th April.

Deadline for tape submissions is Friday 8th April.

To apply:

Please complete the form below and include:

  • a link to your Spotlight Acting CV (with showreel)
  • your chosen role

Any submissions without the above information will not be considered.

Thank you. Looking forward to hearing from you.

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