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Production: 'Doris'

Mr. Roberts (Supporting)

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Production Details

Casting "Doris," a thesis film for UCLA Extension. Synopsis: "This is the story of Doris, an illegal Mexican maid who is left in charge of the grumpy old father of her employer for...more

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Male, ages 70-90, Caucasian, African American, Asian, South Asian, Native American, Middle Eastern, Southeast Asian / Pacific Islander, Ethnically Ambiguous / Mixed Race

Role Description

Mr. Roberts: (Supporting) a bitter retired man who lives with his son and his daughter in law, he's left alone with the maid when the family go on a trip; at the beginning he hates the maid, but soon he will find a friend in Doris, they will party together and brake the rules while the owners of the house are on their trip.


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Director's Background

Oscar Rodriguez Górriz was the producer and one of the directors of the independent feature film "Amor del regio" (2011), which won several awards and went through the Mexican festival circuit. His short films "Chihuahua" (2011) and "Your day" (2013) were official selection of several film festivals. His most recent short film, "Eternal Vendetta" (2014), was screened in the Short Film Corner of Cannes; at the Los Angeles International Film Festival, it won "Best Foreign Film," "Best Actress," and "Best Actress--Audience Award." It was also screened at Cinemartini in Los Angeles.