“stars of silicon valley”

Our story is about Ethan an actor deep in debt without much of a future who decides to turn his acting academy into a production company.   Disastrous auditions force him to cast his productions with students from his school.  In Ethan’s first shoot a suicide scene turns tragic when the star, Carl, is almost hung.  Threatening to quit Ethan gives Carl time off and has smooth sailing shooting his parodies on infertility clinics and anxiety medication.  In his second scene all hell breaks loose when Ethan battles a male alcoholic actor playing a female role on his newscaster segment.  On Ethan’s third day while shooting a body image segment the entire set is brought to tears when the actress confronts a cheating boyfriend.  Barely able to cope with his inexperienced cast and crew and unpaid bills Ethan pushes forward to shoot his last scene.  Ethan has to finish his production and find a way to sell it or close his doors and give up his dream.