All jobs require some sort of audition, but in the competitive world of film, would-be directors must go all out to impress potential employers.
There's going all out, and then there's going all out.
Director Tony Benna decided to have some fun and put an example out on the Internet for all of our amusement, seen above. Benna writes about the (we think) tongue-in-cheek work that will have you scratching your head and laughing simultaneously:
Pitch videos are a part of every directors job. More often then not the footage is never seen beyond "the pitch." Here are some clips from a pitch video that was unfortunately never awarded.