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- Casting (closed) starts mid to late September and shoot will take place end of September/ early October 2014.
- Seeking submissions from: New York City, NY
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- Shoots Sept. 19 - 21 in San Marcos/Austin, TX.
- Seeking submissions from: Austin, TX; San Marcos, TX; Cedar Park, TX
Casting "The Drifters," a student short film about a couple of criminals posing as people who are stranded on a highway.10 hours ago
- Shooting September 19-21, in Dallas and Ft. Worth, TX.
- Seeking submissions from: Dallas, TX
Casting for the independent short film "Hunting Diabla." Project description: "A troubled priest foresees a coming apocalypse with the help of troubled misfits. They hunt down a mysterious supernatural girl who leaves a trail of dead teen boys in her path."12 hours ago
- Rehearsals and shooting TBD in L.A.
- Seeking submissions from: Los Angeles, CA
Casting "Jack's Musical Crown," a short film which tells the story of a young African American orphan boy trying to achieve his dream in the 1950s, an era of segregation.14 hours ago
- Shoot is currently scheduled for the first weekend of November in Albuquerque, NM.
- Auditions: Sep 6 in Albuquerque, NM
Casting "Material Things," a science fiction/fantasy short film which will act as a pilot for a future web series based in the same realm. Project description: "This first introductory episode into the world of the gaming network follows a player who steals a rare item from another player’s control box. ...15 hours ago
- Runs Oct. 11, 11:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. in Redlands, CA.
- Seeking submissions from: Los Angeles, CA; Redlands, CA
Seeking filmmakers to submit and attend S.L.A.T.E.'s first annual Inland Empire Short Film and Craft Beer Festival. S.L.A.T.E., Supporting Local Artists of Film Through Empowerment, was founded with the mission to promote, advocate, and educate local filmmakers in the pursuit of their craft. S.L.A.T.E. has teamed up with along with ...17 hours ago
- Rehearsals starts immediately; shoots mid-Sept. 2014 in L.A.
- Seeking submissions from: Los Angeles, CA
Casting "Panopticon," a sci-fi thriller short film produced for the Liberty Lab for Film. Synopsis: "In a dystopian world, a drone surveillance operator accidentally discovers the boy who lives next door might be a suicide bomber." This film explores contemporary topics such as mass surveillance, issues of privacy and terrorism.Aug 20
- Rehearsals and shooting TBD in NYC.
- Seeking submissions from: Brooklyn, NY
Casting "One Happy Family," a short film that will observe the lives of several people, a family of sorts, crossing paths with one another, and sometimes coalesce in the most unexpected of ways.Aug 20
- This will be a one day shoot in September, in Santa Fe, NM.
- Seeking submissions from: Santa Fe, NM
Casting "The Cage," a short film starring Julia Minesi (Wendy in "Breaking Bad").yesterday
- Shooting September 15-21, in Austin, TX.
- Auditions: Aug 29 in Austin, TX
Casting for the independent short film "Cliff's Castle." Project description: "A reunion-redemption story where an estranged man has to make peace with his wife’s family."yesterday
- Shooting September 13-14, in Houston, TX.
- Auditions: Sep 1 in Houston, TX
Casting for the independent short film "Raising Olivia." Project description: "A man must decide on the proper path or risk losing everything he most holds dear."yesterday
- Shooting September 16, in Houston, TX.
- Seeking submissions from: Houston, CA
Casting for the independent short film "Guardian." Project description: "A hero isn’t defined as a savior. It’s defined as character. A city with tribulations, and no character, but one person."yesterday
- Shoot begins Sept. 20 and will continue on a weekend schedule for three consecutive weeks in Atlantic City, NJ.
- Auditions: Aug 30, 31, Sep 6, 7 in Philadelphia, PA
Casting "The Bad Idea," a short film. Synopsis: Bryan's been working up the nerve to pay for his first escort. The only problem is he hasn't worked up enough money. After meeting with his friend, he has an idea to get everything he wants for free.Sunday