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- Rehearses in May; shoots June 4-17 in Burbank, CA.
- Seeking submissions from: Burbank, CA
Casting "Unorthodox," a student film about a young orthodox Jew who decides to abandon his family and culture for a secular girl he falls for but things do not turn out as he expected. Synopsis: Aaron Schwartz cannot stand living in a world driven by rules and gossip. He decides ...Apr 01
- Shoots May 23-June 2 in NYC.
- Seeking submissions from: New York, NY; New York, NY; NJ; NJ; MA; MA; CT; CT; PA; PA
Casting "Jeux: The Devil's Games," a student thesis film about a man calling himself the Devil who goes up to people to play cruel games and if you don’t play with him, you and your surroundings will be killed.Apr 01
- Shoots Apr. 26 in L.A.
- Seeking submissions from: Los Angeles, CA
Casting "Taxi to Mars." Director states: "The scene is set up interview style, and there are a couple nice monologues to memorize. This is for a proof of concept short film to pitch to investors for the feature length film."Apr 01
- Shoots spring in Houston, TX.
- Seeking submissions from: Houston, TX
Casting for the independent short film "The Damned." Project description: "Three psychopaths accompanies a loving couple's anniversary at the location where they first met."Apr 01
- Shoots mid-May-Nov. 2015 (exact dates TBD) in the Washington, D.C. area.
- Seeking submissions from: Washington, DC; New York, NY
Casting several projects for DiversityOnFilm.net. Currently casting: "Three pt. 2," a sci-fi thriller about an extraterrestrial race that sends a power source to Earth embodied in a young girl; "Predictable," a sci-fi thriller about a female vampire who finds easy prey amongst the predictable behaviors of men; "Hatma [Superhero]," in ...Apr 01
- Shoots May 11-17 in San Antonio, TX.
- Seeking submissions from: San Antonio, TX
Casting for the independent short film "Sophia." Project description: "A young immigrant prostitute trying to earn enough money to bring her child to the US suddenly finds out that she has contracted Aids from one of her abusive clients, but instead of dying in vain she chooses revenge."Apr 01
- Rehearses in mid-May; shoots the second wk. of June in NYC.
- Seeking submissions from: New York, NY
Casting "Without an Alibi," a student film for NYU. Synopsis: Charlie Sullivan finds himself with his back against the wall after he is mistaken for a murder and his only alibi is the last person he should be seen with.Mar 31
- Shoots May 1-5 in the New York tri-state area.
- Seeking submissions from: New York, NY; NJ
Casting "Twin Suns," an NYU advanced thesis film about a 17-year old coming to grips with his twin brother's death to cancer.Mar 31
- Shoots Fall 2015 in the Caribbean.
- Seeking submissions nationwide/worldwide
Casting "Alone on the Beach," a 20-minute short film in the vein of "The Twilight Zone." This is a psychological thriller about a couple vacationing on a strange tropical island where all is not as it seems.Mar 31