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- Shoots January 2014 in Washington, DC.
- Auditions: Dec 13, 14 in Arlington, VA
Casting "The Silence," a short feature film (15-20 mins.) Synopsis: "Modest secretary, stands the test of silence to restore harmony in the relationship of father and daughter."Nov 23
- Rehearses and records Jan. 2014 in NYC.
- Seeking submissions from: New York, NY; Brooklyn, NY
Casting "Limetown," a voice-only fictional podcast. Limetown follows a young reporter for American Public Radio as she explores the sudden disappearance of nearly 6,000 people from a small town in South Dakota. Note: This is voice-only.Nov 23
- Rehearses December; shoots Jan. 13-15 & 20-22 within Los Angeles county, CA.
- Seeking submissions from: Los Angeles, CA
Casting "Soledad," a film about a lonely limo driver named Victor whose solitary existence is challenged one night when he's forced to get involved with a client attempting to sexually assault his prom date. After declining to be returned to her home, Raquel and Victor have an evening together that ...Nov 21
- Rehearses early December; shoots second week in December in Brooklyn, NY.
- Seeking submissions from: New York, NY
Casting "A Dream Machinge Christmas," the story of a family dinner, wherein the food realizes their sure demise and decide to sing about it as the family says grace.Nov 21
- Shoots in March 15-22 in Sacramento, CA.
- Seeking submissions from: San Francisco, CA
Casting "The Goblin Song," a dark musical fairy tale for NYU. Synopsis: Temptation nibbles and gnaws at the feet of two sisters. When Lizzie and Laura stumble upon the handsome Goblin King and his followers in the orchards behind their house, they’re enchanted--enraptured, even--by his allure. But when his gifts ...Nov 21
- Shoots Jan. 16-18, 2014 in Park Forest, IL.
- Auditions: Dec 16 in Park Forest, IL
Casting and seeking crew for a 15-minute short, "Chain Reaction," in which two teenage boys fight for life on the streets find themselves on the wrong end of a gun afterlife forces them to grow up faster than they should.Nov 21
- Rehearses Dec. 9 & 11 (evenings); shoots tentatively Dec. 14-15 or February 2014 at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks, CA.
- Seeking submissions from: Woodland Hills, CA
Casting "Killer," a student film for California Lutheran University. Synopsis: "Two girls are captured and held captive by mysterious masked men."Nov 20
- Shoots January 2014 in NYC.
- Auditions: Dec 11 in New York, NY
Casting "Ghost Gine," a dark comedy about adolescence and self-esteem.Nov 20