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- Shoots by the end of March.
- Auditions: Mar 15 in New York, NY
Casting "The Pilgrim of New York", an MV based on Anton Bruckner's music. A Schizophrenia sufferer believes that Anton Bruckner, 19th century composer, used to come to NYC and held a legendary concert. A Don Quijote style story. 16mm B&W film and digital.39 minutes ago
- Shooting takes place in Queens and the Bronx, details TBD upon selection for roles. The weekend of March 21-23rd.
- Seeking submissions from: new york, NY
Looking for EXTRAS for various scenes in a short film noir production 'Destiny Jones.' Shooting March 21-23rd. Unpaid but great opportunity for film credit, IMBD credit and networking. Looking for women and men of all ages, ethnicity and age. You may be selected to play an extra as: A detective/cop ...2 hours ago
- Shoots April in NYC.
- Seeking submissions from: New York, NY
Casting "The Desire To Know," an everyday story about Rachel, who begins a new job and remembers why she left her old one, set in New York City about the value of human kindness and the relentlessness of the rat race.5 hours ago
- Shoots August 2014 in Washington.
- Auditions: Mar 13, 14, 15 in Los Angeles, CA
Casting "Starry Night," in which a teen girl struggles to escape her small town to pursue her passion for astronomy. Along the way she is inspired by the director of an observatory, hindered by her conservative anti-intellectual mother, and assisted by her military brother.6 hours ago
- Rehearses late April; shoots May 3-4 & May 9-10 in Columbus, OH.
- Seeking submissions from: Columbus, OH; Cincinnati, OH; Cleveland, OH
Casting "Aloners," a minimalist, absurdist short film reinterpreted from Fyodor Dostoevsky’s novella, "Notes From the Underground." The narrative centers on an alienated college student and his ineffectual search for human interaction.7 hours ago
- Shoots March-April in NYC.
- Seeking submissions from: New York, NY
Casting "Situations," a photographic investigation into the human psyche surrounding mental illness and reactions to homosexual acts.7 hours ago
- Rehearses March in L.A.; shoots early April in SoCal.
- Seeking submissions from: West Hollywood, CA; Los Angeles, CA
Casting "Ritual," a short film about the expectations and traditions placed on a young couple on their wedding night.9 hours ago
- Rehearses and performs April 23-30 in Troy, NY.
- Auditions: Mar 14, 15, 17 in Troy, NY
Seeking skilled and experienced theatrically inclined actors and modern/contemporary dancers with a peculiar/unusual look for Experimental Media and Performing Art Center (EMPAC).13 hours ago
- Shooting March 21-23, in Austin, TX.
- Seeking submissions from: Austin, TX
Casting for the short film "Marc." Project description: "Marc can’t fall asleep unless there is someone breathing close to him. But how does one find someone who will just sleep next to you? Short quirky comedy about insomnia and what kind of wild things it forces us to do."16 hours ago
- Shoots June 26-29 in Palm Springs, CA.
- Auditions: Apr 10, 11, 18 in Los Angeles, CA
Casting "Heavenly," an independent short film starring Gloria Loring, former "Days of Our Lives" star and mother of Robin Thicke. Synopsis: A woman uses Mary Kay as a front to sell black-market Botox at her daughter’s bible study.23 hours ago
- Shoots April 2014 in Philadelphia, PA and Mercer County, NJ.
- Seeking submissions from: Greater Philadelphia Area, PA; Central, NJ; South, NJ
Casting "The Last Day," a short film about three high school nerds decide to step out of their shells and go on an adventure on the last day of school but they need to get back in time for graduation.23 hours ago
- Rehearsals begin late March; Shoots in LA and, for one role, in San Clemente.
- Seeking submissions from: Los Angeles/San Clemente, CA
Casting "Glass Under Skin" a short film about jealousy and bad things that occur as a result.yesterday
- Rehearses in NYC. Shoots in mid-April in NYC.
- Seeking submissions from: Brooklyn, NY; Queens, NY; Bronx, NY; Manhattan, NY
Casting "Tearing Me Apart" a short film in which Lucy goes to extreme heights to escape reality after the death of her sibling.yesterday