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- Shoots in Aug. in L.A. Note: Dates are tentative and subject to change.
- Seeking submissions nationwide/worldwide
Casting "The Girlfriend," a short film. Synopsis: Waverly, a young woman in love, attempts an unimaginable sacrifice in order to pursue a romantic relationship. Producer states: "This is a very bold and experimental short film that requires a significant emotional investment. It also requires that you be open to an ...1 hours ago
- Shoots May 24 in Baldwin Park, CA.
- Seeking submissions from: Baldwin Park, CA; Pasadena, CA; Los Angeles, CA
Casting "Drama", a short comedy scene, one-page script. The story is about a girl crying and calling her friend because of a TV show.3 hours ago
- Shoots late June and/or beginning of July in San Francisco, CA.
- Seeking submissions from: San Francisco, CA
Casting "Barge" a short film which is a character study, a social critique, and a subjective take on loneliness, social anxiety, and love. Logline: An anxious and self-deprecating millennial goes to a party to assess the damages of his doomed relationship with love as a substitute for a life meaning.4 hours ago
- Two day shoot starts June 21, 4 p.m. in Newark, NJ.
- Auditions: May 28, 30 in New York, NY
Casting "Paint Me Dark," an independent 30-minute digital film.5 hours ago
- Rehearses and shoots May 31 in Baltimore, MD.
- Seeking submissions from: Elkridge, MD; Baltimore, MD; Trenton, NJ; Philadelphia, PA
Casting "This Used To Be Our Dream," a short film based on a young woman's decision of how to deal with her terminal illness.6 hours ago
- Shoots tentatively btwn. Aug. 22-Sept. 6 for three to four days in NYC.
- Seeking submissions from: New York, NY
Casting "Sisters," a short film that's a portrait of a quintessential, upper-middle class American family and the relationship between two siblings as their latent sexuality comes to surface. Clementine and Carmen, preteen fraternal twin girls on their first few days of break, chase each other around the backyard, slapping each ...6 hours ago
- Rehearsals and shooting TBD in CA.
- Seeking submissions from: Pasadena, CA
Casting "I Exist," a female self portrait about exploring her inner world.15 hours ago
- Shoots June 6 & 7 in Philadelphia, PA.
- Seeking submissions from: New York, NY; Philadelphia, PA
Casting "Ladies First." Synopsis: On a derelict submarine in the near future, a disgraced navy commander with her crew of five, save America from invasion.15 hours ago
- Shooting May 31, in North Dallas, TX.
- Seeking submissions from: Dallas, TX
Casting for the independent short film "Behind Closed Doors." Project description: "After the lost of her father a young girl must learn how to use the streets as guidance."16 hours ago
- Shoots June 12-14 at Howard University Campus in Washington, D.C. The festival will take place in Baltimore, MD.
- Auditions: May 29, Jun 1 in Washington, DC
Seeking various production staff to a film festival project.18 hours ago
- Shoots May 23-24, May 27-28, and June 2 in L.A.
- Seeking submissions from: Los Angeles, CA
Casting "D'Arline," a Sloan grant film about Richard Feynman. Synopsis: Set in 1946, based on the true story of the brilliant physicist Richard Feynman, this film explores his brief, tragic marriage to his high school sweetheart Arline during the time when he was at the pinnacle of his career creating ...yesterday