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- Rehearses a week after auditions are completed.
- Seeking submissions from: Arcadia, CA; Pasadena, CA; San Gabriel, CA; Los Angeles, CA; CA
A satire/parody of a popular "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" Scene where Will Smith deals with his absent father.1 hours ago
- Rehearsals May 2015; shooting TBD in NYC.
- Auditions: May 7 in New York, NY
We are casting "Love Don't Let Go," a story of love, loss, and the strings of the heart that aren't easily severed. For Lori unconditional love was just that, unconditional. The death of her husband seems to have only made her love for him stronger, which scares her son. People ...4 hours ago
- Shoot late May/early June in Las Vegas, NV.
- Seeking submissions from: Los Angeles, CA; Las Vegas, NV
Casting "Black and Blue," a short film about a young African American, Cameron, who is nervously searching for a particular white cop Jimmy in Las Vegas. When he finds him in a cop bar, we see Cameron reaching for an object in his waistband. It is revealed, after high tension, ...5 hours ago
- Shoots May 8 in Malibu.
- Seeking submissions from: Los Angeles, CA
Casting a short, "Watercolors," about a young woman coming to terms with her own mortality as she walks down Zuma Beach one morning.6 hours ago
- Rehearses May 16-23; shoots June 6 in Long Island.
- Seeking submissions from: Long Island, NY
Casting "You Promised!" in which a lesbian marriage plagued by alcohol abuse suddenly spirals down a dark path after Sofia Veras, an out spoken college professor, becomes jealously suspicious of her spouse Susan Veras. Confrontations between Sofia and Susan leads to broken promises and more drinking that ultimately results in ...8 hours ago
- Shoots May 13 from 7 p.m.-12 a.m. at Assumption Catholic Church in Chicago, IL.
- Seeking submissions from: Chicago, IL
Casting "Father Burke's Boss Battle," a 10-15 minute short film about a Catholic priest who is battling an addiction to video games.9 hours ago
- Shooting this Summer in Spartanburg/Greenville, SC.
- Seeking submissions from: Spartanburg, SC
Casting for the short film, "The Visitor." Project description: "Kelly is being tormented by a presence that is keeping her trapped in her own home. Will she survive?"10 hours ago
- Shooting this May in Charleston, SC.
- Seeking submissions from: Charleston, SC
Casting for a "David Lynch style" short film.10 hours ago
- 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 ...10 hours ago
- Shooting May 12-17 in Wilmington, NC.
- Seeking submissions from: Wilmington, NC
Casting for the independent film, "War at Home."10 hours ago
- Shoots May 10 (afternoon) in Brooklyn, NY.
- Seeking submissions from: Brooklyn, NY
Seeking an older woman for a UCB comedy short film. Producer states: "We have a YouTube channel with 86K subscribers."11 hours ago
- Shoots May 9, 5-8 p.m. in Pleasantville, NY (in Westchester County, NY).
- Seeking submissions from: Westchester, NY
Seeking extras for a UCB Comedy short film; channel has 86K subscribers on Youtube.11 hours ago
- Shoots June 3-8, 2015 in NYC.
- Seeking submissions from: New York, NY
Casting "Love of The Bard," a short student film for New York Film Academy. Synopsis: A pair of street performers having a battle of wits using Shakespeare put aside their differences when a development company has bought the park they perform in. They rally other artists to perform a play ...14 hours ago
- Shoots June 2015 in San Jose, CA.
- Auditions: May 17 in San Jose, CA
Casting "Broken", a short film based on true events from a past relationship where Kathryn, a 20-year-old artist, who dreams of studying in England, falls into an intimate relationship with a skater name Lance, but conflict arises when their inseparable bond breaks.15 hours ago
- Shoot date TBD in the Orlando, FL area.
- Seeking submissions from: Orlando, FL; Kissimee, FL; Alatamonte Springs, FL
Casting "The Struggle," a trailer for a contest. Coordinator states: "The winning trailer will be turned to a short film and later to a feature-length film written and directed by me, Jianthonnie Rojas. The trailer will be released on social media."19 hours ago
- Rehearses May 8; shoots May 29 & 30 in NYC.
- Auditions: May 8 in New York, NY
Casting "A Room Without a View," a short film. Synopsis: A veiled woman is afraid to get out of her confinement. From her only window within a room with seemingly no doors, she sees real and surreal happenings.yesterday
- Shoots May 5-9 in L.A.
- Seeking submissions from: Los Angeles, CA
Casting "The Theory of Optimal Control," a USC grad film. Synopsis: After losing his finances, a brilliant control freak foresees his ill fate and tries to outwit it.yesterday