Of all the performance options actors have available, student films are encumbered by more than their share of shortcomings. However, the benefits of working on these productions can be incredibly and vastly rewarding, so long as the performer has an idea of how to take advantage of the opportunity.
The new Backstage Casting System includes a sleek Casting Dashboard interface for easily managing productions’ casting calls, as well as quick access to recently viewed profiles, notes, messaging, and a new high-tech Application Manager that makes casting faster, easier, and more efficient than ever before.
Backstage has launched a brand-new Talent Database to help casting directors and content creators find talent for their projects. Agents and managers can also use the system to scout for talent to represent. The Talent Database features more than 90,000 actors, models, and performers...
The SAG-AFTRA Los Angeles Conservatory is a surprise benefit to many SAG-AFTRA members. The Conservatory, in partnership with the American Film Institute, provides workshops as well as casting opportunities.
A New York University student film, “Gossiping Bad” is currently seeking talent.
Tanoacasting is currently seeking talent for the student film, “Open Reservations,” in Los Angeles, Calif.
The University of Texas at Austin's Film Production Head, Andrew Shea, chats with us about his role at UT, notable alumni, and acting opportunities for UT students.
For Merlin Camozzi, a busy lawyer-turned-second-year UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television directing grad student, the 2014 Sprite Films® competition is proving to be a launching pad.