Ready for your next film job in New York City? Many big projects, such as “Succession,” “And Just Like That…” and “Only Murders in the Building,” film in the Big Apple and often need crew members. Therefore, it’s a good idea to stay up on the latest industry and crew news by bookmarking this roundup. Every week, we refresh this list to include job listings actively searching for creative talent. From camera operators to production designers, apply today to one of these great gigs.
Please note that shoot dates are subject to state and county restrictions and may change. Refer to Call Sheet for the latest updates, and keep checking this roundup for the latest news on project development.
Stunt Coordinator: “CaterKillar”
A horror comedy feature film titled “CaterKillar” is seeking a stunt coordinator to work on set from Sept. 1–18 in Upstate New York. Pay is $500, with food, travel, and housing covered.
Want this gig? Apply here by Aug. 23.
Director of Photography: “Untitled Incomplete Kisses”
A romance drama about two estranged lovers who reconnect in a jazz bar is searching for a DP. Applicants with experience working on commercials, shorts, or feature-length films are preferred. Pay is $500–$1,000 per day. Shooting takes place for two to three days in November. Meals are provided.
Want this gig? Apply here by Nov. 1.
Sound Mixer: “We Do This All The Time”
“We Do This All The Time,” a short film about two out-of-work actors helping a young girl get to her aunt’s house after she runs away to the wrong addresses, is searching for a sound mixer. Shooting takes place in mid-to-late August for four days. Pay is $150–$250 per day.
Want this gig? Apply here by Aug. 12.
Production Assistant: Acting Reel
Two actors are seeking a PA to assist them with their acting reel shoot. The first shoot will take place on Aug. 5 and 6 in Brooklyn, New York. Filming will last for eight hours each day for two days per month. The PA will receive an IMDb credit for working on set and $16 per hour.
Want this gig? Apply here by Aug. 4.
Art Director: ‘Laser-Focused’
“Laser-Focused,” a narrative short film, is looking for an art director. Responsibilities include buying and renting props, set dressing, and being on set to check for copy-written or trademarked elements in the frame. The shoot runs from Aug. 7–9 in Queens, New York. Pay is $150 for three days of work.
Want this gig? Apply here by Aug. 8.
Director of Photography: Whimsical Fairytale Student Film
“Limpid Abyss,” a short, whimsical fairy tale student film is seeking a DP. Rehearsals begin in late summer and end in early fall. The film shoots in October and offers pay at $40–$65 per day, depending on the role. Meals are provided.
Want this gig? Apply here by Sept. 1.
Costume Designer: “18”
A World War II short film titled “18” is seeking a costume designer. The short film about two German teen soldiers who encounter each other alone in the woods. Shooting takes place in the NYC area with dates TBD. Pay is $150, with travel and food covered for seven hours of work.
Want this gig? Apply here by Aug. 29.
Sound Mixer: Comedic Television Pilot
“Loopers,” a comedic TV pilot about the chaotic underworld of golf caddies, is looking for a sound mixer. The film rehearses this summer and shoots in September with dates TBD. Pay is $450 per day.
Want this gig? Apply here by Sept. 30.
Hair + Makeup Artist: Comedic Short Film
A comedic short film titled “Laser-Focused” is seeking a hair and makeup artist to work on set. No special effects makeup is required. Applicants will work in Rego Park, New York from Aug. 7–9. Pay is $100 for three days of work. Meals are provided, and travel will be reimbursed up to a certain amount to be discussed.
Want this gig? Apply here by Aug. 9.
Set Designer: Short Film Adaptation
A short film adaptation of Chekhov’s “The Seagull” needs a set designer to manage the look and feel of the set and work on props. The film shoots on July 31 and Aug. 9. Pay is $400–$650 for an estimated five days of work in Manhattan, New York.
Want this gig? Apply here by Aug. 2.
Sound Mixer: Feature Film
A feature film is looking for a sound mixer to work on set from Sept. 2–3, Sept. 9–10, and Sept. 17–30. Pay is $150 per day.
Want this gig? Apply here by Aug. 19.
Camera Operator: Netflix Street Reviews
A camera operator is needed for impromptu on-the-street interviews about current movies/TV shows. Applicants must have equipment. Pay is $25 per hour. Dates are TBD.
Want this gig? Apply here by July 31.
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