Richmond – Screening of OJ: Made In America – 4/15 & 4/22 – Free

VCU will be hosting a two day screening of the 2017 Oscar winning screening O.J.: Made in America at the Grace Street Theater. The 5 part documentary shines a light on the OJ Simpson trial, which has come to be known as the trial of the century: The People of the State of California v. Orenthal… Read more »

Richmond – Anne Chapman Casting Seeking 14 Actors For Low Budget Indie – March 30 & April 2- PAID

Audition Dates: March 30th & April 2nd Callbacks: April 3rd Audition Location: Richmond, Virginia Start Date: Monday, April 10th, 2017   Seeking the following roles: [RANDY} – 20s, Male, African-American. Smart, soulful, cares for his family. Muscular with dread-locks.  Randy is serving time, but did nothing wrong.  He was in the wrong place at the… Read more »

VA BEACH – CASTING for Documentary Reenactment ­- Apr 5/6/7 – PAID

The Christian Broadcasting Network is casting for reenactments in a short biographical documentary.  The story is about a young man who became a drug trafficker, and after 6 years got busted during a heist operation.  In prison, he repented of his past and put his faith in Jesus.   ROLES: David (Caucasian, 18-24, black or… Read more »

Richmond – French Film Festival Screening of ‘The Ride’ – March 29 – Free/Fee

The French Film Festival is hosting a screening of director Stephanie Gillard’s ‘The Ride’ at the Byrd Theatre tonight, March 29. The film depicts the 300 mile journey taken each winter by a group of Lakota Sioux through the plains of Dakota on horseback to commemorate the massacre of their ancestors at Wounded Knee.  While going… Read more »

DC Area – Caryln Davis Casting Seeking Non-Union Child Talent – April 3 or April 4 – PAID

Carlyn Davis Casting is looking for non-union talent for a TV & web commercial filming in the Washington, DC area on April 24, 25, or 26, 2017. Auditions will be held in Falls Church, VA on Monday, April 3 or Tuesday, April 4, 2017. There will be a call back on April 7, 2017. They… Read more »

DC – PBS NewsHour Seeking Tape Producer – ASAP

Title: Tape Producer Department: NewsHour Productions, LLC Supervisor:  Senior Broadcast Producer Status: Full-Time, Exempt   The Tape Producer will execute Quality Control over all video airing on the PBS NewsHour, ensuring all elements are managed properly on the playout server, and will additionally produce and edit videos on a variety of topics for NewsHour and… Read more »

DC – Hudson Institute Seeking Technical Manager of Public Affairs – ASAP

Technical Manager, Public Affairs Hudson Institute, a nonpartisan Washington, DC think tank, is seeking applicants to fill an open, full-time position in its Public Affairs Department. Once selected, the Technical Manager will assume principal day-to-day responsibility for: 1) technical management of the organization’s website and related software; and 2) camera, microphone, and Internet streaming operations… Read more »

DC – WIFV Media Job Fair – April 1 – FEE

Saturday, April 1, 2017 12:00-3:30 pm Pepco Edison Place Gallery 702 8th Street, NW Washington, DC 20068 (Gallery Place/Chinatown Metro)   WIFV’s Media Job Fair gives media professionals from the Mid-Atlantic region an opportunity to meet with prospective employers. Get your resume in the hands of company representatives! Every year, attendees are hired within days… Read more »

Virginia Beach – Casting for Student Film – Shooting March 31- April 8 – Unpaid

Title: Black Synopsis: “Black” is about a young African-American male who recalls life lessons his father teaches him about what it means to be a black man in a society that stereotypes people according to their ethnic background. Shooting: 3/31/17-4/8/17   Roles: Jamal: Lead Character. Looking for an African-American male ranging from the ages of 18-24. Jamal… Read more »

Coming up this week

Virginia is for Film Lovers, and it is filled with educational and job opportunities for actors and crew members, screenings and film festivals, and film related events: networking and career development opportunities, seminars, classes, and workshops. The Virginia Film Office’s weekly update brings you a summary of the events of the week, don’t miss out! Monday… Read more »

VA Beach – Extras needed for student short film – Apr 2 – UNPAID

Title: The One Director: Tony Batchler Producers: Paris Boynes, Rafuel Jordan Description: Short Student Film (Regent University-School of Communication and the Arts) Unpaid & Non-Union Shooting Date: Sunday, April 2nd **must be available Sunday evening after 5pm** Synopsis: David was so sure that Tia was “the one” for him and when it doesn’t work out… Read more »

DC / Northern VA – CASTING NOTICE: Kroger Photo Shoot – Apr 12-13 – PAID

Arvold Casting is searching for adults and children of ALL ethnicities to appear in a photo shoot for Kroger’s Honoring Our Heroes Initiative. They are looking for models, actors, real people and real families with and without military experience. There are many roles to be filled! Please see the casting notice for further details and submission instructions: http://arvoldcasting.com/casting-calls/kroger-photo-shoot/

Richmond – ACTORS Call for video art project – Mar. 26 & Apr. 1- Paid

Looking for an actor and actress for video artwork. Any race, age, body type will be considered.   Project Info: 1st shoot date – Sunday, March 26th, 2017 @ 1pm 2nd shoot date – Sunday, April 1st, 2017 @ 1pm Location – 325 N. Harrison St. Richmond, VA Duration – shoot will last from 1… Read more »

Richmond – James River Film Festival – April 6-9 – Fee

The James River Film Festival returns April 6-9, 2017 for its 24th year. Since the start of the festival, it’s featured experimental, independent, avant-garde, foreign, cult, and classic art house films and has brought more than 130 nationally and internationally known filmmakers, musicians, critics, educators and artists to Richmond to present and discuss their work. Special… Read more »

DC – Professional Networking Using Social Media Workshop – April 5 – Fee

Wednesday, April 5, 2017  at 6:30 pm Interface Media Group, 1233 20th St., NW – take the red line to Dupont Circle and exit the south exit or parking on the street. Join WIFV-DC for the third and final program in our Career Building Series. This workshop will focus on Professional Networking Using Social Media… Read more »

VA/DC – Casting for “Loudoun’s Got Talent”, All Ages – Apr. 7 & 8 – Cash Prize

CASTING Loudoun’s Got Talent! by Moonlit Wings Productions This is OPEN TO ALL RESIDENTS of the DMV (Virginia, Maryland and DC). Seeking performers ages 12 and up (kids and adults) of all backgrounds – actors, comedians, singers, dancers, magicians, poets, etc. for a special talent show and competition with cash prize in Ashburn, VA. Solo,… Read more »

Richmond – VCUarts Cinema Casting, seeking 4 actors for short film – April 7th, 8th & 9th- PAID

Anne Chapman Casting & VCUarts Cinema seeking 4 actors for short film to be shot in Richmond, VA – April 7th, 8th & 9th, 2017 – PAID   THE LAST VIDEO STORE Short Student Film Production Company: VCUarts Cinema Department, Virginia Commonwealth University Executive Producers: Rob Tregenza & Jai Jamison Producer: Clare Starrs Director: Jesse… Read more »

Williamsburg – Videographer Needed for Sports Events- Mar. 25 & Mar. 26- paid

Looking for a videographer with his/her own equipment, (camera requirement: HDMI or SDI port for live streaming) to shoot three games this weekend in Williamsburg, VA. Two on Saturday, one on Sunday. Please text or email for details and availability Nik Meinzer: email: nik.meinzer@gmail.com phone: 804.638.9519

DC – Echoes of Ji.hlava – March 27-30 – Free

The Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival (JIDFF) is a celebration of creative documentary film and the largest event of its kind in Central and Eastern Europe. The festival pays tribute to courage and risk. The Czech Embassy is collaborating with the festival to bring select films to Washington, DC through “Echoes of Ji.hlava”. Location: NYU… Read more »

DC – Czech That Film Festival – April 12-13 – FEE

Now in its sixth year, the Czech That Film Festival makes a stop in DC at the Avalon Theatre from April 12-13. The festival highlights top Czech films, bringing directors and actors to the US scene for lively discussions. In addition to the film screenings, special guest Czech director Radek Bajgar will present a Q&A… Read more »

Washington, VA – The Film Festival at Little Washington – April 7-9 – Fee

The Film Festival at Little Washington will once again acknowledge Virginia filmmakers with a special program highlighting their work and is about more than what happens on the screen. Here, they acknowledge the power of the movies to not only entertain but also to provoke, inspire, and enlighten. The art of filmmaking is the beginning of… Read more »

Richmond – Marketing, Distribution & Finance Symposium, May 6-7 – Fee

VFO, VPA, WFD & Belltower Pictures present:  Marketing, Distribution & Finance Symposium, May 6-7, 2017 The purpose of the symposium is to bring together leading film industry experts to help filmmakers discover the most effective ways to finance, distribute and market their films, answering questions such as: What are the best ways to raise money… Read more »

RICHMOND – FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL – MAR 27-APR 2 – FEE

The French Film Festival returns to Richmond for the 29th year on March 27-April 2, continuing its tradition of showcasing the diversity of French Film. All films are presented by their directors and/or starring actors. A question-and-answer session with directors and actors follows each film. All movies have English subtitles, and discussions are in English or in… Read more »

VA Beach – Non-Union Crew Call for Student Film – March 31 – April 2 – Unpaid

  Title: “DAVID” Genre: Drama Director: Sandra Demetrius Producer(s):  Sandra Demetrius and Tony Holobyte Shooting Dates:  March 31st – April 2nd   A father with Alzheimer’s and his son meets for the first time after years apart. While they share a talent for music, their strained relationship is tested as they currently live in two separate realities.… Read more »