• NOTE: If you are submitting a casting call, the Virginia Film Office only posts paid positions unless it is for a student film.

DC – Gaffer for student film – October 19 – Non-paid

A graduate student filmmaker is seeking an experienced Gaffer to assist with a short student project. It will be an experimental (3) minute setup with about 5-10 shots. They are looking to shoot on Friday, October 19th from 9 am – 12 pm. Shoot will take place at American University. Contact: Kat Cooper kat_a_cooper@yahoo.com www.kat-a-cooper.com

Richmond – Casting for Sci-Fi Comedy Short Film – PAID

Producer Kimberley Imperiale and Virginia Actor/Producer Garland Gunn are seeking producers and actors for a Science Fiction Comedy Short Film. Casting Call Female, any ethnicity, 50’s-70’s Role: Motel Owner/Desk Clerk The owner of a little roadside motel. Famous for her hospitality! She is sharp as a tack-most of the time. Sweet lady but if you… Read more »

Richmond – AICP Awards Tour – Nov 8 – Free/$15

Association of Independent Commercial Producers Richmond – Nov. 8   AICP celebrates the art and technology of commercials. Learn more here.   Schedule: 5:30pm – 6:45pm: Pre-Reception at New York Deli (2920 W Cary St.) 7pm: AICP Show Screening at the Byrd Theatre Tickets: $15 (Admission is FREE for VPA members.)

Richmond – Seeking Hand Models – Oct 24-25 – Paid

SEEKING HAND MODELING TALENT FOR NEW PROJECT:   SAG Project shooting in Richmond is seeking experienced hand models. Here is what we know:   –Shoot dates 10/24 and 10/25 but may only be needed 1 day (TBD) MUST be available both days –Open ethnicity and gender –Target age range is 30 YO –No visible tattoos… Read more »

Roanoke-Casting for Healthcare commercial-Oct 24-27-Paid

arvold.casting is seeking actors and regular people for a healthcare commercial shooting in Roanoke, VA. All actors and non-actors are encouraged to submit! Many rolls need to be filled apply ASAP. Additional roles have been added. For more information visit: http://arvold.com/casting-call/healthcare-commercial-3/    

Richmond-Poe Film Festival -Oct 21st- Free

Come on out for an afternoon of Poe inspired films at the Poe Film Festival Sunday, October 21st.  Doors of the Grace Street Theater (934 West Grace Street) open at 2 pm. For more information on the event visit:  https://www.poefilmfestival.com  

Richmond – Poe Film Festival – Oct 21 – Free

Poe Film Festival    Join us for an afternoon of Poe-inspired short films. And it’s FREE! WHERE: The historic Grace Street Theater (VCU campus) 934 West Grace Street, Richmond WHEN:  Sunday, October 21.  Doors open at 2 pm. Our 2018 Poe Film Festival, a weekend celebration of the finest young filmmakers in Virginia and the best field of… Read more »

Alexandria – Open casting call for TV series – Oct. 7 – Paid

OPEN CASTING CALL EVENT & INVITATION Major new TV Series “OLD STORY,” starring Michelle Monaghan, seeking Real People to play a variety of Background roles! (PROFESSIONAL ACTORS – especially NON UNION – WELCOME TO SUBMIT AS WELL!) They need real folks able to portray adults of all ethnicities & performers able to portray children of… Read more »

Richmond – Audition training course – 5 week course – Fee

Book That Job: Audition Training Course with Final Act Drama actor training programs! This 5-week course starts October 16, 2018–Tuesday’s 6:30-8:30pm You got an audition tomorrow, can you book the job? Learn auditioning & cold reading skills so you stand out of the crowd! We will teach you to: analyze a scene quickly –  read sentences, not words from your script –  research your role… Read more »

Richmond – 48 Hr Horror Film Project Mixer – Oct 4 – Free

HAPPY HOUR NETWORKING MIXER TONIGHT Whether you’re already registered as a team, thinking about registering a team, or are an unaffiliated editor, MUA or actor looking to be part of the fun, this Happy Hour Networking Mixer is for everyone interested in the inaugural Richmond 48 Hour Horror Film Project! Event takes place TONIGHT at… Read more »

Richmond – Animation Panel- Oct 23 – $5/Free

Animation Panel hosted by the Richmond District Virginia Production Alliance   Date and Time: October 23, 6:30 PM Networking, 7:00 PM Meeting Location: WCVE, 23 Sesame St., Richmond, VA VPA Members Free, Guests $5 Panel includes: Anh Do, Elias Dancey, and Bobby Craig   www.facebook.com/pg/VPARichmond

Richmond – Border(less) Film Festival – Oct 6 – $10

BORDER (LESS) FILM FESTIVAL SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6 BYRD THEATRE, 2908 W. CARY ST., RVA   Co-sponsored by Re Establish Richmond, Sacred Heart Center of Richmond, Chop Suey Books, Plan 9 Music & James River Film Society   Each screening $5 at box office/ $10 all-day passes available @eventbrite   Three separate film programs examining the social/political… Read more »

Richmond-Indie Short-October-Paid

We are looking for an African-American actor age 18-30 for an Indie Short. Shooting will take place in Richmond in October. Must be available weekends. Submit recent head shots or snapshots to: nottarentino@gmail.com