VA Beach Seeking Spanish Actors IMMEDIATELY, Paid, Non-Union

Seeking Spanish actors for a law office commercial – filming WEDNESDAY, 7/16

MUST be Hispanic, Male, 25-50, fluent in Spanish

Travel pay of $25 traveling more than 50 miles

Please send recent photo and contact information if available to Genevieve@studiocenter.com

COMMERCIAL SHOOT Wednesday, 7/16 – 2 hours per actor – Actor will be asked to say one line to camera

CALL TIMES: TBA

LOCATION: Town Center, VA Beach

USAGE: 1 year broadcast in San Francisco

RATE: $160

        

Richmond – Carpenter needed, Paid

Carpenter

Job Description

The Carpenter works closely with the Technical Director and Set Designer in the planning and implementation of scenery for a five-show season. The primary responsibility of the Carpenter is in the construction and load-in of scenery for each show. A solid knowledge of scenic construction is required with a strong knowledge of technical design for stage.

Responsibilities

  • Build and maintain sets for productions and events as assigned
  • Assist Technical Director and Set Designer in executing plans for production sets
  • Purchase materials as needed and track shop supplies
  • Track specific budgets; keep routine records of set and shop expenses
  • Help manage load-in and strike of each production
  • Provide safe working conditions for set crew, volunteers and staff and promote safe theatre conditions and practices; rectify/help rectify any potential safety problems
  • Participate in production and client meetings
  • Maintain building’s safety and appearance, making/scheduling repairs as needed
  • Other duties to help Firehouse Theatre as necessary

Requirements

  • Strong carpentry skills with an emphasis on scenic and finish carpentry
  • Must be able to read and understand blue prints and set plans
  • 2-4 years of experience as a theatrical carpenter
  • Working knowledge of theatrical rigging
  • Valid Driver’s license
  • Must possess high organizational, personnel and time management skills
  • Comprehensive training in the safe operation of stationary and portable power tools, hand tools, stage rigging and equipment
  • Pick-up truck and/or cargo van a plus
  • Welding and basic metalworking skills a plus

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to lift and carry 75 lbs.
  • Must be able to climb and work from a ladder
  • Must have the vision and dexterity to safely operate stationary and portable power tools, hand tools and stage rigging equipment

This is a part-time position.

Please send a cover letter and resume to Laura Cliburn, Interim Managing Director, Firehouse Theatre, laura@firehousetheatre.org. Include “Carpenter” in the subject line. No phone calls please.

Deadline to apply: Friday, July 25, 2014.

 

 

        

ROANOKE — Associate Producer needed through 2014 — PAID

Alexander Films, LLC is looking for an Associate Producer. This is a temporary position that starts on or around August 11, and extends through December 31, 2014. The position could be extended into, and through, 2015 for the right person.

Qualifications:

  • Must be interested in being part of a start-up production company with a focus on producing two films per year in the Roanoke Valley.
  • Must be HIGHLY self-motivated and willing to learn (and absorb) new information each week.
  • Must be willing to accept and successfully carry out various producing tasks, ranging from running a local production office, completing low-budget SAG paperwork, and working on set in a variety of roles.
  • Must live in, or be willing to relocate to, the Roanoke Valley.
  • Must be a TEAM player — this is not to be understated.
  • Experience on set or in a production office, and/or some amount of formal training/schooling is required.

The position pays a flat $350/week. The candidate will work as an independent contractor through 2014, meaning no additional compensation or benefits. IF the position extends into 2015, the candidate will become an employee with some benefits, and possibly, the position could warrant some level of profit-sharing, but that depends on many factors still.

For the right person, this position beats being a PA on a film set just for some experience.

Please send resume to Marc — marc@alexanderfilms.com

An in-person interview may be required.

– Marc A Hutchins 540-529-2661 about.me/marcahutchins

        

Alexandria- Short Film. Paid

Actors and actresses of Asian descent, specifically Japanese, are sought for a Samurai short film. Filming locations will be in Northern and Southern Va. Travel can be compensated for if needed. Lunch provided. Pay for lead actresses is negotiable.

Character breakdowns:

Yuki- female, early 20′s. Beautiful, Strong, Samurai in training.

Spekisetsu- female. 30′s. Wicked Empress of the kingdom. Beautiful and deadly with sorcery.

Gi- Male, 20-40. Proficient Archer. Talented soldier. Driven by morality.

Yu-male. 20-40. Courageous. Leads the charge into battle

Jin- male. 20-40. Farmer. Protective of others. A natural soldier.

Rei- Male. 50′s. Aged Samurai. Gruff and unkempt. Once battled an Oni and lived to tell the tale.

Makoto- male. Late 20′s. Driven and determined soldier who wants to avenge the murder of his wife to be.

Meiyo- male. 30-40. Religious man, blind in one eye. Kind and caring, but capable of fighting.

Chugi- male. Early 20′s. Son of a powerful warlord who wants to make it on his own.

If you think you would be right for any of these roles please send headshots and an acting CV to Truestorymatt@gmail.com

        

Richmond-Casting Call for upcoming projects, Paid, NON UNION


Lionheart Filmworks is holding an open casting call for their upcoming filming projects! The company focuses on historical recreations for documentaries and TV shows. They are a local film company located here in Richmond area. Check out their previous work at
www.lionheart-filmworks.com

They are located at
2518 Gayton Centre Drive
Richmond, VA 23238
July 21 and 22, 2014

Please have a memorized monologue. At least a minute in length.
You may come in between 9am to 5pm.

SEEKING actors to play Native Americans, clean shaven white men, bearded or interesting facial hair white men, and natural colored long haired white women.

 

If you cannot make it, please email and it can be arranged for a video audition to be sent in.

Contact Amanda Powell
lhfwcasting@earthlink.net

        

VIRGINIA BEACH – Casting Call for Documentary Reenactment Lead Role, Non-Union – PAID

The Christian Broadcasting Network is casting for a documentary called “The Hope: The Rebirth of Israel”. The reenactments will focus on the early leaders of Zionism and the founding of the State of Israel.

LEAD MALE ROLE:

Male – age 50-65, Caucasian, Upper Class British Accent.

Shoot Date: Tuesday August 12th, 2014 (8/12/14)

If interested, please submit your headshot and resume to Virginia.wade@cbn.org

        

HAMPTON ROADS – Casting Call for Feature Film- $100 a day, Non-Union

Ruach Films is seeking talented MALE TEEN actors for a family drama to be shot in Williamsburg, VA in early August 2014.

Audition Date: Saturday (07/19/14)

Shoot Dates: 08/02/14 – 08/17/14

Compensation: $100 a day plus other perks

LEAD MALE ROLES

JIM – age 13-17, Caucasian, average looking, average to thin build, eager, energetic

MARTY- age 13-17, Jewish, Harry Potter type

To learn more about this film production, check www.ruachfilms.com.  If you would like a scheduled audition, email your resume and two headshots to ruachfilms@gmail.com.

        

Petersburg – Legacy Media Institute International Film Festival – $20 submission fees

ATTENTION FILMMAKERS The Legacy Media Institute International Film Festival (LMI-IFF) is seeking film submissions to be shown in our upcoming festival scheduled for October 17-19, 2014. The LMI-IFF, co-sponsored by the LMI and the City of Petersburg, will be a showcase of quality films and other media directed towards enabling a diverse audience to appreciate independent films from a diverse selection of international filmmakers.

This festival recognizes excellence in the appreciation of cultural diversity and sensitivity over the everyday fare of media choices in presenting how film explores and celebrates International Cultural Diversity, and provides an exhibition forum for new and existing voices that represent these rich and diverse cultures.  The focus of this year’s (2nd Annual) International Film Festival is the recognition and celebration of the impact music and film have on today’s culture.

Submissions may be made directly through Withoutabox at https://www.withoutabox.com/login/12612, which is also linked through lmi-iff.org Submissions will be accepted in the Feature Film, Short Film, Documentary, and Animations categories. The earlybird deadline for all of these is coming up on July 15th, which offers the lowest submission fee of just $20 when processed through Withoutabox.  Submissions will continue to be accepted through the middle of August through Withoutabox at the above link.

The festival looks forward to seeing some of the excellent work produced by Virginians!

        

WARRENTON – Casting for Spy Thriller Short Film

Now Casting for Spy Thriller Short Film!

The spy thriller is about a young woman who is infected by a virus and is being chased by two government agents.

Shoot Location: Warrenton, Virginia

Shoot Date: Sunday, August 3rd From 9AM until 9PM.

(Arrive on Saturday, August 2nd at 5PM – Meet\Greet\Shot Review)

Pay, hotel room covered for August 2nd, meals provided and film credit.

We are seeking:

DP:
Must have either Black Magic 4K or a RED Camera (Lights are a plus). Please email link to website, reel and resume.

Sound Technician:
Must supply own equipment.

1 Female:

Katie: Captive: Late teens – early 20′s. She is a runaway and looks very rough from a lot of experimentation. She is very angry with the cards she has been dealt in life. She is ready to make major changes in her life. Athletic: Skills in rolling on the ground and falling, gymnastics and free running. Character Type: Emilia Clarke/Freida Pinto.

1 Male:

Agent Miller: Late 30′s – 40′s. He is older and experienced. He is calm and reserved due to a lot of gruesome battles he has seen. Character Type: Norman Reedus.

1 Male:

Agent Williams: Early 20′s – Younger junior agent who is anxious to please everyone and get promoted. He is excited and just discovering a hidden world. Character Type: John Boyega.

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Racing River Productions, LLC

CONTACT: racingriverproductions@gmail.com

        

Fairfax- Effects Designer and Senior Editor Needed- PAID

Resolution Post is seeking Freelancers for a multiple week project at our facility in Fairfax, Virginia.

Please email your resume and demo reel to scott@jssproductions.com if you are available the end of July and first 3 weeks in August.

Positions needed.

After Effects Designer- Have over 10 years of After Effects experience.

Senior Editor – Premiere CC – 10 years editorial experience.

www.resolutionpost.com