Virginia – Virginia Is For Film Lovers Contest – Deadline May 29 – FREE

Almost 50 years ago, the iconic tourism slogan “Virginia is for Lovers” was born. An attempt at several versions was made, each pointing to different facets of the Commonwealth: lovers of history, beaches, and mountains. There’s so much to love about Virginia, it simply became “Virginia is for Lovers.” Now add to that music, film,… Read more »

Virginia Beach – Open Casting Call for Student Short Film – Feb. 24 & Feb. 25 – Unpaid

Director: Tony Batchler Producers: Paris Boynes, Rafuel Jordan Description: Short Student Film. Unpaid.   Audition Dates: Friday, February 24, 2017 & Saturday, February 25, 2017 from 3:00PM-5:00PM (preferred, alternative time can be scheduled) Location: Regent University, School of Communication & the Arts (SCA) 1000 Regent University Drive Virginia Beach, VA 23464 Visitor Parking is available… Read more »

Richmond – Annual General Meeting & Election for the VPA Executive Board – March 14 – Fee

It’s that time of year again! Annual General Meeting & Election for the Virginia Production Alliance Executive Board Date: Tuesday, March 14th Time:  6:30pm Networking 7:00pm Meeting starts Location: WCVE (Front Entrance) 23 Sesame St. Richmond, VA 23235 Members – FREE Non-Members – $5 All members current on their dues are allowed to vote. Click… Read more »

Charlottesville – Call for a Female Actor (8-12yrs) for a Music Video Shoot – March 7 – Paid

Pando Creative Co. seeks a caucasian, female actor between the ages of 8 & 12 for a music video project. The actor will participate in a tintype photoshoot that will be featured in an upcoming music video for Charlottesville musician Wes Swing. If chosen, the actor should be prepared to provide sizing information and must be available in downtown… Read more »

Richmond – VPA General Meeting & Election – March 14th

Annual General Meeting & Election for the Virginia Production Alliance Executive Board Date: Tuesday, March 14th Time:  6:30pm Networking 7:00pm Meeting starts Location: WCVE (Front Entrance) 23 Sesame St. Richmond, VA 23235 Members – FREE Non-Members – $5   All members current on their dues are allowed to vote. Click here to research becoming a… Read more »

DC – History Film Forum – Mar 9-12 – FREE

Can movies be good history teachers? Introducing the 2017 History Film Forum; the premier film festival focused on history in the United States. A free multi-day exploration of history on the screen from March 9-12, 2017, the Forum brings together the nation’s top filmmakers, film viewers, and scholars in conversation about what history we do –… Read more »

DC – Screenwriters Roundtable: Writing Feature Films – Feb 27 – FREE/FEE

Ever wish you could be a fly on the wall and listen in to a group of “successful” screenwriters and/or show runners discuss their craft? Well, you can. Thanks to the folks at The Hollywood Reporter you can listen to some of the most successful screenwriters in film speak about their experiences writing feature films. Featured… Read more »

Charlottesville – Conversation with Bryan Cranton – Mar 26 – FREE

Sunday March 26th – 2:00 PM John Paul Jones Arena, Charlottesville Bryan Cranston (A Life in Parts) will join film producer Mark Johnson at VFH’s Virginia Festival of the Book for a reflection on his career as an artist and the impact that the arts have on our lives, education, and the world. Free, but tickets are… Read more »

Charlottesville – Call for a Female Actor (8-12yrs) for a Music Video Shoot – Mar 7 – PAID

Pando Creative Co. seeks a caucasian, female actor between the ages of 8 & 12 for a music video project. The actor will participate in a tintype photoshoot that will be featured in an upcoming music video for Charlottesville musician Wes Swing. If chosen, the actor should be prepared to provide sizing information and must be available in downtown… Read more »

Virginia Screenwriting Competition 2017 – Submissions Open April 3

THE 2017 VIRGINIA SCREENWRITING COMPETITION WILL OPEN FOR SUBMISSIONS APRIL 3, 2017. ALL SUBMISSIONS MUST BE EMAILED TO THE VIRGINIA FILM OFFICE BY MAY 29, 2017.   The Virginia Screenwriting Competition was established in 1988 as an opportunity for Virginia writers to have their work read and evaluated. Three prize-winners are selected each year. Since that time, the… Read more »

VA BEACH – open casting call for student short film – Feb 24-25 – UNPAID

Title: The One Director: Tony Batchler Producers: Paris Boynes, Rafuel Jordan Description: Short Student Film. Unpaid. Non-Union. Audition Dates: Friday, February 24, 2017 & Saturday, February 25, 2017 from 3:00PM-5:00PM (preferred, alternative time can be scheduled) Location: Regent University, School of Communication & the Arts (SCA) 1000 Regent University Drive Virginia Beach, VA 23464 Visitor… Read more »