Richmond – Screening of John Dabney Documentary – Dec 7 – Free

Screening of Hail-Storm: John Dabney in Virginia  A new and powerful documentary film about Richmond Legend John Dabney–from slavery to freedom, through food–and resistance. FREE event but please RSVP at 804-646-3677  Date & Time: Thursday, Dec 7th, 2017 2 showings:  Matinee at 11am or Evening Screening at 7:00pm Location: Pine Camp Cultural Arts & Community… Read more »

Richmond – VPA Winter Celebration – Dec 14 – Free/Tickets $5

Come party with the Virginia Production Alliance and celebrate film and television production in Virginia with your friends and colleagues. Appetizers and drinks will be served. Free to Members $5 for Non-Members $5 wristbands for anyone drinking wine or beer Time: December 14, 7pm to 10pm Location: WCVE, 23 Sesame Street, Richmond VA 23235 Purchase… Read more »

2018 Richmond International Film Festival – Extended Submission Deadline – Nov 30

2018 Richmond International Film Festival Extended Submission Deadline: November 30, 2017 @ 11:59pm   * Receive $10 off your submission by using the VPA- exclusive promo code below Short films: $70 / Features:  $80 Categories: All category types and genres welcome Enter via: Film Freeway Discount Code:  VPA2018 (expires 11/30 @ 11:59p)   The Richmond International Film Festival (RIFF) is a… Read more »

Bedford-Bedford International Film Festival-July 6-8 2018-Fee

The Bedford International Film Festival is open for submissions. Check out and their FB page Bedford International Film Festival for the most recent information. Festival dates: July 6-8, 2018 Film categories: Shorts and Features. Fees: The early entrance fee through December 15th : $10 for shorts and $20 for features Regular submission fee, December 16th,… Read more »

Washington Jewish Film Festival-Dec/Jan/Feb-Tickets

Washington Jewish Film Festival Check out for the latest information. Location: Edlavitch DCJCC 1529 16th Street NW Washington, DC Films: BOMBSHELL: THE HEDY LAMARR STORY-Tues. Dec. 5, 7:30PM  KEEP THE CHANGE-Mon. Dec. 11, 7:30PM BIG SONIA-Tues. Dec. 12, 7:30PM  BANG: THE BERT BERNS STORY-Tues. Dec. 19, 7:30PM TWO TRAINS RUNNIN’-Tues. Jan. 16, 7:30PM HUMOR… Read more »

Washington, DC – Animators Roundtable – Nov. 16 – Fee

  Animators Roundtable: Interface Media Group Where: 1233 20th Street, NW Washington, DC 20036 When: Wednesday, November 15, 2017 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM WIFV Members Free, Non-Members $10 Register Here Creating Visually Compelling Animation for Documentary Film Brian Monroe, 3D Animator at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, has extensive experience creating 2 & 3D animation… Read more »

Richmond International Film & Music Festival – Film Submission Deadline – Nov 6 – Fee

The submission deadline for the 2017-2018 Richmond International Film and Music Festival is approaching! Now considered one of the largest international competitive festivals in the Mid-Atlantic, RIFF is an inclusive and spirited festival designed to honor true film artists that welcome produced films, music videos, and screenplays of all genres and niches. Deadline for Film… Read more »

Richmond – Magnum Opus Screening – Nov. 11 – Fee

Where: The Byrd Theatre, Richmond When: Nov. 11 at 1:30 pm Cost: $12.46 per ticket If you weren’t able to make the screening at Virginia Film Festival, please join us for special screening followed by Q&A with director and producer in Richmond, VA at The Byrd Theatre & Foundation. Keep the conversations flowing while joining the… Read more »

Richmond – Poe Film Festival – Nov 4 – Tickets

The Poe Film Festival featuring the College Short Film Awards Twenty-three colleges with highly regarded film studies programs throughout the Commonwealth were invited to submit their finest student films. This event will feature their students’ short movies, with discussion, and presentation of the awards at a red carpet awards ceremony. This will be a high-energy event… Read more »

Bristol, VA – PUSH! Film Festival – Oct 20-22 – Tickets

PUSH! Film Festival 2017 This 3-day film festival, October 20-22, brings diverse films into the community and showcases the best regional filmmakers. This year’s festival will host competition films that devotes categories to Best Tennessee Films and Best Virginia Films (shot in the two states or made by a filmmaker from TN or VA), as… Read more »

NoVa – On screen acting workshop – Nov. 5 – Fee

Scene 1 welcomes back casting director Matthew Maisto. Currently working on the groundbreaking HBO series Insecure, Matthew also helped cast blockbusters like The Hobbit, The Wolf of Wall Street, and Foxcatcher.   In this workshop Matthew will cover on-camera audition techniques, creative thinking about scenes, and much more! Date & Time: Sunday, November 5, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 12:30… Read more »

D.C. – TIVA Peer Awards – Nov 11 – Tickets

TIVA Peer Awards  The TIVA-DC Peer Awards continue to celebrate local excellence in media and offer one of the most sought-after awards in our community. The 2017 Peer Awards Ceremony will be held at the Embassy of France on Saturday, November 11, 2017, at 6:30 pm. Visit to purchase your ticket!   Ceremony Ticket… Read more »

NoVa DC – Broadway Bound – Nov 6-7 – Fee

Moonlit Wings Productions Presents: Broadway Bound Camp Performers dive into the Broadway biz with new performance challenges daily at Moonlit Wing’s Broadway Bound, a special two-day acting camp for all levels. This camp is also loaded with improvisation games, character creation and creative surprises from our DC and NYC professional teaching artists. Watch the Performing Arts Camp… Read more »

Richmond – “Mercy Street” Auction – Nov 3-5

The “Mercy Street” Auction: Selling the props, furniture, and accessories from the hit PBS show The Community Idea Stations will be having a special auction of “Mercy Street” collectables! A warehouse full of items used for the production of the popular PBS series will be auctioned off to the public on November 3-5, including furniture, rugs,… Read more »

Call for entries: Environmental Film Festival – Nov. 1

Submissions for the 26th Annual Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital (DCEFF) are now open! The 26th Annual DCEFF will take place March 15-25, 2018 at venues throughout the Washington, D.C. area. They welcome films on all topics related to the natural and built environment Submit HERE Regular Deadline: Nov 1 Late Deadline: Jan… Read more »

Richmond – AICP Show – Nov. 2 – Fee

2017 AICP Show AICP is a showcase of award-winning commercials from around the nation!  The AICP Show celebrates this year’s award-winning commercials nationwide. Judges select the year’s best commercials in 23 categories. The AICP show presents the best ads and tours throughout the country including Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Dallas, & Miami. For the… Read more »

Richmond – Acting for Film and Television Course – Begins Nov 5 – $375

Final Act Drama presents: Acting for Film and Television Course Final Act Drama presents this 5-week acting course, designed to prepare an actor for commercials, feature films, and TV performance. Learn the fundamental acting skills like character development, improvisation, movement and speech dynamics. As an added bonus, students from this class also get represented by Final… Read more »

Richmond – Pocahontas Reframed: Native American Storytellers Film Festival – Nov 17-19 – Free

Pocahontas Reframed: Native American Storytellers Film Festival In its inaugural year, the Pocahontas Reframed: Native American Storytellers Film Festival will feature over a dozen critically-acclaimed films celebrating Native American culture. This exciting and interactive, three day event is FREE and will feature several special guests, including directors, comedians, musicians, dancers and live performances celebrating Native American… Read more »

Virginia – Virginia Film Festival’s Adrenaline Film Project Application Deadline Extended – Oct. 5

The Virginia Film Festival’s ADRENALINE FILM PROJECT Twelve Filmmaking Teams Write – Cast – Shoot – Edit – Premiere …and compete for CASH PRIZES!! All in 72 hours DEADLINE EXTENDED!! Filmmakers have until MIDNIGHT this Thursday, October 5 to apply! Application here: Now in its 14th year, the Adrenaline Film Project (AFP) is the… Read more »

Lynchburg, VA – Casting for Short Film – Nov 16-18 – Paid

Casting Call for VR Short Film Drug Awareness Virtual Reality Project   Production Company: Mesmeric Films Director: Jacob Messina Casting Director: Alex Miller Shoot Date: Two (2) days during the weekend of November 16-18. Shoot Location: Lynchburg, VA Compensation: $200-300/day for two (2) days Lodging will be provided, if needed, in Lynchburg, VA during filming.… Read more »

Richmond International Film Festival (RIFF)-Final Deadline-Sep. 30th

DEADLINE REMINDER 2018 RICHMOND INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (RIFF) – FINAL ENTRY DEADLINE:  SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30th ·         Features:  $75 / Shorts:  $65 ·         Festival accepts: Films, screenplays, web series, music videos ·         Categories: All category types and genres welcome ·         Enter Today via: Film Freeway HERE (get a $5.00 discount using the Film Freeway promo code FinalRIFF18) or Withoutabox HERE – ABOUT RIFF – Festival… Read more »