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

DC/Virginia – Seeking Lead and Featured Roles – Paid

Story House Productions is casting for LEAD and FEATURED roles for ‘COPYCAT KILLERS’!   We are looking for real people with BOXING, MUAY THAI, or MMA experience! NO ACTING EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED! Shoot Dates: July 30th, July 31st and August 3rd Please have FULL availability! Location: DC/VA/MD All roles are PAID LEAD ROLES: Antonio: Caucasian,… Read more »

Chesapeake – Casting for Two Roles – Paid

The Christian Broadcasting Network is looking to cast two roles for an upcoming project. It is a narrative story focused on a young African American woman who due to being molested as a little girl had poor self esteem. After college she ended up dating lots of men and eventually started dating unbeknownst to her… Read more »

Richmond – Actors/Real People – July 9-16 – PAID

SEEKING REAL PEOPLE FOR UPCOMING FINANCIAL PROJECT!!  Our client seeks the following for an upcoming web-based series on financial management and fiscal strategies: –Couples, any ethnicity, 20s – 60s for discussions on sharing money, managing credit, and saving strategies.  Client is open to mixed race couples and same sex couples.  Focus on working professionals, newly… Read more »

DC – Becoming Dr. Ruth – Mar. 2-18 – FEE

Becoming Dr. Ruth  By Mark St. Germain Directed by Holly Twyford February 4 – March 18, 2018 Tickets: $69.00 She’s America’s favorite sex therapist! But before she became Dr. Ruth, Karola Siegel had to flee Germany in the Kindertransport, become a sniper in Jerusalem, and survive as a single mother in America. Starring Naomi Jacobson, this… Read more »

Richmond – Casting Call – March 7 Audition – Paid

Brian Thompson is currently casting for an upcoming independent, small budget 90-minute feature film. This film will be shot in Richmond, Va. This movie will be a drama/romance. Casting: Two African-American males- Over 18 years old, under 30 yrs old, must be at least 5’6 and under 220 lbs Two African-American females- Over 18 years old, under… Read more »

Alexandria – Casting – Oct. 13 – paid

Looking for an adult African-American male 28-45 age range for a training film to be filmed Friday October 13th in Old Town Alexandria. The man will be playing the role of a father teaching his daughter science experiments. Looking for a young African-American female age range 8-11 years old for a training film to be… Read more »

Inaugural Virginia Is For Film Lovers Short Film Competition Winners Announced

RICHMOND, Va. – The Virginia Film Office and Virginia Tourism Corporation announced the winners of the inaugural Virginia Is For Film Lovers short film competition! The 30-90 second challenge prompted film lovers and filmmakers to show what they love most about Virginia, seeking beautiful content from established and emerging filmmakers alike.  The call for entries… Read more »


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Submit Your Film to the 30th Annual Virginia Film Festival Today! Filmmakers from around the world are invited to submit feature films, documentaries, shorts, animation, and experimental projects. Each year, the VFF brings in a fascinating selection of guests, from internationally acclaimed directors and actors to professors and leading cultural experts who lead discussions that… 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! Tuesday,… Read more »

Meet the Virginia is For Film Lovers Challenge Jury!

Virginia Tourism and the Virginia Film Office have asked filmmakers to capture the glory which is Virginia in a short 30-90 second video for Audience Awards Virginia is for Film Lovers Challenge. The jury has been hand selected by Virginia Film Office and is made up of film industry writers, directors, and producers, all dedicated to… 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! Tuesday… Read more »

Richmond & Hampton Roads – Virginia Production Alliance State of the Industry Events – February

The Virginia Production Alliance invites you to its celebration of Virginia’s film and television production community at two “State of the Industry” (SOI) events. Catch up with friends and colleagues, meet new people and learn more about our industry at an informal trade expo featuring vendors showcasing their production-related goods and services. This year the… Read more »

Richmond – Virginia Production Alliance Winter Celebration! – December 20

Party with the VPA and celebrate film and television production in Virginia with your friends and colleagues. Appetizers and drinks (including wine and beer) will be served. RICHMOND DISTRICT WINTER CELEBRATION Tuesday, December 20th, 2016 WCVE | 23 Sesame St., Richmond, VA 23235 FREE for VPA members. Non-Members – $5 More information: http://virginiaproductionalliance.org/

Announcing the Winners of the 2016 Virginia Screenwriting Competition

Congratulations to the three winners of the Virginia Screenwriting Competition – Ron Basso of Virginia Beach, Eric Carlson of Williamsburg, and Jesse Robinson of Alexandria! This year’s winners were announced at the The Virginia Film Festival in Charlottesville. The writers offered some truly interesting scripts. For more information on the scripts and how to contact… Read more »

Richmond – Werner Herzog Docu ‘Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World’ at Bijou Film Center – Nov 17-20

Werner Herzog fans! The Bijou Film Center in Richmond will be presenting the attention-garnering documentary ‘Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World’ by famed director Werner Herzog.  The screenings will take place Nov. 17-20, with a special screening Saturday, Nov 20th featuring a Q&A with local community members involved in the film. Details: Admission: $9.… Read more »

Hampton Roads – Virginia Production Alliance Hampton Roads District Meeting – Nov 16

The Virginia Production Alliance’s Hampton Roads District will be hosting a meeting Wednesday, November 16, 2016.   Special speaker will be  current VPA president Heather Waters. Wednesday, November 16, 2016 Archives Orientation Room, 2nd Floor–L. B.  Brooks Library 6:30-8:00 pm Campus of Norfolk State University Parking Directions: Please enter the campus off Brambleton onto Park… Read more »