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NORFOLK – Cinematography Panel – Feb. 5 – FREE to $5

Invite to the 2019 Hampton Roads VPA Cinematography panel and an evening of questions and answers from some of the area’s cinematographers, including Richard “Luke” Richards and Curtis Bogges. 6:30pm-9:00pm at Old Dominion University Theater. (Plenty of parking around the theater.)   Check in/networking 6:30 -7pm Panel discussion 7 – 9pm   Free for current… Read more »

RICHMOND – Poe Film Festival – Feb 3 – $35 FEE

Focusing on originality and strength of story, the Poe Film Festival is seeking film submissions for features, shorts and documentaries in advance of its 2019 festival in Richmond next fall.   Earlybird deadline on Withoutabox and FilmFreeway is Sunday, February 3. Regular deadline is Friday, June 14.  For more information, check out www.PoeFilmFestival.com, or contact them… Read more »

NORFOLK – Seeking Production Assistants, Intern, and Social Media manager – Current – PAID

Mactavish Pictures seeking a Production Assistant, Production Intern and Social Media Manager, all paid positions.  They do not pay relocation expenses and prefer to hire locals in the Hampton Roads market. More information and application process available here:  https://www.mactavish.us/jobs/

RICHMOND – Screening of “The Legacy of Gilbert Klingel: Man of Steel” – Feb 10 – FREE

The RVA Environmental Film Festival has presented “The Legacy of Gilbert Klingel: Man of Steel” with the Grand Prize Award! Please join us for a FREE screening of this biographic documentary on Sunday, Feb 10!   “The Legacy of Gilbert Klingel: Man of Steel” February 10, 2019 3:00 p.m.   Byrd Theatre 2908 W Cary St Richmond,… Read more »

Flint Hill, VA – Feature Film Seeks 3 Interns – Feb. 18 – March 10 – UNPAID

SEEKING 3 local interns for the ULB feature film crew. Department heads are working professionals coming to VA from NYC, so this is an exciting opportunity for student or recent film school grads who are eager to learn, get an awesome IMDB credit, and be a crucial member of a small skeleton crew. School credit… Read more »

Flint Hill, VA – Boom Opp & Sound Mixer- Feature Film – Feb 18 – March 10 – PAID

Seeking a boom operator and a sound mixer for ULB Feature “What She Said.” Filming will take place in Rappahanock County, VA. They are hiring an entirely female and non-binary crew for their independent feature about the aftermath of sexual assault. Much of the dialogue in this film will be naturalistic and overlapping, often with… Read more »

RICHMOND – Swamp: Documentary Screening – Feb 8th – FREE

Informal Evening of Film, Science and Discussion Address: Community Idea Stations | 23 Sesame Street | Richmond, VA 23235 6 PM Reception and Activities 7 PM Film, Conversation, Q & A with Director/Producer, Randall MacLowry and Dr. Jeremy Hoffman, Science Museum of Virginia Climate and Earth Scientist FREE but registration required Join them for an… Read more »

ROCKVILLE – Local TV Spot Casting Call – Jan 28-Feb 4 & April 14-24 – PAID

A Creative Agency in the Rockville, MD area is looking to cast a series of local TV spots. They are in immediate need of a male mid-late 30s (any nationality) and female mid-late 30s (any nationality) as an improv comedic spokesperson. The project will require 4 shoot days, 2 X 4-hour rehearsals, 1 day of… Read more »

Richmond – State of the Industry – Jan 31 – Free

The Virginia Production Alliance invites you to one of the most important events of the year.  The annual STATE OF THE INDUSTRY is a celebration of film and video production in Virginia. At this event film professionals and those who aspire to be get together to share information about the industry. Enjoy complimentary food, wine,… Read more »

Washington DC – Web Editor Needed – Application Deadline 2/21/2019 – Paid

WJLA-TVis seeking a Web Editor to join their digital team! The successful candidate will assist in the production of written and multimedia news content for WJLA.com. Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to, gathering news updates from reporters in the field, writing articles, headlines, teases and push alerts, producing video clips and graphic elements, implementing engagement features, managing social media and managing… Read more »

Winchester – Casting Call for Promotional Video – Feb 1-28 – PAID

3 Actors needed for a promotional video spot for Body Renew Fitness in Winchester, Virginia. Based on real stories of 3 people who’s lives have been transformed through Body Renew. They will be shooting and producing this video in February. Actors needed for the following cast members: Ashley-Woman, 40s, attractive with long, beautiful hair. Ashley… Read more »

Falls Church, Shenandoah, Sterling – Seeking PAs – 1/23, 1/24, 1/29 – Paid

PAs NEEDED 1/23, 1/24, and 1/29.   1/23: Must be able to get to Falls Church. Shoot will take place over normal business hours.   1/24: Must be available to provide your own transportation to Shenandoah area. This is a late night shoot.   1/29: Must be available to get to Sterling. Shoot will take… Read more »

Richmond – Open call for short film – Feb 23, April 18-22 – Paid

Cardinal is an upcoming short film shooting in April 2019 in Richmond, VA. Come join an experienced, professional, fun team and help bring this independent thriller to life!   Production title: Cardinal Union / Non-Union: Non-Union Director: Todd Densmore Producer: Brittany Gray Audition Location: 1401 E Cary St #400, Richmond, VA 23219 Shooting Location: Richmond,… Read more »

Sterling – Casting girls and boys age 9-15 for product video – Jan 29 – Paid

RHED Pixel is casting non-union girls and boys of any ethnicity between ages 9-15 for non-speaking roles in a product informational video. Children must be athletic and be able to do an obstacle course and jump on trampolines. Shoot will be Tuesday January 29th in Sterling, VA during the day. Pay rate is $500/day. If… Read more »

Statewide – Call for Submissions: Seven Cities Short Film Showcase – March 16 deadline – Fee

The Seven Cities of Hampton Roads are home to countless creatives and fantastic films that deserve to be showcased. Join us for a celebration of this gifted community and all the crazy, colorful, and creative films they’ve made! Officially selected films will be screened at the showcase on April 19th where they will have the… Read more »

D.C. Metro Area – Graduate Thesis Film Crew – March 1- March 17, 2019 – PAID

A Faith-based short film, The Anointing, needs crew members in the D.C. metro and NOVA areas. Planned for a 13 day shoot. Principle photography begins March 8 and goes through March 17 with two days off. Must be local to the area. Compensation: Pay, Meal, and IMDB credit. The crew positions needed for this short film are:… Read more »

D.C. Metro Area – Graduate Thesis Film Casting – 03/12/19 thru 03/16/19 – UNPAID

Casting call for The Anointing, a graduate thesis film at Howard University written and directed by Rhonda Fleming. Challenging social and cultural gender roles, in the final week of Jesus’ life, Mary of Bethany is chosen by God to anoint Jesus for burial. Filming will take place around the D.C. Metro area. If interested, please submit… Read more »

National – Short Film Competition – Jan 15-Feb 12 – Paid

Entries are now being accepted for an exciting short film competition. The Oliver White Hill Social Justice Short Film Competition: “Face the dawn, not the setting sun: equality, social and/or economic justice, and conflict resolution in 2019 and forward.” It is open to elementary school students, amateur, and professional filmmakers. The winning films will receive… Read more »

Richmond – Created Equal Film Series: Virginia Voices – Jan 17 – Free

Created Equal Film Series: Virginia Voices Thursday, January 17 6:30-8:00 PM Virginia Museum of History & Culture 428 N Boulevard Richmond, VA 23220 Free and open to all. RSVP recommended, visit link below: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/created-equal-film-series-virginia-voices-tickets-51659674477    Virginia Voices is a snapshot of Virginia history as told by the people who live and work here. Begin the… Read more »

Fairfax – Production industry small biz/Freelancer Bootcamp workshop – Feb 9 – $25/$50

VIRGINIA PRODUCTION ALLIANCE PRODUCTION INDUSTRY SMALL BIZ / FREELANCER BOOTCAMP!! The NoVA VPAs first all-day MEGA workshop SATURDAY, February 9, 2019 at 10:00 AM LOCATION:  THUNDERSHOT STUDIOS in FAIRFAX, VA (MAP LINK) TOTAL Event capacity:   75 People—Pre-registration Required (no walk-ins)   Do you want to be an entrepreneur in the video, television, or motion picture industry?  Are… Read more »

Charlottesville – Open Call for a Web Series – Paid

Black Enough is an upcoming web series shooting in June 2019 in Charlottesville. More info about the web series can be found here: Black Enough  Video Submissions are open until January 11th and can be submitted to the link below. Email any questions to blackenoughtv@gmail.com Black Enough Video Submission Link