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Governor Northam Welcomes Filming of New Hulu Limited Series ‘Dopesick’ to Virginia

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Dopesick, the upcoming Hulu eight-episode limited series, will film in Central Virginia, the Shenandoah Valley, and the Roanoke regions, including Clifton Forge, this winter and is anticipated to continue through the spring. Developed by writer and executive producer Danny Strong, Dopesick is inspired by the bestselling book “Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the… Read more »


Register today for an actor-to-actor discussion about Tom Belgrey’s career — coast-to-coast. From studying with Stella Adler to taking direction from Steven Speilberg, you’ll want to hear Tom’s anecdotes and tips for fellow thespians. This virtual event is tomorrow, don’t miss it!   Register here: https://virginiaproductionalliance.org/event-4028783

Hanover County – Seeking Drone Operator – Nov 14-16 – paid

Hello! I am looking to hire a drone operator with a valid drone license to film aerials of Beaverdam, VA on Nov 14-16. This is for a PBS Frontline film that will air on Tuesday, 11/17. We can offer a rate of $300 for a half-day. Happy to also pay for insurance and travel. Please… Read more »

Virtual – Docs in Progress: Community Stories Film Festival – Nov 20-22 – Free

Community Stories Film Festival previews the inspiring films from our local filmmakers. Presented by Docs in Progress from November 20th-22nd, 2020.   Get your home-made popcorn ready because these screenings are VIRTUAL and Free! Enjoy these screenings which spotlight contemporary and historical documentaries from a wide range of filmmakers from emerging artists all the way to professionals. Watch as they showcase their… Read more »

Richmond – Casting Call – Dec 6th – Paid

They are looking for male and female actors for a music video shoot December 6, 2020 from 1pm-6pm at CEO Studios in Richmond VA. Actors will be paid $60 for the five hours. They are seeking three Black female actors between the ages 18-50. These actors will be expected to lip sync “ohhh & ahhs”… Read more »

Nellysford-SEEKING ACTORS – Non-Union/ Pay TBD

TITLE: Winter Story GENRE: Western / Family Drama SYNOPSIS: The family matriarch dies, leaving behind a contested inheritance. And even worse: the will cannot be located. The family order begins to fray further when a long-estranged daughter reappears to claim her share of the inheritance. The equivalent of a Western standoff ensues as the members of the… Read more »

Crescent City Film Festival – Open for submissions – Deadline March 5 2021 – fee, students free

The Crescent City Film Festival invites you to submit short & feature films, music videos from Southern Region of the United States (Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, Louisiana, Arkansas, Virginia, West Virginia, Oklahoma, and Kentucky)  filmmakers and artists to our festival. CCFF is the second annual film festival… Read more »

Virtual – Lessons From a Life Behind the Camera With Film & TV Director Ken Kwapis – Nov 6 – Free

ODU’s Department of Communication & Theatre Arts is proud to present an exciting upcoming online event! “But What I Really Want To Do Is Direct: Lessons From a Life Behind the Camera” With Film & TV Director Ken Kwapis (The Office, He’s Just Not That Into You) A Zoom Event Moderated by ODU Film Program Prof. Diane… Read more »

Important Updates to REBUILD VA Covid-19 Grant Program – Eligibility Expanded & Funding Increased

If you are a small business, non-profit, or sole proprietor affected by COVID-19, please take a minute to review the below info to see if you are now eligible for grant assistance, or now eligible for more funds even if you were approved and received assistance from this program already. Governor Northam’s grant program REBUILD… Read more »