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Richmond & Clifton Forge – Casting Extras for Limited Series ‘Dopesick’ – Dec-May – Paid

Casting Call: LIMITED SERIES “DOPESICK” (RICHMOND, VA and CLIFTON FORGE, VA) Kendall Cooper Casting is now accepting submissions for extras to work on the upcoming limited series “Dopesick”. Filming will be in Richmond, VA and surrounding areas starting in December 2020 and continuing through May of 2021. There will be additional filming in the Clifton… Read more »

Richmond – TV Miniseries production office staff – tentative start date mid September – Paid

Richmond – TV Miniseries production office staff – mid September – paid   We are seeking enthusiastic individuals for a new Television miniseries.  Production Secretary, Executive Assistant and/or Production Assistant positions who are eager to get their foot in the door in the film industry.   Candidates must be organized, hard working and able to… Read more »

Richmond – Final Act Drama Acting for Film and Television Course (Virtual) – Starts Feb 2

Did 2020 set back your acting career? Get back on track with our online Acting for Film and Television course! https://www.finalactdrama.com/screen-acting.html Online Acting for Film and Television Course Online Screen Acting Course over Zoom Final Act Drama presents this 5-week acting course, designed to prepare an actor for commercials, feature films, and TV performance.  … Read more »

Statewide – Roy W. Dean Film Grant open for submissions – March 30 Deadline – Fee

The Roy W. Dean Film Grant for Spring 2021 is now open for submissions. Since 1992, the Roy W. Dean Film Grants have supported independent filmmakers by awarding funding to unique films that make a contribution to society.  From the Heart Productions, the non-profit sponsoring the grant, is proud to have helped talented filmmakers complete films that impacted… Read more »

Statewide – “Phone it in Film Challenge” sponsored by the VPA – Submissions due Feb 28 – Free to enter with cash prizes

The Virginia Production Alliance is launching the “Phone It In Film Challenge” this February. You can find all of the challenge information on our website, HERE. There will be CASH PRIZES up for grabs!   Register your team today and get started! You can register HERE.   Challenge basics: Teams of 5 must complete a film over… Read more »

Richmond – Casting call for feature film – Tentative start date Mid April – Paid

TITLE: Lost Phoenix (Teaser Trailer:  https://youtu.be/3Nvk8FjxQoc )   GENRE: Action Thriller   SYNOPSIS:  An amnesiac (Wan DraL) awakens from a coma in the summer of 2020 with no memory of his past and no proof of his identity. The only world he knows is one of pandemic and social unrest. He desperately searches for his… Read more »

Richmond – IMMEDIATE CASTING and Crew hire FOR THE SHORT FILM – Feb 6-Feb 10 – paid

IMMEDIATE CASTING AND CREW HIRE FOR THE SHORT FILM, AMANDA Filming Dates: 02/06/21 – 02/10/21 in Richmond, VA CONTACT: Ty Cooper <asureshot1@gmail.com>   Seeking an experienced boom operator with high quality audio equipment of their own.   SAG RATE – 50% Paid & 50% Deferred Media Requirements – Headshot, Resume, & Reel   Character’s Name and… Read more »

Statewide – Bethesda Film Festival accepting submissions- Jan 29 2021 – free/$25 submission fee

The Bethesda Film Fest is accepting submissions for the 9th annual festival in April 2021   Short (5-30 minute), documentary films by filmmakers from Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C. will be considered. Films must have been completed within the last two years. All topics are eligible. A film by a young filmmaker, under age 18,… Read more »

Richmond – Casting for independent feature film – April 2021 – Paid

CASTING NOTICE for “TRUTH” Production title; TRUTH Union / Non-Union: Non – Union Production Type: Independent Production Length: Featured Film (90 minutes) Production Location: Richmond, VA Shooting Location: Richmond VA / Washington DC Submit HR to 49thparallelfilms@gmail.com Dates: April 2021 “Feature Film” L and her friend Claris took a stroll to the neighborhood store. L… Read more »

Statewide – Pine Camp short film festival accepting submissions – Jan 3 deadline – free

The City of Richmond Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities Cultural Arts Division and the Enrichmond Foundation are hosting the second annual 60 Second Short Film Fest. To enter the festival, submit a one minute film through FilmFreeway. Send us your best work with a strong narrative. Stories that celebrate the earth, the small… Read more »

Virtual – Casting Secrets and Cold Truths for Filmmakers – Dec 15 – free/$5

Join the VPA for our December virtual event featuring Anne Chapman! Dec 15 at 7:00 PM – Virtual Zoom With more than 25 years of casting experience in film and television, Anne Chapman has a keen eye for finding just the right actor to fit a part. Anne’s deep knowledge of Virginia’s actor and crew base makes… Read more »


The Bethesda Film Fest is accepting submissions for the 9th annual festival in April 2021  Short (5-30 minute), documentary films by filmmakers from Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C. will be considered. Films must have been completed within the last two years. All topics are eligible. A film by a young filmmaker, under age 18, may also be chosen.… Read more »