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Charlottesville – Gaffer and Grips needed for short film – May 24-26 – Paid

Short film “Untouchable” 05/24/24-05/26/24 Seeking a Gaffer and grips for a three-day short film in Charlottesville, VA. Send rates, resumes, and gear lists to wolfpackfilmgroup@gmail.com. Website: https://www.facebook.com/untouchable.film?mibextid=LQQJ4d

Fairfax – Production Assistants needed for Interactive exhibit production – April 23-25 – Paid

Cortina Productions is hiring two Production Assistants for a three-day studio shoot on April 23rd – April 25th We are seeking one Wardrobe PA to be dedicated to the wardrobe department (wardrobe experience is a plus but not required) and one general PA to support production. Day rate of $250 for 10-hour days. Please send a resume to emily@cortinaproductions.com if… Read more »


Title: Final Disposition Director: Sergio Lazarte University: NOVA Community College Project Type: Student Short Film Searching Crew for “Final Disposition,” a short 7-8 minute student dark comedy film. To be seen by a college professor and potentially shown in festival circuits. If you can only make it for select shoot dates that can be worked… Read more »

Charlottesville – Crew call for student short film – March 2024 – Unpaid

Title: I See You Director: Ansh Pathapadu University: University of Virginia Project Type: Student Short Film Logline: In “I See You,” Andy, a young man facing the gradual loss of his vision navigates his daily routine with the unexpected return of his estranged sister, Anna. As they confront their strained relationship, Andy discovers a unique… Read more »

Charlottesville – Crew Call for Student short film – March 2024 – Unpaid

Hello! We are looking for a sound person (equipment will be provided) as well as a PA for a UVA Student short film that will be shot in the following days mentioned. The role is non-paid but food will be provided, as well as access to credits and reels. The film is titled “I See… Read more »

Charlottesville – Extras, Cast & Crew call for student short film – 2/22-2/25 & 3/21-3/24 – Unpaid

Hello! We are a group of UVA students making a short film, and are in need of a PA, some extras, a set designer, and a young brunette boy (ideally around 8-10 years old, for only a single scene) for a short film! The plot synopsis is: A young man attempts to reconcile with his… Read more »

Statewide – VPA & IATSE Hosting Film Industry Advocacy Zoom Seminar – Jan 7 – Free

IATSE 487, the Virginia Production Alliance, and their partners are holding a virtual training session to discuss how you can be an effective citizen advocate, educating leaders on the importance of the film industry, during this year’s upcoming Virginia legislative session. Session begins on January 10. The call will be recorded in case you aren’t… Read more »

Northern Virginia – Casting Call and Makeup artist needed for short film – December 29th-31st – Paid

CASTING CALL Description: Casting female supporting role for a sci-fi short film shooting Dec 29th – Dec 31st in the North VA/DC area. Story Synopsis: A psychic uses an alternate dimension to create the ideal mate, entirely from their own mental energy. But, this comes with challenges, both cosmic and ethical. Character: Female Age: 24-35… Read more »

Newport News – Casting and Crew Call for pantomime film – December 17th – Paid

Casting and seeking crew for “Christmas with Interpretations,” a heartwarming pantomime film that tells the story of a prodigal son who returns home after years of rebellion. The film explores themes of forgiveness, redemption, and the power of family bonds. The film features the mime ministry of Daevion Markell Smith. Filming December 17th, 2023 in… Read more »

Remote – Musician Supervisor needed for educational film – December 2023 – Paid

Hello, We are looking for a budding musician supervisor who is interested in creating original music or identifying music for an educational film we are making about enslavement and historical truth-telling. If you are a musician or a music aficionado or know someone with interest in drumming, spirituals, folk, jazz and classical, please respond! Thank… Read more »

Reston – Casting call and Make Up artist needed for short film – Nov/Dec 2023 – Paid

CASTING CALL Description: Casting for 2 roles and crew position for Make-Up Artist for a short sci-fi film. Production will shoot for 2-3 days between November and December, in the North Virginia area. If interested, please send your demo reel, portfolio, personal website, or links to prior work (whatever you have) to this email casting@3becomeone.com… Read more »

Richmond – Production Assistant needed for commercial – Oct. 30th & 31st – Paid

Hello! My name is Varun Chharia, I’m a production manager for an upcoming commercial shoot in Richmond, VA on October 30th to 31st. I’m currently looking for a production assistant who can be there each day as it will be 10 hours each and it is a paid shoot. We do need you to be… Read more »

Richmond – Crew call for student webseries – March 2024 – Unpaid

Seeking crew for a student-led fantasy webseries shooting in Richmond and Midlothian, VA (sometimes on Brightpoint Community College campus). Main priority at the moment is writers and editors, but any and every type of crew is welcome to apply. Pilot will shoot in March of 2024. Please contact atj236@email.vccs.edu for application information, series details, or… Read more »

Richmond – Gaffer needed for short film – Nov. 5th & 6th – Paid

The Virginia Screenwriters Forum is seeking an experienced Gaffer for our inaugural short film production, “MAGGIE CAMPBELL”, written by Eric Carlson and directed by Adam Lapallo and Rachel Weatherly. Position is paid $150 a day for two days ($300 total). Experience with black and white cinematography preferred. If interested, please contact Adam Lapallo at lapalloac@gmail.com

Reston – Actors and Make-up artist needed for short film – Oct/Nov – Paid

Seeking actors and makeup artist for a sci-fi short-film shooting Oct-Nov in the North VA area. The film deals with themes of transcendence, futurism, and multidimensions. Casting for two acting roles and one Makeup Artist crew position. Roles: Lead – African/African-American Male, 25-35 yrs old, any height Supporting – BIPOC Female, 20-36 yrs old, any… Read more »

Charlottesville & Richmond – Assistant needed for short film – Week of Oct. 23rd – Paid

Hello, I’m producing a short educational film about my enslaved ancestor, Matilda Lewis Threlkeld and historical truth-telling today. We have a great crew and a great director, Loria King. We’re in need of an assistant, African American preferred given the film’s subject matter. The assistant will be paid $15 per hour for 10 hours per… Read more »

Richmond – Crew call for student short film – September 2023 – Unpaid

Hello, This is a crew call for sound, art, and production department members for a 5-8-minute short film about children making a cozy dinner on a busy school night. More info about this production: Type of production: Non-union, student film Location: Richmond, VA Compensation: Unpaid Time: Last week of September (dates TBD) Please include a… Read more »

Lynchburg – Cinematographer needed for short film – September 25th-30th – Paid

Film Synopsis:  Reason and Faith is the story of a closeted Christian minister and a professional drag queen.  After having had an affair at a summer camp as teenagers, these two men were outed and traumatized by their families and communities, and their lives diverged for over fifty years.  Meeting again finally in their sixties,… Read more »

Northern Virginia – On-set Sound Mixer needed – August 12th-16th – Paid

Little Victory Productions is seeking an experienced on-set sound mixer to work with us August 12 – 15 (rain date Aug 16) on an independent film entitled “Dissonant.” The film will be shot under an approved SAG Microbudget contract, which is allowed during the current SAG-AFTRA strike. Must be willing to work as a Northern… Read more »

Richmond – Costumer needed for indie short film – August 25th-27th – Paid

Local production is seeking a Wardrobe/Costumer for a 3 day production in late August. Experience in modesty wear is need and must be local to RVA. A small budget for acquiring costumes will be provided (amount disclosed if hired) and the rate for all 3 production days is $250 (negotiable). Please send a resume attached… Read more »

Waynesboro – Production Assistants Needed for Commercial – June 6th-8th – Paid

Looking for PA’s for a dog food ad. PA’s in Richmond VA would be ideal with a valid drivers license. We will be providing lodging accommodations. For more info and to apply, email Christopher Frendo at cfrendo@fatbirdcreative.com


We are an indie short film shooting right outside Charlottesville, VA looking for an HMU head and Sound Mixer for a 4 day shoot. Both positions are paid. If interested, please reach out to my email with your resume. Thank you! Andrei Buna andrei@thefamily.tv

Richmond – Camera operator needed for Indie film – Between June 17th to August 26th – Paid

Indie film company is seeking camera operator who can work 2-3 weekends in a row sometime between June 17 and August 26.  Should be familiar with Sony mirrorless camera (A7S3) or be willing to train for a couple of days. Must have own transportation and be “as local” to Richmond.  Pay is between $100 and $150… Read more »

Hampton – Crew Call for Short Films – June 19th-July 3rd – Paid

Next Generation Storytellers Short Films Hollywood is coming to Hampton! Emmy award-winning actor and Hampton native & TV star Trent Garrett will be filming 4 short films with Hampton City Schools. 2x Emmy-winning cinematographer Roy H. Wagner will be lighting them with Sony sponsoring cameras as well as lighting. We are looking for 2 camera… Read more »