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Richmond – Seeking Boom Operator – tentative dates Sept 18-20 – Paid

Currently seeking a boom operator for a Non Union, paid, project filming in Richmond, VA from Friday, September 18th – Sunday, September 20th. **Own equipment preferred but not required** Please send serious inquiries to: Gabriel Reis,  thefrontlinefilm@gmail.com   

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 »

Prince George County – Docu-style film seeking camera operator – tentative dates Sept 1-2 – paid

Prince George County/Washington D.C Area Looking for the following roles for a docu-style production 9/1 and 9/2: Camera Operator   CONTACT:  Kayline Anantua, kayline.anantua@buzzfeed.com Happy to provide further info upon request! Also open to recommendations for any other groups that might be more DC specific  

Chesterfield – seeking translator for set – Sept 7 – paid

Korean documentary prepping is seeking a local assistant to translate on set for non-English speaking crew. Some set experience preferred but not required, ability to translate quickly and work in a fast paced environment key. Would be in-person and comply with up-to-date COVID-19 standards.   Contact: Paul Oh, paul.k.oh110@gmail.com, (301) 814-5930

Richmond – RIFF Arts Institute Grant for Financial Assistance – Open August 10

The RIFF Arts Institute is Awarded a Grant from the Community Foundation for a Greater Richmond Funding to be Dedicated to Unemployed Artists Impacted by COVID-19 To learn more and apply, visit their site.  The RIFF Arts Institute (RAI) has been awarded a grant from the Community Foundation’s Central Virginia COVID-19 Response Fund advisory committee… Read more »

Powhatan – student project seeking cast and crew – tentative dates aug 10-28 – non-paid

Seeking CREW/CAST for a student independent feature film project. This is for experience, meals, and credit only. If interested, PLEASE send a resume and brief cover letter to BlueScarlettFilm@gmail.com for the following cast/crew roles: -Lead, “Petite” Actress, comic-timing a plus, female or non-binary, all ethnicities welcome to apply, 18-24 to play 18. Include a headshot.… Read more »

Governor Northam Announces $70 Million Rebuild VA Economic Recovery Fund for Small Businesses, Nonprofits Impacted by COVID-19

**Film/production companies, sole proprietors, and independent contractors in the industry that meet additional listed criteria can qualify for this program. Please see below.** Governor Ralph Northam today announced $70 million for small businesses and nonprofit organizations whose normal operations were disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The funding will be made available through Rebuild VA, a… Read more »

RICHMOND – TV EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT/PRODUCTION ASSISTANT – STARTS NOVEMBER – PAID

We are seeking self starting individuals for Television Series Executive Assistant and/or Production Assistant position who are eager to get their foot in the door in the film industry. Candidates must be organized, hard working and able to work full time. Position would begin in November and all candidates must be local to Richmond, VA,… Read more »

Lynchburg – Crew and Casting for student film – tentative dates 9/29-10/6 – Paid

LYNCHBURG – CASTING CALL FOR STUDENT SHORT FILM – TENTATIVE DATES, SEPT 29 – OCT 6 – PAID Description: “Perfect Harmony” – a perfectionist composer wars against her relentless inner critic to write the perfect piece. Seeking composer: needs to be knowledgeable in classical music. Lead Roles: 1. Female, 20’s [Actress will play two roles].… Read more »

Richmond – Feature Film Seeking Crew – TENTATIVE DATES Dec 2020 – Jan 2021 – Paid

Woodlake Productions is seeking crew for its upcoming feature film “The Council of Ten” Seeking: Director of Photography/Cinematographer 1st A.C 2nd A.C 1st A.D Script Supervisor Grips x2 Boom Operator Production Assistant x2 Hair/Make Up Artist Craft Services Please email woodlakeprod@gmail.com with the subject line being the position you are apply for. Submit resume with… Read more »

COVID-19 Update from the Virginia Film Office

Dear Friends, As communities begin moving toward measured economic re-opening, please stay tuned for updates and links to best practices and suggested guidelines.  Our goal will always be to ensure the safest return to the work we know and love. At this time we ask that everyone adhere to all health and safety practices recommended… Read more »

VIRGINIA PRODUCTION ALLIANCE COVID-19: Relief Options for Small Businesses and Freelancers (Free Live Webinar) 

VIRGINIA PRODUCTION ALLIANCE COVID-19: Relief Options for Small Businesses and Freelancers (LIVE Webinar)  FRIDAY, APRIL 17, 2020 — 12 PM (NOON) LOCATION:  ZOOM WEBINAR This live, 1-hour session will be presented by Timm Johnson, Director of the George Mason University Small Business Development Center. He will share valuable information on relief options and resources available to business owners impacted by COVID-19.  As director of… Read more »

Statewide – COVID19 Resources for Industry from the Virginia Production Alliance

The Virginia Production Alliance is well aware of the situation that the coronavirus has brought to our livelihoods. We have collected resources from our allies at the Virginia Film Office, IATSE, SAG-AFTRA, Virginia Chamber, and Virginia Restaurant, Lodging & Travel Association that may help you through this time. Unemployment Filing information: An unemployment insurance claim is filed against the state or… Read more »

A Letter to Our Virginia Film Community

Dear Friends, As we know, our industry is made up largely of smaller companies and both creative and technical freelancers, making it very fragile in this public health crisis. This necessary lockdown has resulted in the cancellation of production activity across Virginia. This unprecedented time in history will test us all; financially, emotionally and socially.… Read more »

Richmond – Seeking Camera operator to shoot short film – Nov 8-9, 15-17 – Paid

Student looking for someone to shoot short film! This would be a PAID position! Contact: Maya Forrester, mcfmaya@gmail.com Dates: November 8th, 9th, 15th, 16th, 17th Location: Richmond Note: I would like to use the Panasonic AG-CX350 (camera provided), so it is important that you are familiar with the camera. You can make a case to… Read more »

Seeking multi-camera and control room freelancers – paid

WANTED FOR THUNDERSHOT STUDIOS: LOOKING FOR SOLID FREELANCERS IN THE DC AREA (FAIRFAX, VA)   MINIMUM – 5 YEARS OF INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE REQUIRED 3 INDUSTRY REFRENCES REQUIRED BUGETS AND RATES ARE PROJECT DEPENDANT, AND WILL VARY FROM SMALL CORPORATE INTERVIEWS TO LARGER PROJECTS   ENGINEER-IN-CHARGE (EIC) Must be familiar with: 4ME ATEM switching system with… Read more »

fairfax, va/dc area – Seeking freelance multi-camera and control room, pros wanted – paid

WANTED FOR THUNDERSHOT STUDIOS: LOOKING FOR SOLID FREELANCERS IN THE DC AREA (FAIRFAX, VA)   MINIMUM – 5 YEARS OF INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE REQUIRED 3 INDUSTRY REFRENCES REQUIRED BUGETS AND RATES ARE PROJECT DEPENDANT, AND WILL VARY FROM SMALL CORPORATE INTERVIEWS TO LARGER PROJECTS   ENGINEER-IN-CHARGE (EIC) Must be familiar with: 4ME ATEM switching system with… Read more »

DC, Fairfax – thundershot studios seeking free lancers- various dates – paid

WANTED FOR THUNDERSHOT STUDIOS: LOOKING FOR SOLID FREELANCERS IN THE DC AREA (FAIRFAX, VA)   MINIMUM – 5 YEARS OF INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE REQUIRED 3 INDUSTRY REFRENCES REQUIRED BUGETS AND RATES ARE PROJECT DEPENDANT, AND WILL VARY FROM SMALL CORPORATE INTERVIEWS TO LARGER PROJECTS   ENGINEER-IN-CHARGE (EIC) Must be familiar with: 4ME ATEM switching system with… Read more »

WIFV – Seeking Audio/Video Production and post-production services for world language assessment project – oct through dec

We are seeking audio/ video production and post-production services for our online assessment, the AAPPL (ACTFL’s Assessment of Performance toward Proficiency in Language).  More specifically, we are looking for production and post-production services for the test material for the Speaking and Listening sections of the assessment. Demos of the AAPPL are available online, and Interpersonal Listening/ Speaking (ILS) and Interpretive Listening (IL) are… Read more »

DC area – seeking PAs – early october – paid

We are planning to be shooting a new documentary in DC area quite a bit in next several months, and while I have a lot of crew contacts there, I could use some help on amazing on set P.A.s. We pay a flat rate, based on experience.   Especially ones that might be tracking toward… Read more »

Richmond/Hampton/Central VA – Seeking location scout and casting director – late spring/early summer 2020 – Paid

Bridget Pervalle, Texas Independent Filmmaker, coming back to Virginia to film a historical drama about an African American woman with an amazing story and who was a historical pioneer. Looking for a Location Scout and Casting Director only at this time for a late Spring/early Summer 2020 shoot. Please send a letter of interest and… Read more »

Richmond – Short film seeking unit photographer – June 30-July 3 – Paid

Seeking Unit Photographer: A short film shooting throughout Richmond and Petersburg is looking to hire a unit photographer from 6/30 – 7/3. Local hire only. Lodging available, if necessary. Pay dependent on experience.   Contact: Brittney Curry, b.quinn@abroadviewprod.com  

northern va – seeking crew for short film – August – paid

Company: C&H Productions LLC Description: Short Film, Narrative Title: “Blue” Logline: Haunted by his memories and a rust-belt home town, Blue just wants to go fishing with his son, who seems to keep disappearing. Dates: Production dates anticipated about August 2019. Location: Filming in the Washington Mid-Atlantic Region and/or Pennsylvania. Union: SAG-AFTRA Theatrical Short Project… Read more »