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Richmond – Directors Workshop – April 30th – $5/Free

Speaker BIO – Jesse Vaughan – 30-time Emmy Award Winner American Filmmaker Jesse Vaughan just completed his film “The Last Punch,” which chronicles Muhammad Ali’s last fight as seen through the eyes of first time promoter James Cornelius. Before directing his first feature film Juwanna Mann for Warner Bros./Morgan Creek, starring Vivica A. Fox, Miguel… Read more »

Hampton Roads – VPA State of the Industry – April 23 – Free

The annual STATE OF THE INDUSTRY is a celebration of film and video production in Virginia where film professionals and those who aspire to be get together. Enjoy complimentary food, wine, beer and soft drinks with your film industry colleagues. There is no cost to attend. One of the highlights of the evening is the Expo that… Read more »

Richmond – VCU Film Industry Panel – Apirl 16 – free

Join us for an industry panel!   Featuring: Screenwriter Megan Holley (Sunshine Cleaning) Sound Designer Dean Hurley (David Lynch’s sound guy) Martin Agency EP/SVP Brett Alexander (GEICO, etc) on a panel about the future of the film industry and it’s impact on Richmond. AND meet our senior VCU Cinema students! In their NEW space – the loft at The… Read more »

Statewide- VA Film Festival Call For Entries – July 15 – FREE

Filmmakers from around the world are invited to submit feature films, documentaries, shorts, animation, virtual reality, and experimental projects. Accepted films will be eligible for category-specific awards, including the Programmer’s Awards, Audience Awards for which moviegoers vote via ballots, and Commonwealth Awards for Best Virginia Feature Film and Best Virginia Short Film. The regular submission… Read more »

Pembroke – Giles County Film Screening Night – April 26 – Free

The Giles County Film Office will host a screening for local filmmakers and their work!   Time and date: Friday, April 26, 6:30-8:50 PM Location: Castle Rock Golf Club, 900 Castle Rock Dr, Pembroke VA 24136 Free and open to the public. More information–https://www.facebook.com/events/2269165906634521/

Richmond – Director’s workshop – April 30 – $5/Free

Richmond VPA presents the: Directors Workshop: Sharing Secrets to Improve Your Skills   Jesse Vaughan, a 30 time Emmy Award Winner, will share secrets to improving your skills as a director.   Time and Date: Tuesday, April 30 Networking 6:30 PM Meeting/Workshop 7:00 PM   Location: Metro Productions 8570 Magellan Pkwy #400, Richmond VA 23227… Read more »

Statewide – VA Film Festival Call for Entries – June 10 deadline – Free/fee

Submit Your Film to the 32nd Annual Virginia Film Festival Today! Filmmakers from around the world are invited to submit feature films, documentaries, shorts, animation, virtual reality, and experimental projects. Each year, the VAFF brings in a fascinating selection of guests, from internationally acclaimed directors and actors to professors and leading cultural experts who lead… Read more »

Dulles, VA – Get Your Project in front of LA Executives & Agents -April 5-7 – Various fees

Pitch LA Managers/Agents, TV Development Executives, Producing Partners and Investors. www.VIPFilmAndTVSummit.com Want to get your project to be the next original program or Netflix, Amazon, Hulu and others? Well, you have to have the right producing partner! VPA Members get a Discount: https://www.vipfilmsummit.com/2019-big-discount If you sign up today – get the Friday Workshops FREE (a +$99 value-add)

DC – DC Web Fest – April 12-13 – Tickets

Greetings! We are SUPER excited to invite you to party with us at the 7th annual DC Web Fest on April 12th& 13th in Washington, DC!   Early bird tickets are up now, so make sure to grab them, as we anticipate selling out and we don’t want you to miss out on the incredible offerings we have… Read more »

Fairfax-Film Festival-April 7-14 2019

The 5th annual NORTHERN VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL begins this coming Sunday, April 7th, 2019 in Fairfax, VA! The NOVA Film Festival includes screenings, musical performances, seminars, forums, panels, TV interviews, pre-parties and after parties, all leading up to an awards ceremony! This year, the festival features the addition of a film market. Find your tickets,… Read more »

Virginia Beach-Film Festival-April 19th, 2019

The hottest short films in VA are coming to the big screen at the Seven Cities Short Film Showcase! Bring your cast and crew to enjoy these cinematic spectacles! Attendees can also enjoy RAFFLE PRIZES, RED CARPET PHOTOS, and access to our FREE AFTER PARTY at Quirk’s after the show! Location: Zeiders American Dream Theater Date:… Read more »

Richmond – Head Shot Photographer – March 31 – Fee

Guido Venitucci (www.guidovenitucci.com), a top NYC head shot photographer is in Richmond this Sunday for one day only. He had a cancellation and has one spot left open.  The rate is $325 for the 90 minute shoot.  Remember the first thing a casting director, agent, director sees of you is your headshot.  Make it count… Read more »

Norfolk – The Walking Dead at ODU – April 3 – Free

The ODU Film Program, in conjunction with the Virginia Film Office and Kodak, will be hosting a special event on April 3rd at 7:30pm (doors at 7:00) in ODU’s University Theatre on Hampton Blvd at 46th Street in Norfolk.  It’s The Walking Dead at ODU!  We will be screening the season 9 finale of The… Read more »

Dulles – VIP Film & TV Summit – April 5-7 – Various fees

There’s still time to buy tickets for the VIP Film Summit, April 5-7!  The VIP Film and TV Summit will put you in the best position to secure a manager or agent for your writing or filmmaking career, to find an experienced producing partner OR to help connect you with investors. The Summit includes workshops… Read more »

Richmond – Final Act Drama Acting for Film and Television Course – Fee

Final Act Drama presents  Acting for Film and Television Course  This multi-week course starts April 9th, 2019 | Tuesday’s 6:30 – 8:30pm This 5-week acting course, designed to prepare an actor for commercials, feature films, and TV performance.   Learn the fundamental acting skills like character development, improvisation, movement and speech dynamics. Are you trained to deliver… Read more »

Fairfax – Actors information event – March 28 – Free/$5

Ever wonder how to find jobs in the Mid-Atlantic area? How to compete with fellow actors in NY and LA? What type of package (resume, headshot, reel) a professional needs? If you should join SAG/AFTRA or not?   Join the Virginia Production Alliance on March 28th as an expert panel tackles common issues actors face… Read more »