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Lynchburg – Crew call for live-action/animated pilot – March 23-28 – Paid

Shooting a live-action/animated pilot based on the Little Nemo series of books. We are shooting the live action March 23-28. If distant, we will provide housing. Show is a production of Liberty University Inc. Our model is hiring pro keys who work with student crews. Positions needed: Location Manager, 1st AC, Makeup/Hair, Crafty, Production Designer,… Read more »

Charlottesville – Lead & Assistant teaching artists needed – Summer 2024 – Paid

Lead & Assistant Teaching Artists: Summer 2024 Website: Careers — Light House Studio About Light House Studio Light House Studio equips young people with the skills and confidence to tell their stories and build community through collaborative filmmaking. We seek to foster a community where Charlottesville’s young people flourish as students, storytellers, and citizens. Light… 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 »

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 – 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

Floyd – Director of Photography needed for small business workshop – November 4th – Paid

Seeking Director of Photography for Sat, Nov 4 2023, 4:30-7 PM Walker Consulting Works Presents: Small Business Workshop, Floyd VA Venue: The JuneBug Center Theater Professionals and students welcome! Do you have an eye for quality ‘TEDTalk’ style ‘filming’? Please submit your media samples and bio through the Artist Submission form: https://www.walkerconsultingworks.com/artist-submission Event Producer, Elizabeth… Read more »

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 – CASTING CALL FOR STUDENT SHORT FILM – AUGUST 25TH & 27TH – UNPAID

Hello! I’m currently shooting a short film that is a bit poetic and whimsical about a girl trying to escape the August heat with a bit of ice cream. Looking for an actress with the following criteria: A young female lead (appearing 18-25) in a slice-of-life drama. Creative, expressive, and adventurous. Someone who loves to… 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 – Casting Call for short film – Mid Aug-Sept. – Paid

Casting 4 roles for a supernatural short-film shooting in the DC/North Virginia area. Seeking 2 males and 2 females for the following parts: Lead: Male, African/African-American, 27-36 yr old, 5ft 8in – 5ft 11in height, with acting experience. Deity: Female, BIPOC, 25-37 yr old (flexible), 5ft 10in – 6ft 4in height, with fit/athletic build and… Read more »

Arlington – Full Time Multiplatform Managing Editor needed for 7News – September 2023 – Paid

Multiplatform Managing Editor Details: 7News in Washington, DC is in search of a proven leader who is a creative storyteller able to maintain an aggressive multiplatform content strategy while overseeing desk and digital operations. Vacancy Type: Full Time Date Posted: 7/31/2023 Closing Date: 9/29/2023 City: Arlington State: Virginia Requirements: 7News in Washington, DC is in… 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 »

Arlington – Manager of Audience Engagement and Growth needed – August 25th – PAID

7News is seeking an energetic, smart, curious and creative Manager of Audience Engagement & Growth. In this role, you will be tasked with coordinating with our on-air talent and field crews to build news stories throughout the day on social media platforms while engaging with the 7News audience. Full-time Closing date: August 25th Requirements: You… Read more »

Middletown – Casting Call for museum film – June 26th & 27th – Paid

Cortina Productions is casting five males and one female for a museum film about civilian spies during the Revolutionary War period. Age range is 25-35. Actors must have availability for both June 26 and June 27 although not all actors will appear both days. These are all non-speaking roles. Rate is $300/day. Locations: June 26:… 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

CHARLOTTESVILLE – HMU & SOUND MIXER NEEDED FOR INDIE SHORT FILM – JUNE 1ST TO 4TH – PAID

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 »

Richmond – Non-Profit seeking Part time beginner cinematographer – June 5th to December 31st – Paid

Credit Restoration institute is a Non-Profit who is dedicated to helping those in need of Credit Restoration and we teach Financial Education. We enjoy helping people get into their first homes, get jobs and break their strands of homelessness, by empowerment of knowledge and resources. We are located in the Southside of Richmond (Near Golden… Read more »

Norfolk – TV Station looking for Manager of Enterprise Content – ASAP – Paid

WTKR/WGNT, The E.W. Scripps station in Norfolk, Virginia is searching for a Manager of Enterprise Content, who will be responsible for the planning and execution of enterprise news stories across all platforms. This position requires local content vision and strategy to address consumer needs, content standards, delivery, quality control and continuous improvement. The ideal candidate… 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 »

Virginia Beach – Production Assistant needed for documentary – 4/20-5/3 – Paid

We are doing a documentary on the process of making a pyramid on Virginia Beach. I am looking for a PA to help shuttle people around and pick up supplies. $16.78/hr. guaranteed 8 hours of pay per day booked. Website: https://www.aretela.com/ If interested, please contact Rich Boyle at richb@areteLA.com