Open Casting Call for Short Film “The Follow” [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted December 10, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: A love story much like any other, two hearts longing to be together while one lost soul trying to drive them apart. Lost souls believing they are meant to be with one person for all of life and after, it is written in their blood. Will their love be strong enough to overcome what lies ahead?
Read More

Advertisements

Open Casting Call for Short Film “Beguile” [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted December 10, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: A woman stuck in a loveless one ended marriage finally allows all the pain of her deceiving husband to take over. A young girl, Martha, scarred by the events that took place in her home, seeks nothing but revenge, even if it takes decades. A dedicated journalist, Leslie, simply trying to get an interview with Martha about what happened the night her mother murdered her husband and his mistress in cold blood.
Read More

UPDATED Casting Call Seeking Pregnant Actress for Feature Film [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted October 31, 2016: reposted with updates
Updated November 2, 2016

Academy Award winning production team is casting for a new film and seeking actresses in the first trimester of their pregnancy. Applicants should be over 18. All races welcome. Prior acting experience not required.
Read More

Casting Call for Short Film “Alex and Lorne” [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted March 25, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: An ordinary therapy session quickly unwinds into a mystery about the effects of trauma and stress on the mind.
Read More

Extras Casting Call and Crew Call for Web Series “DECAY” [Philadelphia, PA] #casting #filmcrew

Posted March 22, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: Set within the same world as AMC’s “The Walking Dead,” and heavily inspired by Naughty Dog’s critically acclaimed video game “The Last of Us,” DECAY tells the story of three college friends who find their world disintegrating around them as an outbreak of apocalyptic proportions sweeps through their insignificant state.
Read More

Casting Call for Web Series “Nefarious” [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted January 26, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: Follow the exploits of drug dealer, Malcolm Pregenzer, as he deals with numerous hurdles in his business and social life.
Read More

UPDATED Casting Call for Short Film “Remembering” [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted January 24, 2016: reposted with updates

PLOT SUMMARY: On the day of Susan’s anniversary with her late husband, she reminisces about the moment she fell in love with him 50 years ago.
Read More

Open Casting Call for Short Film “Remember” [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted January 18, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: On the day of Susan’s anniversary with her late husband, she reminisces about the moment she fell in love with him 50 years ago.
Read More

Casting Call for Short Film [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted January 15, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: This is a neo-noir film about a girl who is trying to get revenge on the man who killed her mother, so she hires the killers brother to find him. However, in the end she accidentally gets revenge on the wrong brother.
Read More

Casting Call for Short Film “Smell You Later” [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted January 15, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: Alex, an ill-mannered young adult has to get her act together to appease her sister, Clara for Clara’s big day. Her friend, Rivka helps her find a date, Bill, who just got kicked out of his ex’s apartment and just may be the perfect man for her.
Read More

Casting Call for Short Film “Coffee-Run” [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted January 13, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: An eager editorial intern at a local newspaper learns the importance of her less-than-glamorous job when she fails to bring her boss his morning coffee on time and, as a result, he turns into a monster…literally.
Read More

Cast, Crew and Location Call for Untitled Short Film [Philadelphia, PA] #casting #filmcrew #filmlocation

Posted December 29, 2015

PLOT SUMMARY: Silent short film depicting a woman’s dream after she doses off. Read More

Casting Call for Short Film “Fatally Flawless: An Overbrook High School Fable” [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted July 21, 2015

PLOT SUMMARY: “Fatally Flawless: An Overbrook High School Fable” is a gritty urban drama set in Philadelphia in the late 1990’s where drugs, sex, money and materialism were all in abundance. This fast paced tale centers around the lives of three beautiful high school seniors at Overbrook High School and the individual men in their lives in an era where European made cars and designer clothes not only defined a generation, but also their very social status.
Read More

Casting Call for Short Film “Wetwork” [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted May 27, 2015

PLOT SUMMARY: A hitman and a vigilante with a common target philosophize over the darker aspects of human nature.
Read More

Open Casting Call for Feature Film “Flip the Script” [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted May 19, 2015

PLOT SUMMARY: Julian Gray has been content with one-night stands until he meets Simone Harding, a beautiful and talented writer, and decides to give up his philandering ways. Along the way Julian faces obstacles from his scheming co-worker and ex fiancé. With the help of his best friend he tries to stay on the right path, but can he truly change for love?
Read More

Casting Call for Short Film “Information Age” [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted January 7, 2015

PROJECT TITLE: Information Age
CLASSIFICATION: Student
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Short Film
FORMAT: HD
DISTRIBUTION: Festival circuit
PRODUCER: Michaela Murray
WRITER: Caitlin King
DIRECTOR: Caitlin King
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: 2/7/15-2/8/15
SHOOTING LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA

SYNOPSIS:

INFORMATION AGE is a short experimental about virginity and female sexuality in a society with so many conflicting opinions. The film is silent except for audio clips from different media sources discussing sex. The film follows Christina, a freshman in college, making the decision to have sex with her loving boyfriend Wally and realizing its not a big a deal as she was led to believe. The film is sex positive and feminist and meant to open up conversation about sex and society.

CHARACTER BREAKDOWNS:

We are looking for open-minded people who are comfortable with nudity and bringing their own experiences to the project.

Christina, a freshman in college, overcomes her anxieties about having sex and realizes it is not big a deal as she previously thought. Partial nudity required.

Wally, a sophomore in college, helps his girlfriend Christina overcome her anxieties about sex. Partial nudity required.

COMPENSATION: Deferred
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Meals, Snacks/beverages
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: 1/16/15
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: informationagefilm@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS TO INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume

SPECIAL NOTES FOR AUDITION:

We’ll be running our auditions from 3pm-8pm on this Saturday January 10th and from 10am-8pm on this Sunday January 11th at the University Crossings building on Drexel University’s campus (3175 JFK Boulevard Philadelphia PA, 19104). Please give us a window of time during that period when you would be able to come in for an audition and we will get back to you as soon as possible with a time slot that fits your schedule and a contact number for the day of the audition.

We may be holding more auditions at a TBD date, so please let us know if you can’t make the auditions this weekend but are still interested in the project.

OTHER NOTES:

We want the experience of our actors to be as comfortable as possible, if you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact us through email.

Casting Call for Short Film “The Intern” [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted November 5, 2014

PROJECT TITLE: The Intern
CLASSIFICATION: Student
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Short Film
FORMAT: HD
DISTRIBUTION: DVD
PRODUCER: Alyssa Hassell
WRITER: Alyssa Hassell
DIRECTOR: Alyssa Hassell
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: TBA
SHOOTING LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA

SYNOPSIS:

Alexis Wright in college for modeling, interns at a local modeling agency. While interning she encounters a lover and a friend. She does everything in her power to become the model she’s been dreaming of.

CHARACTER BREAKDOWNS:

1. Alexis Wright: 21 years old woman, tall, thin frame, African American (the intern)

2. Ashley: 21 years old, Caucasian, voluptuous woman (the intern)

3. Harry Stewart: 40 years old man, tall, Caucasian, black silky hair with beard, and a muscular shape (owns modeling agency)

4. Brandon: African American man, 32 years old, muscular shape, short (camera guy)

5. Tracey: 30 years, African American, light- skinned, tall, thin frame (Secretary)

COMPENSATION: Non-paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Meals, Snacks/beverages
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: ASAP
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: alyssa_hassell@yahoo.com
SUBMISSIONS TO INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume, Demo reel file, Demo reel link
AUDITION DATE: November 13, 2014
AUDITION START TIME: 6:00 PM
AUDITION END TIME: 10:00 PM
AUDITION ADDRESS: Center City of Philadelphia

Casting Call for Short Film “Right Song Wrong C(h)ord” [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted October 30, 2014

PROJECT TITLE: Right Song Wrong C(h)ord
CLASSIFICATION: Student
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Short Film
FORMAT: HD
DISTRIBUTION: Festival circuit
PRODUCERS: Alexandra Schulsinger, Linnea Langkammer
WRITER: Lucy Judith Adong
DIRECTOR: Lucy Judith Adong
PRODUCTION COMPANY: TFMA
SHOOTING LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA

SYNOPSIS:

Based on the experiences of internationally renowned Ugandan playwright Adong Lucy Judith, the short film, Right Song, Wrong C(h)ord tells the story of an African woman’s search for visibility, dignity and respect. Her thesis film complete, graduate student Vivian Nimaro is ready to leave Philadelphia to return home to the warm embrace of Uganda. However, when she meets Chad Singer, and all her plans are changed. We share her journey through cross-cultural interracial understanding, grappling with the will to leave versus the irresistible allure of staying.

COMPENSATION: Non-paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, Meals, Snacks/beverages
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: ASAP
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: rightsongwrongchord@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS TO INCLUDE: Headshot, Snapshot okay

Casting Call for Trailer “Solomon’s Temple” [Philadelphia, PA] #casting

Posted September 5, 2014

Casting Call for Kevin Carter’s “Solomon’s Temple” (Trailer)

PROJECT TITLE: Solomon’s Temple
CLASSIFICATION: Independent
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Trailer
SHOOTING LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA

CASTING THESE ROLES:

Black Male 45-50 year old to play Anthony Devo

Black Woman 40-45 year old to play Cynthia Devo

Black Male 20 year old to play Deshawn White

Black Female 15 year old to play the roll of Tasha Devo. Minor must be accompanied by family member or guardian at all times while on set.

Black Male 40 year old to play the Pastor Mark Williams. Pastor must have own robes/wardrobe.

COMPENSATION: Non-paid
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: solomonstemplemovie@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS TO INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume, Snapshot okay, Demo reel link
AUDITION DATE: 9/8/14
AUDITION START TIME: 1pm
AUDITION END TIME: 7pm
AUDITION LOCATION: Philadelphia

SPECIAL NOTES FOR AUDITION:

Must submit a headshot/photo. Link to reel/video. Will accept cell phone videos with a slate and the character you would like to play.

OTHER NOTES:

Approximately 3-4 scenes will be shot.

Casting Call for Student Short Film “Brute” [New York, NY & Philadelphia, PA] #casting

BRUTELOGO

PROJECT TITLE: Brute
CLASSIFICATION: Student
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Short Film
FORMAT: HD
DISTRIBUTION: Festival circuit
PRODUCER: Julia Grinberg
WRITERS: Bonnie Black and Julia Grinberg
DIRECTOR: Bonnie Black
CASTING AGENTS: Bonnie Black and Julia Grinberg
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Nights & Weekends Productions
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: March 15th-17th, 2013
SHOOTING LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA

SYNOPSIS:

Brute is a film about the twisted beauty of fate, that focuses on Mac and Jesse, a pair of typical disenfranchised youths who have turned to robbing houses as a form of recreation and quick cash. When they break into a house late one night and discover that they’ve raided the home of a man with a much sicker hobby than their own, will they finally take this chance to right all the wrong they’ve spent their lives doing or save themselves and walk away?

CHARACTER BREAKDOWN:

MAC- Female, Early/Mid 20s, pretty if you wipe away all the white trash, hardened by the realities of small town trailer living, a faint twinkle of the childhood dreams to escape and become somebody remain buried deep inside.

JESSE- Male, Early/Mid 20s, his seemingly dimwitted humor keeps longtime best friend Mac’s demeanor light. Coming from the same side of the tracks and accepting his fate as “the failure” at an early age, hints of a long lost intelligence paired with his aloofness keeps him charming. Practically the Lennie to Mac’s George.

YOUNG GIRL- Female, 10-16 years, battered and bruised, the victim of the Man’s cruel side, seems frail and frightened but the strength of vengeance boils deep within this sweet and innocent girl.

MAN- Male, 35-50, a seemingly average blue-collar middle aged man, but inside the overall-wearing, beer loving, hard working middle American, lies a sinister secret.

COMPENSATION: Non-paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Meals, Snacks/beverages, Lodging, Transportation
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY THIS DATE: 2/2/2013 FOR NYC AUDITIONS, 2/6/2012 FOR PHILADELPHIA AUDITIONS
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: brutethemovie@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS MUST INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume, Snapshot okay
AUDITION DATE: NYC AUDITIONS: 2/3/2012, PHILLY AUDITIONS: 2/10/2012
AUDITION START TIME: NYC: 10AM-4PM PHILLY: 11AM-5PM
AUDITION ADDRESS: NYC and Philadelphia
SPECIAL NOTES FOR AUDITION:

NYC Auditions are being held FEBRUARY 3RD, 10AM-4PM at SHETLER STUDIOS, RM 1201 (244 West 54th St, 12th floor, btwn B’way and 8th ave.)

PHILADELPHIA Auditions are being held FEBRUARY 10TH, 11AM-5PM at
UNIVERSITY CROSSINGS, 3175 JFK Blvd., Philadelphia, PA 19104

OTHER NOTES: AUDITIONS ARE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. PLEASE EMAIL FOR AUDITION TIMES AVAILABLE AND TO RECEIVE THE NECESSARY SIDES. PLEASE SPECIFY WHICH AUDITION YOU ARE INQUIRING ABOUT.