Casting and Location Call for Short Film “A Cloning Story” [Brooklyn, NY] #casting #filmlocation

Posted August 2, 2018

PLOT SUMMARY: In the near future, cloning is a day to day occurrence. The lead character, Alyx, is still dealing with the grief from the loss of her mother and she’s considering cloning her. The story follows her decision and her emotional journey.
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Casting Call for Short Film “The FREEMANS Story” [Brooklyn, NY] #casting

Posted July 16, 2018

PLOT SUMMARY: A sister attempts to rebuild her relationship with her veteran brother while supporting their ill mother.

When Donna returns home to visit her brother, Bailey and mother, Joyce Freeman, she thought it’d be just like old times. While serving in the military, Bailey had been diagnosed with Major Depression which caused him to lean to more dangerous substances when is medication isn’t working. Curious as to why her brother hadn’t reach out Donna, decided to surprise him at his home. What she soon learned will change the dynamics of their relationship forever.

Upon returning to her normal life Donna would learned her mother had gotten ill and needed serious medical attention. Donna, saw this as an opportunity to reconcile with her brother while supporting their mother and hope it’d be a wake up call for Bailey, because he’s walking a fine line between life and death. If goes unchecked it’d be a tragic end to their story.
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Casting Call for Short Film “Eye Contact” [Brooklyn, NY] #casting

Posted June 5, 2018

PLOT SUMMARY: A former video artist, I am working on a narrative short film called “Eye Contact”. An original project, this is the story of a man filmed unwittingly — the fictional narrative is set in the reality of a bustling Brooklyn street.
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Casting and Crew Call for Feature Film “MUGS FROM SPACE” [Manhattan, NY] #casting #filmcrew

Posted March 4, 2018

PLOT SUMMARY: MUGS FROM SPACE – A sci-fi musical comedy, a period piece set in NYC 1928-29. Three teens witness the invasion of aliens bent on stealing Earth’s natural resources. They are aided by a comic cast of characters including a nightclub singer, an x WWI aviator, a Professor of Astrophysics and a Marine Sargent. Gangsters bent on exploiting the invasion make for complications. “Dey camed from anudder planet, but they’re leavin’ wit a knuckle sandwich!”
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UPDATED Casting and Crew Call for Short Film “Temperature” [Brooklyn, NY] #casting #filmcrew

Posted February 8, 2018
Updated February 22, 2018

PLOT SUMMARY: “Temperature,” is a romantic comedy that highlights the intricacies of dating in this day and age. The film also focuses on on the common struggles and success that life brings for a recent college graduate. The film is from the perspective of three male best friends and four female best friends living in New York City.
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Crew Call for Short Film [Brooklyn, NY] #filmcrew #casting

Posted January 29, 2018

My name is Terrence Kirton and i’m a film writer and director who’s looking for individuals that wants to be apart of a new company that’s looking to grow into a full film studio. If you love film and want to be apart of that world then this opportunity. These are the following positions i’m looking to fill up. Thank you and I look forward to hearing from you.
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Casting Call for Trailer “SKY KIDS” [Brooklyn, NY] #casting

Posted November 28, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: In 1930 three teenage orphans from the Lower East Side are witness to an invasion by aliens bent harvesting Earth’s natural resources to build their own habitable planet. They learn to fly three experimental biplanes against the invaders assisted by a peculiar assortment of characters.
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Crew Call for Short Films “A Period of Time” and “The FREEMAN’S Story” [Brooklyn, NY] #filmcrew #casting

Posted November 16, 2017

LOGLINE:
“A Period Of Time”
When a husband loses his wife to breast cancer, it leads him to refuse what change his new life will bring, causing him to shut off all connection from the outside world.

“The FREEMAN’S Story”
A sister tries to rebuild her relationship with her drug abuse brother while trying to support their mother who’s been diagnose with cancer.
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UPDATED Casting Call for Short Film “A Period of Time” [Brooklyn, NY] #casting

Posted November 11, 2017: reposted with updates

PLOT SUMMARY: Present day. After JON, wife died of breast cancer a year ago JON, is finally ready to move on with the help from his best friend FRANK. But his journey wasn’t an easy one for him. When she died it was a tough year for JON. Going into isolation, quitting his job, to even cutting all ties to friends and family. But with the help from his wife SARAH via video and best friend FRANK, JON, is slowly trying to move ahead of the pain he still faces to this day. After facing his demons by playing a video of SARAH, JON, finds a PIN BOARD which he will reveal the beginning, middle and end of their story.
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UPDATED Casting Call for Feature Film “The Wannabes” [Brooklyn, NY] #casting

Posted November 4, 2017: reposted with updates

PLOT SUMMARY: No gang wants them so they make their own. Too young to be feared so they make their own threat. If prison is where criminals form gangs, then detention is where they will make theirs…
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Casting and Crew Call for Short Film “A Period Of Time” [Brooklyn, NY] #casting #filmcrew

Posted October 16, 2017

LOGLINE: When a husband loses his wife to breast cancer, he goes into isolation while refusing to accept what change his new life will bring.

STORYLINE: After is wife died of breast cancer a year ago JOHN, is finally ready to move on with the help from his best friend FRANK. But his journey wasn’t an easy one for him. When she died it was a tough year for JOHN. Going into isolation, quitting his job, to even cutting all ties to friends and family. But with the help from his best friend JOHN, he’s slowly trying to move ahead of the pain he still faces to this day. After FRANK, convince him to move in JOHN, finds himself facing his demons by playing a video of SARAH, which leads him to display the beginning, middle and tragic end of their love story.
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Casting Call for Feature Film “The Wannabes” [Brooklyn, NY] #casting

Posted September 28, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: No gang wants them so they make their own. Too young to be feared so they make their own threat. If prison is where criminals form gangs, then detention is where they will make theirs…
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Casting Call for Short Film “Some of My Best Friends are Ghost” [Brooklyn, NY] #casting

Posted September 18, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: A young woman struggling to express her feelings is visited by a dark figure.
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Casting Call for Web Series “Wingmen” [Brooklyn, NY] #casting

Posted August 12, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: “Wingmen” is a comedy drama about friends who come together at a local bar for discussions on sex, women, and life. From one of the writers of the hit web series “Situationships”
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Casting and Crew Call for Documentary “Growing Up Muslim” [New York, NY] #casting #filmcrew

Posted July 25, 2017
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UPDATED Casting and Crew Call for Feature Film “Temperature” [Brooklyn, NY] #casting #filmcrew

Posted July 12, 2017: reposted with updates

PLOT SUMMARY: Temperature is a romantic comedy that highlights the intricacies of dating in this day and age. Also focuses on on the common struggles and success that life brings for a recent college graduate. The film is from the perspective of three male best friends and four female best friends living in New York City.

Vince (Male lead) has had an interest in Sasha (Female lead) since college. Different social circles, long term relationships, and lack of opportunities has forced Vince to desire Sasha from a distant. Years later, they are both living in Brooklyn, NY and fate has brought them closer to each other once again. As this begins to take place, Luke (Sasha’s Love Interest) returns from playing ball overseas for a shot at the pros. Sasha is a major foodie that has a passion for cooking and follows popular food blogs. Her favorite food blog is written by a well-known anonymous food critic, which happens to be Vince. Vince is more known by his social media alias to his fans and followers.

Vince goes against all odds to take advantage of fate.
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Casting Call for Feature Film “Temperature” [Brooklyn, NY] #casting

Posted June 15, 2017
Updated June 17, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: Temperature is a romantic comedy that highlights the intricacies of dating in this day and age. Also focuses on on the common struggles and success that life brings for a recent college graduate. The film is from the perspective of three male best friends and four female best friends living in New York City.

Vince (Male lead) has had an interest in Sasha (Female lead) since college. Different social circles, long term relationships, and lack of opportunities has forced Vince to desire Sasha from a distant. Years later, they are both living in Brooklyn, NY and fate has brought them closer to each other once again. As this begins to take place, Luke (Sasha’s Love Interest) returns from playing ball overseas for a shot at the pros. Sasha is a major foodie that has a passion for cooking and follows popular food blogs. Her favorite food blog is written by a well-known anonymous food critic, which happens to be Vince. Vince is more known by his social media alias to his fans and followers.

Vince goes against all odds to take advantage of fate.
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UPDATED Casting and Location Call for Short Film “Fotog” [New York, NY] #casting #filmlocation

Posted May 15, 2017: reposted with updates

PLOT SUMMARY: A suspenseful psychological thriller about a struggling photo journalist who finds the path to self-existence by gruesomely murdering his subjects.
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Casting and Crew Call for Web Series “Asunder The Series” [New York, NY] #casting #filmcrew

Posted April 24, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: ASUNDER THE SERIES is a soap opera web series that follows the affluent, yet dysfunctional Chandler family, who owns Chandler Parfums and Cosmetics Corporation in New York City. CEO and CFO Thomas and Adele Chandler are always trying to stay one step ahead of their arch enemies the Blair family, who own Blair Natural Fragrances Ltd. Thomas and Adele are juggling being head of a fragrance empire, all while trying to train their children to eventually take over the business one day. Their middle son Xavier struggles with his bisexuality, oldest daughter Kamryn and her husband Elijah are dealing with infertility, and their youngest daughter Khloe is hiding her secret relationship with the Blair’s youngest son Dallas. The Chandlers will deal with a series of scandals, lies, and betrayals that will rock the Big Apple to its very core.
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Borte, Queen of Tibet: A Journey into Mental Illness and the Healing Power of Filmmaking [Brooklyn, NY] #filmscreening

Posted March 30, 2017

May is Mental Health Awareness Month and Film Lab has a very special screening of a film created by and about a young woman who was involuntarily committed to the Bellevue Psychiatric Ward in 2010 by the New York Police Department. Part documentary, part fantasy, “Borte, Queen of Tibet” is a quiet meditation on recovery from Schizo Affective Disorder. Shot guerrilla style to depict the hostile takeover Schizo Affective Disorder has over the mind, the short film plays with perspective in asking, how do we distinguish reality from delusion? The film will be followed by a panel moderated by Film Lab’s Industry Spotlight Coordinator, Renee Lasher, and a networking reception for filmmakers.

This event will be held at the Asian American Arts Alliance at 20 Jay Street, Suite 740 Brooklyn, NY on Monday, May 1st from 6:30pm-8:30pm.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/industry-spotlight-borte-queen-of-tibet-a-journey-into-mental-illness-the-healing-power-of-tickets-32791466158?aff=erelpanelorg

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Casting and Crew Call for Short Film “Queens of Coney Island” [Brooklyn, NY] #casting #filmcrew

Posted March 3, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: The short film follows an Asian American girl where she confronts her sexuality and her long lost former lover.
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Casting Call for Documentary [Brooklyn, NY] #casting

Posted October 29, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: A documentary that explores the sugar daddy and sugar baby relationship.
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Crew and Location Call for Short Film “Utopian Codex” [Brooklyn, NY] #filmcrew #filmlocation #casting

Posted January 25, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: A breach in the racial behavioral codex is the ultimate crime of a programmer in this Utopian world. Two programmers race desperately to avoid doing the time for their crime, while taking on the secretive syndicate responsible for America’s racial psyche.
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Casting Call for Short Film “Downstream” [Homer, NY] #casting

Posted January 22, 2016

A gritty, sci-fi, indie short film. Synopsis: A sick young lady’s brain, mind, and soul are transplanted into a cybernetic body. After enduring severe memory loss, she struggles to discover her new self.
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Casting Call for Short Film “Castles in the Sky” [Brooklyn, NY] #casting

Posted June 17, 2015

PLOT SUMMARY: A short film following four children trying to keep up hope in their struggling lives.
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Casting Call for Short Film “Ben and His Mother” [Brooklyn, NY] #casting

Posted October 22, 2014

PROJECT TITLE: Ben and His Mother
CLASSIFICATION: Student
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Short Film
DIRECTOR: Jardley Jean-Louis
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Youlette Productions
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: December 5-7, 2014
SHOOTING LOCATION: Brooklyn, New York

SYNOPSIS:

This is a student thesis film.

A teenage boy, living in a struggling life, escapes into his imagination after the death of his mother one morning. His imagination depicts his making preparations to go to the beach with his mother, as they never got to do in life. Unfortunately, the memory won’t let him ignore what happened.

CHARACTER BREAKDOWNS:

BEN: Is 15 years old. Solemn, and more serious than his peers, he feels very separated and different from his peers due to the way his mother struggles to make ends meet. He is in denial of his mother’s death and desperately tries to fulfill the aspirations they had in her life. Need a male who looks younger than his age.

Male / 18-24 yrs. / African American

JUNE: is an overworked nurse. She is awaiting her diagnosis about the spots on her lungs. She puts on a brave face, and fiercely loves her son. She’s tough, clean and organized but struggles under the bill and work hours.

Female / 31-40 yrs. / African American

COMPENSATION: Non-paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Meals, Snacks/beverages, Transportation
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: November 15, 2014
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: jardleyjeanlouis@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS TO INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume, Snapshot okay

Casting Call for Feature Film “Good Funk” [Brooklyn, NY] #casting

Posted July 5, 2014

PROJECT TITLE: Good Funk
CLASSIFICATION: Independent
STATUS: SAG – **Accepting Union and Non-Union Submissions**
CATEGORY: Feature Film
DISTRIBUTION: Festival circuit
WRITER: Adam Kritzer
DIRECTOR: Adam Kritzer
CASTING AGENT: Devin Shacket
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: Approx August 15 thru Sept 3
SHOOTING LOCATION: Red Hook, Brooklyn

LOGLINE:

The film chronicles several families in Red Hook, Brooklyn, and the challenges they face as their lives change due to the changing landscape of their neighborhood.

CASTING THESE ROLES:

Seeking actors for 20+ roles. Please send headshot/resume and reel/film clips (if possible) to goodfunkcasting@gmail.com. The casting director will contact you with audition information if you are right for any of the roles in the film.

The following are some of the roles currently casting:

ROLES:

KOLO TRAVEILLE (8)
African American Female
Seeking an actress at least 9 years old. Vivacious and sassy 8-year old girl with lots of personality and a sense of humor. KOLO wants to be mature but is very much a child. At times she is manipulative and exhibits a hard edge, due to her single parent upbringing in Red Hook. At her core she craves love and stability. Co-lead of the film.

BOB/ROBERT/BILL (early 20s – late 40s)
Open Ethnicity Male
Works in a science lab

KEVIN (late 30s – late 40s)
Open Ethnicity Male
Works at McDonalds. A kind man broken down by life. Although life has not been kind to him, but he is not bitter or vengeful. He is very kind. A bit awkward when it comes to dealing with others.

MARTHA STOKELY (late 50s – late 60s)
Caucasian / Fluent French Female
Divorced long ago, but dealing with the death of her ex-husband. Also dealing with the closing of her late ex-husband’s business.

OSCAR MOORE (50s – early 60s)
African American Male
A simple man who keeps whatever is stressing him out to himself. OSCAR is a sensitive man who is deeply affected by the loss of his dog. Recovering heroine addict on the verge of relapse. War veteran.

EVA MOORE (50s)
African American Female
Back-up singer very happy with her job and her life. A true nurturer, motherly and maternal.

JAY (early 20s to early 30s)
Open Ethnicity / Open Gender
A young father or mother who hangs out on the corner

VIC/MO (60s)
Open Ethnicity / Open Gender
Broke army vets begging for money.

OFFICER O’GARVEY/OFFICER GARGENT/OFFICE LOCKE (early 20s – late 50s)
Open Ethnicity / Open Gender
Three aggressive officers who bust local drug dealers and users

TERENCES’ FATHER (VO) (40s-60s)
Haitian Male
Voice over only

HIP WHITE MAN (early 20s to early 40s)
Caucasian Male

MATTHEW (6-8)
Open Ethnicity / Open Gender
Little boy/girl on the Subway. Must have Child Performer Permit and a guardian

SEXY WOMEN (x2) (No lines)
Open Ethnicity Female

MR. DAVICI (late 30s – 70s)
Open Ethnicity Male
Deceptive and manipulative landlord.

POLICE OFFICER (No lines)
Open Age / Open Ethnicity
*Police experience a plus – please indicate on submission

TRUISM (30’s)
Caucasian Male
Smart and buttoned up, a successful music producer at the top of his game.

ART (10-14)
Open Ethnicity
A kid from an upscale family in LA, glued to electronics.

ERNST (late 20s – 30s)
African American / Afro Caribbean
Dances at a club. Dance and/or zouk experience a plus

COMPENSATION: Paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, Snacks/beverages
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: Thursday, July 10
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: goodfunkcasting@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS TO INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume, Snapshot okay, Demo reel file, Demo reel link

OTHER NOTES:

Seeking union and non-union talent for roles in this indie feature. Compensation is $100 / day. The director’s last project went to SXSW.

Casting Call for Feature Film SLIGH “The Retribution” [Maryland & Brooklyn, NY] #casting

Posted March 10, 2014

PROJECT TITLE: SLIGH “The Retribution”
CLASSIFICATION: Independent
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Feature Film
FORMAT: HD
DISTRIBUTION: Public access
PRODUCER: Craig Gaddy Jr
WRITER: Craig Gaddy Jr
DIRECTOR: Kevin Baptist
CASTING AGENT: Rayvon Williams
PRODUCTION COMPANY: NA2F Productions LLC
SHOOTING LOCATION: Washington DC / Brooklyn, NY

LOGLINE:

This feature film follows several characters as their lives clash into each other. The FBI has Tito on the public enemy number one list and will do anything to get their hands on him. Tito is a computer hacker who bit off more he can chew by stealing one of the most important Government files. FBI wants him dead or alive but instead of doing it by themselves the FBI agents go undercover and hire a hitman to take out Tito also. As the hitman and and FBI get closer to finding Tito all war breaks out.

CASTING THESE ROLES:

We are in need of several characters for this film.

FBI Agent #3- Female
She is one of the most important pieces to the movie as a whole. She is strong willed and very independent. Her only flaw is that she cares too much. But in the line of fire she never backs down.

VICK- MALE (18-25)
He is Tito’s best friend and very up beat and has a very fun personality.

Tito’s Girlfriend- Female (18-26)

Sir Bo- MALE
Sir Bo is the CEO of the whole hitman industry. He takes nothing from no one and will have you killed.

COMPENSATION: Paid, Deferred
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Transportation
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: NA2F@ICLOUD.COM
SUBMISSIONS TO INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume, Snapshot okay
AUDITION DATE: 3/29/2014
AUDITION START TIME: ANNOUNCED UPON SUBMISSION
AUDITION END TIME: ANNOUNCED UPON SUBMISSION
AUDITION ADDRESS: ANNOUNCED UPON SUBMISSION

SPECIAL NOTES FOR AUDITION:

IF YOU DO NOT HAVE A RESUME OR A HEADSHOT A SNAP SHOT WILL BE FINE. PLEASE BE ON TIME ONCE YOU RECEIVE THE AUDITION INFORMATION. ONCE SUBMITTED YOU WILL GET THE EXACT TIME AND DATE.

OTHER NOTES:

WE HAVE OTHER SLOTS OPEN FOR PARTS IN THE MOVIE SO IF YOU DO NOT RECEIVE THE ROLE YOU ARE GOING FOR PLEASE LET US KNOW IF YOU ARE OPEN TO PLAYING ALTERNATE ROLES.

Crew Call for Feature Film SLIGH “The Retribution” [Maryland & Brooklyn, NY] #crewcall #casting

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Posted January 2, 2014

PROJECT TITLE: SLIGH “The Retribution”
CLASSIFICATION: Independent
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Feature Film, Trailer will need to be filmed also
DISTRIBUTION: Theatrical
WRITER: Craig Gaddy Jr
DIRECTORS: Kevin Baptist, Craig Gaddy and Khia Godfrey
CASTING AGENT: Rayvon Williams
PRODUCTION COMPANY: NA2F Productions LLC
SHOOTING LOCATION: Maryland and also Brooklyn, NY

NA2F Productions is a brand new production company based out of Maryland and New York. We are preparing to film our first movie soon and decided to go with using a whole new film crew. Since I’ve been on this site as an actor I know there is a lot of talent here. We want to work with like minded people who have the same common goal. After the film is shot we will have two premiers. One at the Magic Johnson Theater in Largo, Maryland and also in Lower Manhatten, New York, NY. We have also partnered up with Digi Distrubution for post production. After the premier the film will be available on Netflix, Hulu, iTunes and Amazon through Digi Disrtibutions.

CREW POSITIONS NEEDED:

Film crew needed. Whether it’s audio, camera, or editing, film crew will be needed.

COMPENSATION: Paid, Deferred
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Meals, Snacks/beverages, Transportation
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: na2f@icloud.com

Extras Casting Call for Feature Film “Jane Wants a Boyfriend” [New York] #casting

Posted October 16, 2013

PROJECT TITLE: Jane Wants a Bpoyfriend
CLASSIFICATION: Independent
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Feature Film
FORMAT: HD
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: Oct 10-Nov 14
SHOOTING LOCATIONS: Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, Bronx, NY

SYNOPSIS:

Despite living with the everyday challenges of Asperger Syndrome, Jane is determined to find love so she enlists her older sister Bianca to help her find her very first boyfriend.

CHARACTER BREAKDOWNS:

Background for party scene. Thirty male and female mid to late twentities.

COMPENSATION: Non-paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Meals, Snacks/beverages
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: nataliejaneproduction@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS MUST INCLUDE: Headshot

Crew Call for Student Short Film “Rainy Day” [Brooklyn, NY]

PROJECT TITLE: Rainy Day
CLASSIFICATION: Student
STATUS: Non-union
CATEGORY: Short Film
FORMAT: HD
DIRECTOR: Samuel Omole
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Perfect World Films
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: January ending/Early February
SHOOTING LOCATIONS: Brooklyn, New York

SYNOPSIS:

A romantic comedy short about a lady who is not comfortable having a relationship. When she finally gets into one, hell breaks loose.
Two to three day shoot starts late January/Early February 2012 in Brooklyn.
Send resume on or before January 20th directly to woluxzy@gmail.com.
This is a non-paying student film but credit and copy will be recieved.

CREW POSISTIONS NEEDED:

1. Sound Editior/mixer with package
2. AD
3. DP/Gaffer

COMPENSATION: Non-paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, snacks/beverages
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: Jan 20
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: woluxzy@gmail.com