Casting and Crew Call for Television Series “ROCKK ISLAND” [New York, NY] #casting #filmcrew

Posted October 26, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: “Rockk Island” a new gritty hour-long prison series about the sinister world of correction officers behind the prison walls. It’s raw, candid and controversial.
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Casting Call for Short Film “The Other Brother” [New York, NY] #casting

Posted October 25, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: When tragedy strikes, a young star athlete is forced to look at himself outside of the spotlight.
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Crew Call for Mustang Music Video [New York, NY] #filmcrew #casting

Posted October 10, 2017

I am a singer, songwriter and actress based in Philadelphia, PA and New York, NY. Recently, I released a song titled “Mustang” on both iTunes and Spotify. I am a very serious musician and I am looking for any cinematographers, editors etc. who want to collaborate on a music video in the surrounding areas.
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Extras Casting Call for Short Film “The Last Letter” [New York, NY] #casting

Posted September 29, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: “The Last Letter,” is a student short film. It is a coming out story about two high school pen pals who fall in love.
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Casting, Crew and Location Call for Short Film [Los Angeles, CA] #casting #filmcrew #filmlocation

Posted August 2, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: A glimpse at love before it’s release.
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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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72 Hour Shootout Awards Ceremony & After Party [New York, NY]

Posted July 18, 2017

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/72-hour-shootout-2017-awards-ceremony-and-after-party-tickets-33926150028

At the Awards Ceremony and After Party
You will have the opportunity to meet
The winning Filmmakers and Network.
The Event will have Prizes, Silent Auction, Raffle and more! Tickets can be
Purchased thru the above EventBrite link
Or our Site, www.film-lab.org.

Date: Saturday, July 29th
Time: 7pm – 10pm
Where: Gossip Bar (Upstairs Party Room)
733 9th Ave

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Celebrate Diversity in Film! 7th Annual Winter Film Awards CALL FOR ENTRIES #WFA2017 #WFASoDiverse #callforentries #filmfestival

Posted June 27, 2017

Winter Film Awards showcases emerging filmmakers from all genres from around the world, with a special emphasis on highlighting the work of women and minority filmmakers. Submit your latest work now and take advantage of Early Bird Rates! Early Bird Deadline September 5 – Regular Deadline October 17 – Late Deadline November 15

Winter Film Awards Independent Film Festival announces a Call for Entries for its 7th Annual celebration of independent film, to be held February 22 – March 3, 2018 in New York City. Filmmakers from around the world will travel to NYC to attend the Festival’s full week of film screenings and industry networking after-parties, which will conclude with a glittering awards ceremony to be held on March 3, 2018.

The rapidly growing Festival – which was recently voted one of the Top 10 Best Reviewed Festivals on FilmFreeway – seeks a diverse collection of creative indie films from NYC and worldwide in all genres – ranging from narrative features to short films, from documentaries to animation, and from music videos to web series and horror films.

Outstanding work will be awarded for each category, along with Best Director, Best Actor/Actress, Best Original Score, Best Student Film and the NY Perspectives Award for best depiction of the New York multi-cultural experience. For the 2017 Festival, 88 films from 30 countries were selected for screening, including 42% made by women, 45% made by people of color and 33 first-time directors. Works of all genres, forms, and lengths are considered for Festival screening.

Independent filmmakers from around the world are invited to submit films online via FilmFreeway at https://filmfreeway.com/festival/WFA

WINTER FILM AWARDS IS NEW YORK CITY. Like the city itself, we showcase the eclectic diversity and excitement of the independent arts world. We are an all volunteer, minority- and women-owned registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Visit http:/winterfilmawards.com for more information!

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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 Feature Film “Klaws” [New York, NY] #casting #filmcrew

Posted May 12, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: This is grindhouse/horror/arthouse film that positions itself as a “1975 Texas Chainsaw Massacre style” completely independent flick. The story surrounds an ancient cult within the christian religion that predicts the rise of an antichrist. The film largely takes place in isolated countryside.
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Casting Call for Short Film [Harlem, NY] #casting

Posted May 10, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: Proof of concept for a CHOOSE-YOUR-OWN-ADVENTURE series…

When Layla decides not to get married on the day of her wedding–then gets into an accident–an unusual day with numerous possibilities begins. Though how this day will end depends entirely on our characters’ choices… choices made by the viewing audience!
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Casting Call for Feature Film “Ground Control” [New York, NY] #casting

Posted May 8, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: The ghost plane of St Exupéry flies over a mysterious Corsican beach; He wants to go back to New York where he left his lover Sylvia and his manuscript. Four young actresses want to write and make together a film about St Exupéry and Sylvia Hamilton with the music of David Bowie. They embody the positive American youth of today with all the beautiful ethical issues. They are inventive, crazy, energic, romantic, passionate. Then they will disturb all Manhattan to support their project.
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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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Casting Call for Short Film “San Candelo” [New York, NY] #casting

Posted March 20, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: Aida’s boyfriend brakes up with her but she and will do anything to get him back, even Santeria. But once she gets what she wants, she decides to not keep her end of the bargain.
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Crew Call for Board Game Video Shoot [New York, NY] #filmcrew #casting

Posted March 16, 2017

We seek a director, DP and video editor to work with us on a very simple project. This is an in-house shoot of a small group of actors playing a board game, which is not for showing. In this test shoot we are examining various shooting ideas and techniques we wish to use in our professionally produced on-line serialized production under development. The shoot will require at least one preproduction and postproduction meeting. The shoot will take two or three hours to complete. There is no script and involves a cast of professional actors playing a board game together for the first time. The actors play themselves throughout. This shoot is also an opportunity to meet and explore future work together.
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Crew Call for Short Film “The Program” [New York, NY] #filmcrew #casting

Posted March 4, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: A man devises a unique “program” to control his alcohol addiction — but will it work in the long-run?
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Casting, Crew and Location Call for Short Film “Fotog” [New York, NY] #casting #filmcrew #filmlocation

Posted March 3, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: Fotog is a story about a struggling photo journalist who spirals into madness becoming a vicious murderer after suffering rejection upon rejection for not achieving enough realism in his work. Virgil, our antagonist, is the quintessential loner who secludes himself from most of reality. Alexa, our protagonist, is somewhat on a personal vendetta after she is brutally beaten and raped. Being victimized by two men, she evolves into a warrior-like state swearing that women will no longer be victimized by men…
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Crew Call for Web Series “That Sketch Show” [Old Saybrook, CT] #filmcrew #casting

Posted February 28, 2017

That Sketch Show is a sketch comedy web series written and produced by NYC writers, Mary Corigliano and Sloan Brettholtz. Both women have trained with the Upright Citizens Brigade, and are ready to show off what they’ve got.

That Sketch Show is a series of sketches that highlight the oddities in our world that no one else seems to pick up on. From that person that always gets too into board games, to outdated recycling videos, this show really hits it all.
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Casting Call for Short Film “Walking with Spirits” [New York, NY] #casting

Posted February 10, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: Set in the 1700’s. Native Americans are dying because of the contact with colonists.
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Winter Film Awards 6th Annual Indie Film Festival Feb 23-Mar 4 2017 NYC #WFA2017 #WFASoDiverse #filmfestival

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Posted February 6, 2017

Winter Film Awards Is New York City. Like the city itself, we showcase the eclectic diversity and excitement of the independent arts world. Winter Film Awards is proudly one of the Top 10 Best Reviewed Festivals on FilmFreeway.

Winter Film Awards 6th annual Indie Film Festival runs Feb 23-Mar 4 in NYC with a jam-packed schedule of 88 films of All Genres — Free Discussion Panels —$5 Matinees —Bloody Thursday All Horror All Day — Daily Screenings of fantastic films and lots of Free Parties. Gala Red Carpet & Awards Ceremony to be held @Club230Fifth (230 Fifth Ave) Mar 4 8-11PM.

Among the awesome films you can see at Cinema Village in the heart of Greenwich Village (22 East 12th Street, New York, NY 10003), is a diverse mixture of 11 Animated films, 8 Documentaries, 11 Feature narratives, 10 Horror films, 12 Music Videos, 24 Narrative shorts and 7 Web series, including 12 student films and 33 first-time filmmakers. Filmmakers come from 30 countries; 42% of the films were created by women, 45% were created by people of color.

Hollywood might ignore women and people of color, but Winter Film Awards celebrates everyone! #WFA2017 #WFASoDiverse.

* Tickets on sale now! http://2017wfa.eventcombo.com/
* Opening Night Filmmaker’s Reception & Kick-Off Party …. Feb 23 8-11PM … FREE
* Screenings All Day …. February 24 – March 2
* Cocktail party with Cinematcher – try out the newest app called “the Tinder of Film Casting” …. Feb 27 6-7:30PM … FREE
* Film, Identity and Space: Indie Iranian Films Discussion …. Feb 28 6-7:30PM … FREE
* Getting Financing for your Indie Film Discussion Panel …. Mar 1 6-7:30PM … FREE
* Understanding Legal Issues for Indie Filmmakers Discussion Panel …. Mar 2 6-7:30PM … FREE
* The Casting Process – Discussion Panel & Networking Party …. Mar 3 6-9PM … $5
* Awards Ceremony & Gala Red Carpet Party … Mar 4 8PM-2AM … Club230Fifth … FREE

Winter Film Awards beautiful official 2017 Festival artwork was designed by renowned artist and Professor Viktor Koen from the School of Visual Arts in NYC.

Visit www.WinterFilmAwards.com for tickets, schedule and details

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Seeking Editor for Short Film “The Program” [New York, NY] #filmcrew #casting

Posted February 5, 2017
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Casting Call for Short Film “B-Side” [New York, NY] #casting

Posted February 2, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: “B-side” is an experimental poetic narrative that shifts in time from one moment to another. Through the longing of artistic realization, the narrative follows the dreams and delusions of a starving art student with New York City as its backdrop. Time lost, time gained and time rudimentary all feed into the delusions of an artist faced with his ultimate reality.
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UPDATED Casting Call for Dog Food Chain Commercial [New York, NY] #casting

Posted February 2, 2017
Updated February 3, 2017

PLOT SUMMARY: Nordic blonde woman singing (yodeling) towards a field. A few dogs are shown responding to the sound of the song, then running in her direction. Dogs will be seen running past her, into their owners arms.
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Crew and Location Call for Short Film “Things I Wish I Told You Before” [Weehawken, NJ] #filmcrew #filmlocation #casting

Posted November 25, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: This short film follows the main character when he makes his decision to commit suicide. It then reflects on the effect that his decision has on his loved ones: the ones that he loved the most and the ones that love him the most. Not a student film.
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Casting, Crew and Location Call for Short Film “LUNCH” [New Jersey / Manhattan NYC] #casting #filmcrew #filmlocation

Posted October 25, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: Meet Maggie, she’s a horror novelist during the week living in a high-rise apartment in downtown Manhattan, NYC. Her only escape is visiting her Grandma in the suburbs of her old neighborhood in New Jersey where she spends one quiet day out of the weekend having lunch with her Grandma. She is stalked by the city’s most wanted homicidal rapist with a victim count of twelve this month and is followed back to her grandma’s for an evening lunch when the killer shows up as a TV Repairman, he is in for the surprise of his death.
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Casting Call for Short Film [New York, NY] #casting

Posted October 21, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: An affluent family of four is taking a sentimental vacation in a swamp. They end up in a hot, claustrophobic cabin with pesky mosquitoes. The vacationeers try to have a good time despite the tense circumstances.
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Extras Casting Call for Feature Film “The Garden Left Behind” [New York, NY] #casting

Posted September 24, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: The Garden Left Behind follows Tina as she navigates her transition, her relationships with her grandmother and her boyfriend, and living and working as an undocumented immigrant in New York City. Over the course of the film, Tina finds a supportive community in her friends from The Royal Washers, a fictional trans-advocacy group that meets in a local laundromat.
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Open Casting Call for Visual Experience Project [New York, NY] #casting

Posted September 23, 2016

We’re looking for actors and actresses for an upcoming visual experience project. This will be the first installment of our experiment series, we’re planning to make it an ongoing project, if you’re interested in working on project that approaches filmmaking on a different way and working with people that think out of the box, don’t hesitate to apply, all are welcome.
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Crew Call for Short Film “Carney (Portrait of A Fashion Designer)” [New York, NY] #filmcrew #casting

Posted September 19, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: Biography of Fashion Designer from the 1970’s.
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Casting Call for Feature Film “Love, Fear and Life in Between” [New York, NY] #casting

Posted September 5, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: A story about teenage/young adult love, dreams and aspirations and overcoming the difficulties of life to pursue them.
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Crew Call for Web Series “Skitzophrenics” [New York, NY] #filmcrew #casting

Posted September 4, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: Sketch web show
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Casting and Crew Call for Short Film “Sivvy” [Princeton, NJ] #casting #filmcrew

Posted August 28, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: A troubled girl named Sivvy goes on a trip to find the angel that she believes spoke to her in a dream. What she finds instead is the chaos that is youth: freedom, lust, sex, and drugs. In the most unlikely places, she finds love, friendship, and herself along the way.
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Casting Call for Feature Film “The Garden Left Behind” [New York, NY] #casting

Posted August 23, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: The Garden Left Behind follows Tina as she navigates her transition, her relationships with her grandmother and her boyfriend, and living and working as an undocumented immigrant in New York City. Over the course of the film, Tina finds a supportive community in her friends from The Royal Washers, a fictional trans-advocacy group that meets in a local laundromat.
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Casting and Crew Call for Short Film [New York, NY] #casting #filmcrew

Posted August 23, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: This film explores female sexuality. A girl lose her virginity to whom she thought she was in love with. However, he leaves her and she has to cope with both her losses.
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Casting Call for Short Film “BURNT SUGAR” [New York, NY] #casting

Posted August 21, 2016

SYNOPSIS: The lives of four drug addicts in the tri state area intersect on a journey to get clean.
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Casting Call for Web Series [New York, NY] #casting

Posted August 20, 2016
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Casting Call for Feature Film ‘The Expediter” [New York, NY] #casting

Posted August 16, 2016
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CALL FOR ENTRIES | 2017 Winter Film Awards Indie Film Festival | Early Deadline Sep 1 #WFA2017 #WFASoDiverse #filmfestival

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Posted August 14, 2016

Winter Film Awards showcases emerging filmmakers from all genres from around the world, with a special emphasis on highlighting the work of women and minority filmmakers.

Submit your latest work now and take advantage of Early Bird Rates! Early Bird Deadline September 1 – Regular Deadline October 15 – Late Deadline November 15

The Winter Film Awards Independent Film Festival (WFA) announces a Call for Entries for its 6th Annual celebration of independent film, to be held February 23 – March 4, 2017 in New York City. Filmmakers from around the world will travel to NYC to attend the Festival’s full week of film screenings and industry networking after-parties, which will conclude with a glittering awards ceremony to be held on March 4, 2017 in the luxurious Empire Room at Club 230 Fifth, one of NYC’s premier nightclubs.

The rapidly growing Festival – which was recently voted one of the TOP 20 BEST REVIEWED FESTS on FilmFreeway – seeks a diverse collection of creative indie films from NYC and worldwide in all genres – ranging from narrative features to short films, from documentaries to animation, and from music videos to web series and horror films. Outstanding work will be awarded for each category, along with Best Director, Best Actor/Actress, Best Original Score, Best Student Film and the NY Perspectives Award for best depiction of the New York multi-cultural experience. For the 2016 Festival, 86 films from 26 countries were selected for screening, including 40% made by women, 40% made by people of color and 26 first-time directors. Works of all genres, forms, and lengths are considered for Festival screening.

Independent filmmakers from around the world are invited to submit films online via FilmFreeway at https://filmfreeway.com/festival/WFA

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Crew and Location Call for Short Film “5;3-4” [Bronx, NY] #filmcrew #filmlocation #casting

Posted August 8, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: Harley, an escort for an undercover vigilante service, learns that her new client is an old tennis coach who raped her. This puts Harley at a crossroads with wanting to overcome her past, while not letting it hinder her relationship with her madam and the other escorts.
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Casting Call for Music Video “Universal Valentine’s Day” [New York, NY] #casting

Posted July 26, 2016

Looking for musicians and actors to play in a short film for St.Valentine’s day but with a different perspective on the holiday. The goal of the film to focus not on relationships but on Romanticism as a whole and Universal love, so that this holiday would be for everyone.
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Crew Call for Short Film “Frazetta Tribe Tribute” [New York, NY] #filmcrew #casting

Posted July 18, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: With a quality of substance that he would feel honored by the objective here is to give a video tribute to Frank Frazetta. We are presenting some of Frank’s mastery and style to not only his thirsty fans but to people who have never heard of him or seen one of his drawings.
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UPDATED Casting Call for Feature Film “Taming Time” [New York, NY] #casting

Posted July 6, 2016: reposted with updates

SYNOPSIS: In the urban metropolis of New York City, seven friends embark on a hallucinogenic experiment, discovering the complexities in which their lives reflect onto one another, as they transcend into established adulthood.
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Celebrate Diversity in Film! 6th Annual Winter Film Awards 2017 CALL FOR ENTRIES #WFA2017 #WFASoDiverse #filmfestival

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Posted July 5, 2016

INDIE FILMMAKERS … do you have an awesome film? WINTER FILM AWARDS announces a CALL FOR ENTRIES for the 2017 Indie Film Festival to be held Feb 23 – Mar 4 2017 in NYC. We seek diverse, fresh voices and creative indie films from emerging filmmakers in all genres – feature length and shorts, narrative fiction, documentary, animation, horror, web series and music videos. Submissions deadlines: Early-Sept 1, Regular-Oct 15, Late-Nov 15. Visit www.WinterFilmAwards.com for more information!

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Casting Call for Short Film “The Program” [New York, NY] #casting

Posted July 1, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: A highly focused and successful young professional rejects conventional 12-step approaches and develops a unique routine to overcome his alcohol addiction — but can his program work in the long term?
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Casting and Crew Call for Short Film “The Program” [New York, NY] #casting #filmcrew

Posted June 22, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: A highly focused and successful young professional rejects conventional 12-step approaches and develops a unique routine to overcome his alcohol addiction — but can his program work in the long term?
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Casting, Crew and Location Call for Feature Film “Taming Time” [New York, NY] #casting #filmcrew #filmlocation

Posted June 3, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: In the urban metropolis of New York City, seven friends embark on a hallucinogenic experiment, discovering the complexities in which their lives reflect onto one another, as they transcend into established adulthood.
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WFA 48-Hr Film Challenge June 3-5 2016 NYC $13K+ Prizes #48hourfilm #filmmaking

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Posted May 13, 2016

WHAT CAN YOU DO IN 48 HOURS?
WINTER FILM AWARDS 4TH ANNUAL 48-HOUR FILM CHALLENGE | Over $13k in fantastic prizes! | June 3-5 2016 NYC

Winter Film Awards challenges you to create a 4-7min short film in a specified genre, tagline and prop in just a single gonzo weekend! Select a film genre out of a hat, then write a screenplay, assemble props, costumes and actors, rehearse, shoot, score and edit in just two days. Screening and Awards at Holland House the following week!

The prizes for the Challenge are amazing! Best Picture winner receives a $7500 prize package from AJA Video Systems, including an incredible AJA CION 4K/UHD and 2K/HD Production Camera plus accessories!

Additional prizes from B&H Photo & Video, Jungle Software, A&S Comics, BleuStorm , Brooklyn Zoo NY, Cyberlink, Modern Pinball NYC , Pole Position Raceway, Lucky Strike Bowling, Scented Secrets, Sleep No More, Sonic Yoga, Watson Adventures, and more fantastic stuff!

Visit WinterFilmAwards.com for details!

Casting Call for Feature Film “Stray” [New York, NY] #casting

Posted March 27, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: A feature-length film that explores the relationship between a trio of two estranged sisters and a lesbian lover with a knack for the uncanny. In an effort to find closure upon learning about the passing away of their mother, the three embark on a road trip that certainly takes their relationship for a spin. “Stray” is a dark comedy that explores the beauty and possibilities of relationships without fear of not adhering to the “norm.”
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Casting and Location Call for Feature Film “BANJO” [Manhattan, NY] #casting #filmlocation

Posted March 25, 2016

PLOT SUMMARY: The film is a musical story of the journey of Chris -a student studying music in an American college and a group of boys playing the Banjo (which is a musical instrument popular in Mumbai). Chris by chance hears the sound of the Banjo and comes all the way to India/Mumbai to find this group of boys & the Banjo.
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UPDATED Casting and Location Call for Short Film “The Other Brother” [Bronx, NY] #casting #filmlocation

Posted March 24, 2016: reposted with updates

PLOT SUMMARY: Don is a stand out high school athlete who has the world by the balls. One day that all changes when he faces a life threatening aliment. His life falls apart more when he finds out the family that raised him isn’t his. Ann, an anxious mother of a son, sees his story on the news and becomes eerily enamored with him.
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