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Updated April 26, 2021

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Crew Calls

Casting Calls

Workshops


CREW CALL: Uncle Scott TV is seeking Crew for independent feature film DARK LOVE scheduled to shoot in May 2021 in Houston. Synopsis: A young believer finds herself immersed in her first real-world experience as a victim of narcissistic abuse.  Based on a true story. Crew Needed: Assistant Director, Cinematographer, Audio Engineer/Sound Mixer, Camera Operators 1 & 2. Positions are Paid (low budget). Please submit resume/reel/inquiries to kathrose234@gmail.com 

CREW CALL: Faith Productions is seeking Crew for short film YOU SAID scheduled to shoot April 27-29 in Houston. Synopsis: Sasha, an amazing  African American songwriter, finds herself. Despite her parents' (especially her dad's) repeated attempts to dissuade her, she moved out West to pursue her dream of songwriting. It was going okay for awhile, but the last few months have been rough, and LA is not cheap. COVID has dried up even the side hustles she was working to keep the lights on. Staring at her own fear of failure, it feels like God has let her down. Crew Needed: Cinematographer, Editor. Positions are Paid (low budget). Please submit resume/reel/inquiries to faithproductions@gmail.com

CREW CALL: J-50 Entertainment is seeking CREW for Ultra-Low-Budget, SAG-AFTRA, faith-based, feature film "The Prodigal Son", scheduled to shoot in Houston in April 2021. Crew Needed: Script Supervisor (Non-union), Gaffer (Non-union), First Assistant Camera (Non-union), and Digital Imaging Technician (DIT) (Non-union). Positions are Paid, low-budget independent film rates. Please send resume/reel/inquiries to creatingfilms7@gmail.com

CASTING CALL: Blisíma is seeking Cast for short film OVER THE CAUSEWAY scheduled to shoot in May 15-18 in Galveston, TX. Synopsis: Victoria, a jazz musician from Galveston, TX decides to leave the island to chase her dreams of making music. As she prepares for her departure, the small town becomes aware of her decisions and questions her motives. Cast Needed: Supporting Role, Female ages 35-60yo, Black or Latina preferred. Role is Paid. To schedule a Zoom audition or for more information please submit headshot/resume/reel/inquiries to Pablo.welcomefilm@gmail.com

CASTING CALL: Blast! Films is casting a show for a major US network that follows the lives of "Overlanders". Are you traveling America in a 4x4, RV, truck, bus, or van? Are you migrating across America searching for artifacts and treasures? Or maybe you are designing and selling your clothing line from the back of your truck? Blast! Films is casting across America for experienced nomadic truck-loving off-roading adventurers and their wheeled tiny homes. This exciting new TV show will feature seasoned adventurers who are currently or about to embark on a life on the open road capturing the off-beat and extraordinary situations unique to you and your truck. If you are a trucking pioneer and turned their back on suburban living, making money on the road and traveled to where very few have ventured before; we want to hear from you. For complete information and to apply visit https://www.blastfilmscasting.com

CASTING CALL: Elmore Vision Entertainment is seeking Featured Extras and Extras for GUTTER feature film scheduled to shoot in Houston April 16th thru May 2nd. Synopsis: After a lifetime of poverty, GUTTER realizes that the only way to survive in this world is by embracing the drug infested environment around him. Roles: RED (Featured Extra)- 20-30yo, Indigenous/Mixed Ethnicity/white female, beautiful, fit & curvy like J Lo, Kim Kardashian, or Amber Rose, popular lady of the night (hooker); LADIES OF THE NIGHT - 18-35yo, females, all ethnicities, these ladies may be cast in scenes for the EXTRAS role of street walkers, club goers, drug buyers/users or friends; ARMED GUARDS - 18-40yo, all ethnicities male or female, employees of Lady Jay the Drug Boss; EXTRAS - role for armed guards providing security for Jay City, Lady Jay's drug warehouse, workers packaging or selling drugs to users.; MEN OF THE NIGHT - 18-35yo, male, all ethnicities, these men may be cast in scenes for the EXTRA roles of pimps, club/party goers, drug buyers/users or friends.; ORDERLIES - 25-40yo, male or female, all ethnicities, two orderlies that work in the rehabilitation center that Jewel will be admitted. Roles are Unpaid. Let production know days of availability between April 16th - May 2nd and send current headshot/body shot/resume/reel/inquiries to gutterthemovie@gmail.com

CASTING CALL: Faith Productions is seeking Cast for short film YOU SAID scheduled to shoot April 27-29 in Houston. Synopsis: Sasha, an amazing  African American songwriter, finds herself. Despite her parents' (especially her dad's) repeated attempts to dissuade her, she moved out West to pursue her dream of songwriting. It was going okay for awhile, but the last few months have been rough, and LA is not cheap. COVID has dried up even the side hustles she was working to keep the lights on. Staring at her own fear of failure, it feels like God has let her down. Cast Needed: Sasha - black female 20s, MUST BE ABLE TO SING, struggling to keep the faith to hold it together. Role is Paid (low budget). Please submit headshot/resume/reel/inquiries to faithproductions@gmail.com

WORKSHOP: Join Southwest Alternate Media Project (SWAMP) on Tuesday April 27th, 7:00P (CST) on Zoom for chat with Producer and Author Chris Fenton. Chris Fenton served as president of DMG Entertainment Motion Picture Group and GM of DMG North America, internationally orchestrating the creative and business activities of DMG—a multi-billion-dollar global media company headquartered in Beijing. He has produced or supervised twenty-one films, grossing $2 billion in worldwide box-office, and packaged sixty-three others. As an author, Fenton chronicled much of that work in FEEDING THE DRAGON: Inside the Trillion Dollar Dilemma Facing Hollywood, the NBA, & American Business. Free to attend. Please RSVP on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/467814181206599 or join on Zoom https://www.swamp.org/events/swamp-virtual-salon-with-producer-and-author-chris-fenton

WORKSHOP: Acting Coach Crystal Martinez presents 2021 Tips From the Pros on Acting In-Person/Zoom Hybrid Workshop on Sunday, May 2nd 9:00A - 5:00P. The purpose of the workshop is to give actors relevant tips that can be applied immediately to their careers to help them develop a career path and achievable goals. Special guest speakers include Casting Director Beth Sepko, Agents from Pastorini Bosby/Spark Talent/Boysen Talent, Publicist Nina Hargis, DP Larry McKee, and more. For complete information and to register please visit https://www.theogac.life/