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Casting and Crew Call for Short Film “What does Forgiveness mean to you?” [Maryland] #casting #crewcall

22 Jun

Posted June 22, 2014

PROJECT TITLE: Working Title: What does Forgiveness mean to you?
CLASSIFICATION: Independent
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Short Film. This is a short documentary that is being shot as part of a weekend competition for the Producers Guild of America, Make Your Mark Contest.
FORMAT: HD
DISTRIBUTION: Director reel
PRODUCERS: Jonathan and Shayla Hebron, Brian Turner
WRITER: Shayla Hebron
DIRECTORS: Jonathan and Shayla Hebron
CASTING AGENT: Jonathan Hebron
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Uppity Noir Productions, Inc.
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: Saturday, June 28th, 2014 from 6:30 am to 11:30 am/2:30 pm to 6:30 pm
SHOOTING LOCATIONS: Centennial Park, 10000 Maryland 108, Ellicott City, MD 21042 / Rain Location: 7939 Ashford Boulevard, Laurel, MD 20707

LOGLINE:

What does Forgiveness mean to you? is a short documentary where 5 people tell their stories about their journey to forgive the greatest offense that was committed against them. Based on 5 pre-selected quotes, each person will explain how that passage applies to their story.

Forgiveness is the greatest gift you can give to yourself, thus healing your soul and lighting your path to a fulfilling life. So.. what does forgiveness mean to you?

CASTING THESE ROLES:

Asian male or female between the ages of 25-45

Caucasian male or female between the ages of 25-45

SEEKING THESE CREW POSITIONS:

Second camera operator (To operate Go Pro Hero and for set stills)

Sound operator (To assist with setting the Azden Smx10 Directional Stereo Microphone)

COMPENSATION: Non-paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, DVD copy, Snacks/beverages
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: Thursday, June 26th 2014
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: uppitynoirproductions@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS TO INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume, Snapshot okay, Demo reel link

OTHER NOTES:

This short is being shot as part of a competition sponsored by The Producers Guild of America and Cadillac where applicants are responsible for shooting, editing and submitting a 3-5 minute short film between Saturday, June 28th – Sunday, June 29th. The top 10 finalists will compete for a chance to produce a :30 second Cadillac TV spot that will air on film makings greatest night… the 2015 Academy Awards on ABC.

This short will also be in part of a kickstarter campaign to expand this documentary into a feature length film to be distributed among the festival circuit.

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

10 Mar

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.

Casting Call for Short Film “The Tomato” [Baltimore, MD] #casting

25 Feb

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Posted February 25, 2014: re-posted with updates

PROJECT TITLE: The Tomato
CLASSIFICATION: Student
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Short Film
FORMAT: HD
DISTRIBUTION: Director reel
PRODUCERS: Seungmin Hwang, Julia Pitch
WRITER: Julia Pitch
DIRECTOR: Miguel Mendias
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Maryland Institute College of Art & Johns Hopkins University
PRODUCTION COMPANY WEBSITE: https://www.facebook.com/thetomatothefilm
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: Late March
SHOOTING LOCATION: Baltimore, MD

LOGLINE:

The Tomato is a short film about prep school seniors who face conflicts concerning masculinity, relationships and religion.

CASTING THESE ROLES:

-3 caucasian males and 1 female to play high school seniors age 17-21
-1 “Mother” age 40-55
-1 “Priest” age 40-70
-1 “Nun” age 30-70
-One elderly couple as extras

COMPENSATION: Non-paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Snacks/beverages
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: 3/02/14
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: thetomato14@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS TO INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume
AUDITION DATE: 03/02/14 (Sun)
AUDITION START TIME: 12:00pm
AUDITION END TIME: 4:00pm
AUDITION ADDRESS: MICA Brown Building Maryland Institute College of Art 1301 W Mount Royal Ave Baltimore, MD 21217

Casting Call for Short Film “The Tomato” [Baltimore, MD] #casting

19 Feb

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Posted February 19, 2014

PROJECT TITLE: The Tomato
CLASSIFICATION: Student
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Short Film
FORMAT: HD
DISTRIBUTION: Public access
PRODUCERS: Seungmin Hwang, Julia Pitch
WRITER: Julia Pitch
DIRECTOR: Miguel Mendias
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Maryland Institute College of Art & Johns Hopkins University
PRODUCTION COMPANY WEBSITE: https://www.facebook.com/thetomatothefilm
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: Late March
SHOOTING LOCATION: Baltimore, MD

LOGLINE:

The Tomato is a short film about prep school seniors who face conflicts concerning masculinity, relationships and religion.

CASTING THESE ROLES:

-3 males (ages 17-22)
-1 female (age 17-21)
-1 “Mother” (age 40-55)
-1 “Priest” (age 40-70)
-1 “Nun” (age 30-70)
-1 “Waitress” (age 20-40)
-1 Choir Teacher (age 28-40)
-1 female/male “cute old couple” (ages 70-90)
-Extras (age 16-22)

COMPENSATION: Non-paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: 3/01/14
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: thetomato14@gmail.com
SUBMISSIONS TO INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume
AUDITION DATE: 02/22/14 (Sat), 02/23/14 (Sun)
AUDITION TIME: 02/22/14 (Sat) 1:00pm-5:00pm; 02/23/14 (Sun): 02:00pm-4:00pm
AUDITION ADDRESS: MICA Brown Building Maryland Institute College of Art 1301 W Mount Royal Ave Baltimore, MD 21217

Casting Call for Short Film “Refrigerator” [Annapolis, MD] #casting

4 Feb

Posted February 4, 2014

PROJECT TITLE: Refrigerator
CLASSIFICATION: Independent
STATUS: Non-Union
CATEGORY: Short Film
FORMAT: 16mm
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: 2-3 days at the end of February (Weekends)
SHOOTING LOCATION: Annapolis, MD

LOGLINE:

Two teenage boys prank call their neighbors and get more than they bargained for when they call the war veteran and convince him to kill his “spy” of a wife.

CASTING THESE ROLES:

Susan (60+)
Phil (60+)
Carl (High School looking)
Carl’s Friend (High School looking)
Steve (Male, Early 20’s)
Mr. Johnson (Male, Late 20’s-30’s)

COMPENSATION: Non-paid
OTHER COMPENSATION: Film credit, Meals
SUBMISSIONS DUE BY: February 8th, 2014
EMAIL SUBMISSIONS TO: daniellecdamico@gmail.com
AUDITION DATE: February 7, 2014
AUDITION START TIME: 12pm
AUDITION END TIME: 6pm
AUDITION ADDRESS: 11200A Gundry Lane Owings Mills, MD 21117

SPECIAL NOTES FOR AUDITION:

Contact daniellecdamico@gmail.com to schedule audition.

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