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Independent Production begins shooting this weekend in Framingham still Needs Talent

(Union & Non-Union)

Crime Drama needs actors, multiple roles for Framingham shoot. Need heavy set or muscular 20 or 30 year old to play gang member. Also, need Actress in 20's for large speaking role. Please respond as soon as possible for more information.

Contact Details: Website

March 29th & April 2nd Hostess/ Serving Popcorn and Candy

(Non-Union Only)

Dark haired hostess (Black or Brunette) wanted to serve scoop popcorn and candy for guests on March 29th and/or April 2nd for corporate events in Boston. Requirements: Attractive, dark hair, 5'6-6', age range: 19-30. You don't have to be thin, but slender and toned body type is preferred. Must be on-time, dependable and have an outgoing personality. $75-$90 depending on person.Please send contact information including phone, images, etc. Decisions will be made by quickly. Thank you

Contact Details: Craig Sutton Craig@Eventgo2guy.com

Photographer Needed for Film Shoot

(Union & Non-Union)

Seeking a photographer to take behind-the-scenes photos on set. April 4, 6, 11, 12. Experience preferred. Please email interest and link to work to TheBurningFilm@gmail.com
Thanks!

Contact Details: Rebecca RebMadPictures theburningfilm@gmail.com Website

ATTENTION! EXTRAS NEEDED FOR FITCHBURG STATE STUDENT FILM!

(Union & Non-Union)

EXTRAS OF ALL AGES NEEDED FOR SURPRISE BIRTHDAY PARTY SCENE.
The scene will take place on March 29th. The location is 131 Perham Street in West Roxbury. Shooting will take place in the afternoon through the evening. Call time is at 2PM. For more information please contact: jnegron@student.fitchburgstate.edu
STORY:

Contact Details: Jose Negron Fitchburg State University jnegron@student.fitchburgstate.edu
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Independent film shooting in Framingham, MA. needs Talent ASAP

(Non-Union Only)

Crime Drama needs actors, multiple roles for Framingham shoot. Need heavy set or muscular 20 or 30 year old to play gang member. Also, need Actress in 20's for large speaking role. Please respond as soon as possible for more information.

Contact Details: casting.agent@yahoo.com

Seeking Actors as Tour Guides for Boston TV & Movie Sites Tour

(Union & Non-Union)

On Location Tours Boston is seeking extremely outgoing, energetic, personable actors that can play someone in their 20's or 30's to work as a tour guide for our Boston TV & Movie Sites bus and walking tours.
Stand-up comedy, singing, and improv experience a plus. Perfect part time work for those looking to share their knowledge of Boston Movie trivia and experience with local productions.
Approximately two shifts per day 2-3 times per week May - October. $80.00 per tour shift, plus tips. Shift is approximately 3 hours long.

Contact Details: Jenny Gomeringer On Location Tours 212-683-2027 jobs@onlocationtours.com Website
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Actress needed for secretary role in upcoming 3/21 film shoot!

(Non-Union Only)

We are looking for a female performer, aged 23-35, to play a secretary type for a brief clip in a comedy feature film. Shoot will be on the afternoon of Saturday, March 21st in Newburyport, Massachusetts, and should take roughly 1-2 hours. Let us know if you’re able to provide a video audition. Contact for more details.

Contact Details: Jim Heffernan Crazy Jim Films, LTD. crazyjimfilms@yahoo.com Website

Female Actress

(Non-Union Only)

Web Series Casting
Character (Charlotte) Student
Speaking Role
17-24
Caucasian
Location: Cape Cod (must have transportation)
Non-Paying Role

Contact Details: webseriescc@gmail.com

CAST/CREW CALL for Bowladrome Film

(Union & Non-Union)

CAST/CREW CALL for Bowladrome Film. Shooting in early April. Cambridge, MA
Age 17-22. Male and female. Selects available upon request.
Saturday 3/28/15 @ Emerson College. 2-6 PM
PROW Campus Center 117
Sunday 3/29/15 @ Harvard College. 2-6 PM
Sever Hall, 26 Quincy Street
Email bowladromefilm@gmail.com or tomwaddick@gmail.com with questions.

Contact Details: Tom Waddick bowladromefilm@gmail.com

Casting Call for Student Short Film—Female Leads Needed

(Non-Union Only)

Production Title: "The Video Underground"
Director/Contact: Jess Dickson
Audition Date and Location: Saturday 3/21, From 12-3pm at Sever Hall, 5th floor conference room, Harvard Campus (near corner of Quincy St. and Broadway).
Shooting Info: Tentatively 4/3 and 4/4 late evening in Jamaica Plain, Boston
Film Synopsis: A Sci-Fi convention is taking place near a local video store. Things are not all that they appear to be. Drama and hilarity ensue.
Character Breakdown: Two female leads needed, both Nerd-Cool girls in their 20s. All looks/types encouraged to audition.

Contact Details: Jess Dickson Harvard University Student Film jessdickson@gmail.com
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"Get It Out" - ACTORS NEEDED for Boston University Student Film

(Union & Non-Union)

PRODUCTION TITLE: Get It Out
AUDITION DATE AND LOCATION:
Thursday, March 19th 4pm-8pm at Boston University College of Communication
640 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02115
Room: Studio East
Please bring headshot/resume
SHOOTING DATES AND LOCATION:
4-5th of April
Boston
SYNOPSIS:
“Get it Out” is the story of a pedophile fighting will all of his strength not to become a predator. This get’s much more difficult when JR is invited into a business client’s home. Ultimately JR makes the right decision.
CHARACTER BREAKDOWN:

Contact Details: Marina Grasso (Producer) mpgrasso@bu.edu
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Mass Production Coalition Advocacy Update

By Massachusetts Production Coalition

Massachusetts Production Coalition provides an advocacy update - your support is requested for the March 31st hearing about the Mass. film tax credit.

Feature Looking for Grip and Locations

(Union & Non-Union)

feature filming in Boston April 12-28, looking for Grip and PA. small pay for both. PA needs reliable transportation since they will be driving talent. gas compensations and pay. Also looking for locations . 1. church basement or similar for AA meeting 2. bar with small stage for comedy club. small stipend for location. prefer boston or just outside boston in greater boston area. contact cinephile11@comcast.net

Contact Details: walter stone Website

Interactive Documentary Filmmaking: An Interview with Allison Otto

By Catherine Stewart
Allison-James-web.jpg

Fellow female filmmakers discuss work, life, and more in this new series, Females in Film. For this installment, NewEnglandFilm.com writer Catherine Stewart talks with travel documentarian, Allison Otto about interactive documentaries that she says "encourage the user to actively engage in--and contribute to—the shaping of the story.”

Writing for Purgatory - Casting age: 12-20 (looks around 14)

(Non-Union Only)

Desmond: An angsty fight-the-system teenager who reflects the protagonists early life.
Contact: writingforpurgatory@gmail.com

Contact Details: Lucie McCormick writingforpurgatory@gmail.com

Casting for Daughters - Emerson Student Short Film

(Union & Non-Union)

CASTING CALL
Looking for Priest and Mourner roles and extras for a funeral scene
Actors will be compensated for travel expenses and food will be provided on set
Casting time:
Tuesday 3/17, Wednesday 3/18, and Thursday 3/19 evening at Emerson College. Will work around your schedule. Skype audition OK.
Shooting Friday, March 27th 9-5pm in Beacon Hill (not required entire time)
Email daughtersfilm@gmail.com for sides.
Roles:
PRIEST (male, 50-70 y.o., speaking role)
Kind man with a calculated and sympathetic voice.
MOURNER (female, 40-60 y.o., speaking role)

Contact Details: Leonard Alcid 206-910-7094 daughtersfilm@gmail.com
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Open Casting Call for short film!

(Union & Non-Union)

We are a couple of college students casting for our exciting new short film!
This is an unpaid job, but we will provide food during shoots AND a copy of the film for your reels. The film will be shown at a public screening in April which can be great publicity for the actors. We will be shooting April 3-5 in the greater Boston area.
We are looking for actors interested in auditioning and are opening the casting call to all ages and genders. We will probably use only adults, however.

Contact Details: Mariana Tufts University mbsquaredproductions@gmail.com
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SEEKING: New England actors for Independent Feature Film, 'YEAR BY THE SEA'

(Union & Non-Union)

Casting call for YEAR BY THE SEA, a feature film based upon Cape author Joan Anderson's NYT best-selling memoirs, starring (in alphabetical order):
KAREN ALLEN
MICHAEL CRISTOFER
CELIA IMRIE
S. EPATHA MERKERSON
Seeking New England locals to fill multiple roles. All ages, genders, and ethnicities encouraged to submit.
Filming on Cape Cod April 8 through May 1.
To be considered, please visit:
www.yearbythesea.com/casting.html
Appointments required,
Cape Cod Auditions: Saturday, March 21
Boston Auditions: Sunday, March 22
casting@yearbythesea.com

Contact Details: Katja Zarolinski Jacob Ford Year By The Sea Casting N/A casting@yearbythesea.com Website

Cast & Crew needed: Be part of something new!

(Non-Union Only)

MAD Z Productions is searching for talent for it's latest project: "Koko Blayze: Undead Killer". This project will be a combination of live action web series and comic book. We are looking for actors, crew, writers, artists and musicians. This will be on ongoing series, so long term acting commitments are expected. Web series will be primarily shot in Western Mass beginning in May. Looking for reliable, hard working individuals who want to be a part of something new.

Contact Details: Dave Zagorski MAD Z Productions casting@madzproductions.com Website
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Seeking Extras for Film Shoot in Cambridge, MA

(Non-Union Only)

Seeking extras for a film shoot. Details below:
April 4th
Kendall Sq
12pm-4pm
The shoot is inside a bar. Extras will be in the background playing pool or talking to each other and pretending to drink. Crew is very professional and has worked in the industry for 5 years. It would be a fun day! And we'll make sure to send the link to the film along when it's done.
Please email TheBurningFilm+Extras@gmail.com with a headshot and include whether you have experience working on set or not. Thanks!

Contact Details: Rebecca RebMadPictures TheBurningFilm+Extras@gmail.com

Seeking Visual Effects Coordinator for Futuristic Short Film

(Union & Non-Union)

Looking for professional who is passionate about Sci-Fi to embark with us on this university project. I will need you to create and oversee relatively simple visual effects on a short film "Cure."

Contact Details: Luiza Justus 9174289032 lujustus@gmail.com
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Seeking Sexy Females for Late Night Horror Show

(Union & Non-Union)

A new late night horror tv show that will be seen on Cozi tv (WFMP BOSTON) beginning in May is looking to add female members to the cast. The show will be aired in 2.5 million homes in the New England Area. Though the position is unpaid it does give you the opportunity to be seen and become a recognizable face on New England television. There's no nudity, dress for the part is sexy semi-revealing. Lots of fun guaranteed. No drama please..email us and send pics to creepstv@outlook.com for more info.

Contact Details: Corey Creepstv creepstv@outlook.com

SEEKING MUSIC: For SPY movie to be posted online in APRIL. (GENRE: Metal, Goth, Industrial, Electronic, Ethereal, Vocals).

(Non-Union Only)

Back in 2005-07 I made this Spy flick, FRIGGEN CROWE. With no budget, it's not the best thing, but the effort is there, and multiple talents helped make it possible. -Only now have I been able to Re-Edit this Independent Flick. It already has a score, all sequences shot, and is currently going through post edits. SYNOPSIS: Year 2026, nothing's changed. But Agent Nick Random, he seeks a change in his mundane espionage life. He sets out to kill four rogue agents, in turn, changing his life. I need something Dark, Industrial, Goth, Electrical, Metal, Ethereal...

Contact Details: Derek Dark Rebel Films dark_cretin@hotmail.com Website
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The Hunt

(Union & Non-Union)

PRODUCTION TITLE: The Hunt
DIRECTOR/CONTACT: Oliver Shahery
Contact Jenna Selzer (jselzer@bu.edu)
AUDITION DATE AND LOCATION: Thursday, March 19, 4:00PM-8:00PM
Boston University
College of Communication (640 Commonwealth Ave)
Room 321
*Email headshot/resume and bring to audition.
UNION OR NON-UNION: Both
SHOOTING DATES AND LOCATION: Saturday, April 18 and Sunday, April 19
Location TBA
SYNOPSIS:

Contact Details: Jenna Selzer jselzer@bu.edu
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Governor threatens to axe the Mass film tax incentives, but is an all-or-nothing approach smart for the state?

By Nick Goroff
Shelbourne Falls, Massachusetts, the site of filming for The Judge. Photo credit: https://flic.kr/p/fgLMsa

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has recently put forward a proposal to end the film tax incentive program, garnering a contentious response from supporters and critics of the incentives. While the debate may currently be playing out like political football, it would appear that an all-or-nothing fiscal absolutism may not be a winning strategy for either side... Plus, take action to express your views on the issue to the decision-making politicians.

INDEPENDENT FILM IN PRODUCTION NEEDS TALENT ASAP

(Non-Union Only)

Crime Story needs talent age ranges 20's and 30's. Locations locked in. Please respond ASAP. must have transportation, some experience, and availability for the next few weekends.

Contact Details: Casting.agent@yahoo.com

Looking for film student who want to make a short

(Non-Union Only)

I am looking to do a short film that is somewhat a long form video, maybe 20 mins or so with music intertwined but tastefully and specific. I have the story, a great deal of locations and the talent that would be needed, but I am looking for someone that is interested and wants to have a great piece of work for either a class project or for their portfolio.

Contact Details: Laurent smecast@gmail.com dlselfmade@gmail.com

The Goddess' Fireflies

(Union & Non-Union)

My name is Meredith. I am a film/video student at Massachusetts College of Art and Design looking for an actress in my short film entitled "The Goddess' Fireflies" (working title).
It is an adaptation of an Indian children's story called "The Gijjigadus and the Fireflies." It's a charming fantasy about nine sparrows who visit a goddess, Devuda, in search of a source of light for their babies at night. The solution comes with the light of the fireflies. A very uniquely styled story.
Character Description:

Contact Details: Meredith Lane melane@massart.edu
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Emerson College MFA Project

(Union & Non-Union)

I am a producer of an MFA short movie/dream sequence, that strongly relies on visuals such as: production design, make up, and costumes.
We are in need of:
Gaffer and Electrician
Make-up artist
Production Assistent
Please e-mail me stating the positions you are applying for.
I can e-mail you the script and answer any questions you might have about the project.
Thank you!

Contact Details: Ivana Dedic 6176972266 ivanadedic27@gmail.com

Seeking VIDEO EDITORS and ASSISTANT VIDEO EDITORS

(Union & Non-Union)

We are looking for VIDEO EDITORS that are team players, follow directions, and have the ability to elevate the footage they are working with. Obviously if you’re an editor you should have strong story tellings abilities. Editors that are always trying to push the envelope and try things that are unconventional and interesting are certainly encouraged to apply.

Contact Details: Ryan Kavanagh Ryan@FromScratchTheShow.com Website
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