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Call for entries- Green Mountain Film Festival

(Union & Non-Union)

We are excited to announce that we are now accepting submissions at the Green Mountain Film Festival! We are accepting films in the following categories: Features, Documentary, Animation, Vermont, Student Shorts, and Professional Shorts.
The Green Mountain Film Festival is entering its 18th year. We are located in Montpelier, VT and the festival takes place March 20-29, 2015.
More details about our submission process can be found on our website http://www.gmffestival.org/ or at https://filmfreeway.com/festival/GreenMountainFilmFestival

Contact Details: Rachelle Murphy Focus on Film/ Green Mountain Film Festival 802-262-3423 gmffestival@gmail.com Website

Extras - April 6th - 8am to 4pm in Central Sq., Cambridge, MA

(Non-Union Only)

Seeking extras for a film shoot for "Burning" (theburningfilm.wordpress.com). Shoot will be in Central Sq from 8am to 4pm. Lunch will be provided. To learn more about the film, check it out on Facebook (facebook.com/burningashortfilm) or Kickstarter (http://kck.st/1Dl0VNa) and to learn more about the director visit her website (rebmadpictures.squarespace.com). Email TheBurningFilm+Central@gmail.com with headshot, interest, and include whether or not you've ever been on set, and whether or not you are 18+. Thanks!

Contact Details: Rebecca RebMadPictures TheBurningFilm+Central@gmail.com Website

Haunted House Horror Feature Seeks Male Actors

(Non-Union Only)

American Horror Films Productions seeks two male actors for upcoming feature horror film "Hollow Children". Both men to be part of a paranormal investigation team in the film.
Age Range: 40-60
Average build
Unique look a plus
Knowledge of the paranormal a plus
Please send headshot and resume and contact information.

Contact Details: Mark Patrylak American Horror Films Productions LLC. N/A americanhorrorfilmsproductions@yahoo.com Website

CASTING FOR PAID :30 COMMERCIAL SPOT: Save Your CEO-Fire

(Union & Non-Union)

CASTING FOR PAID :30 COMMERCIAL SPOT: Save Your CEO-Fire
CASTING: Multiple roles, looking for experienced talent that is expressive and can convey comedy without dialogue: CEO (John O'Hurley Type), Employees (Fortune 500 demographic, all genders and nationalities, ages 25-45), Firefighers (Fit, rugged)
LOCATION: Boston MA
TIMES: Submission Deadline: April 3rd, 2015, Production Time: 1 Day Shoot, Mid-April
COMPENSATION: $200-$500, depending on role
CONTACT: Email DBenedetti@ramp.com with resume, headshots, and reel or links (if available)

Contact Details: David Benedetti, Producer Ramp DBenedetti@ramp.com Website
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Interview with VCFA Founding Faculty Chair and Filmmaker: Laura Colella

By Catherine Stewart
Laura Colella

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 educator and filmmaker, Laura Colella

1st AD needed for one or two days of shooting April 4 & April 6

(Union & Non-Union)

Seeking a 1st AD to help manage a shoot for short indie film on April 4th (and April 6th if available). The scene has about 20 extras. Shooting in Kendall Sq., early morning to 4pm. Learn more about the film (www.theburningfilm.wordpress.com) and the director (www.rebmadpictures.squarespace.com) and email TheBurningFilm@gmail.com with interest. Thanks!

Contact Details: Rebecca RebMadPictures theburningfilm@gmail.com Website

Grips Needed for April 6th shoot in Central Sq

(Union & Non-Union)

We need a few extra grips for our April 6th shoot in Central Sq. 8am to 4pm for short indie film. Small amount of compensation + meals and credit. Email TheBurningFilm@gmail.com with interest and experience. Thanks!

Contact Details: Rebecca RebMadPictures theburningfilm@gmail.com Website

Makeup Artist - March 29 & April 4, 6, 11, 12 - Paid

(Union & Non-Union)

Seeking a makeup artist for short indie film shooting March 29 & April 4, 6, 11, 12. Small amount of compensation + meals and credit. Please send an email with interest and experience to TheBurningFilm@gmail.com

Contact Details: Rebecca RebMadPictures theburningfilm@gmail.com Website

Extras - April 4th - 12pm to 4pm in Kendall Sq

(Non-Union Only)

Seeking extras for a bar scene in short indie film April 4th from 12pm to 4pm. 18+. Please email TheBurningFilm+Extras@gmail.com with a recent photo and include whether or not you've worked on a set before. Thanks!

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

Seeking MAKEUP ARTIST for short film

(Union & Non-Union)

Seeking Makeup Artist for low budget short film. The film fundraised through Kickstarter and is ready to go into production at the end of March. Shoots through mid-April, over the course of 5 days. Looking for someone who can do makeup for lead roles. To learn more about the film, visit theburningfilm.wordpress.com and to learn more about the director and her previous work visit rebmadpictures.squarespace.com. Please email theburningfilm@gmail.com with interest.
Thanks!

Contact Details: Rebecca RebMadPictures theburningfilm@gmail.com Website

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

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.”

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 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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Writers for NewEnglandFilm.com

(Union & Non-Union)

NewEnglandFilm.com seeks writers for filmmaker interviews, event profiles, tech pieces, and more. As a writer for NewEnglandFilm.com, you will gain valuable writing experience and build a strong collection of clips. Many of our writers have continued on to become editors and writers at some of the best national and local publications from MovieMaker Magazine to The Boston Globe. Fill out an application at http://newenglandfilm.com/about-us/writeforus.htm or contact editor@newenglandfilm.com.

Contact Details:

FREE TEAM REGISTRATION Boston Indie Mafia Wicked Film Challenge

(Union & Non-Union)

Yes, that's right, Boston Indie Mafia has dropped filmmaker registration fees from the first annual Wicked Film Challenge!
FREE? WHATS THAT ABOUT?: https://www.facebook.com/BostonIndieMafia/posts/371347419734359
REGISTER: http://www.bostonindiemafia.org/wfc-registration
JOIN A TEAM: http://www.bostonindiemafia.org/wfc-join
Registration closes Saturday 3/21

Contact Details: joseph Bouvier Boston Indie Mafia BostonIndieMafia@gmail.com Website

Feature Horror Film Seeks Cast and Crew

(Union & Non-Union)

American Horror Films Productions, seeking multiple cast and crew members to join for filming this spring on their feature film "Hollow Children".
Cast:
Seeking to fill the following roles-
Grandmother character (60-75) (Female)
1940's Housewife (35-45) (Female)
Priest (25-50) (Male or Female)
Police Officer (40-50) (Male or Female)
Phillip (25-30) (Male)
Email your resumes/head shots to Stephen Marchessault at americanhorrorfilmsproductions@yahoo.com. Subject line put what role you are seeking. Rates will be discussed after casting.
Crew:

Contact Details: Stephen Marchessault (Casting) Mark Patrylak (Crew) American Horror Films Productions LLC. americanhorrorfilmsproductions@yahoo.com Website
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Casting Call - "Racing The Sunrise" - Emerson College BFA Thesis Film

(Union & Non-Union)

Shrader, a young woman living in a man’s world, is forced to choose between taking care of her family and escaping the life she’s always known.
Written and Directed by Amy Russo
Produced by Max Friedlaender, Caitlin Langan, and Emma Doherty
Director of Photography: Evan Yee
Production Designer: Liv Honer
SHRADER: 16-20, Caucasian, female - Spirited tomboy. Pseudo-mother to her sisters. Role includes partial nudity and sexual content.
VINCE: 18-22, Caucasian, male - Shrader’s love interest. Incredibly charming.

Contact Details: Amy Russo Emerson College 9089380970 racingthesunrisebfa@gmail.com Website
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Casting for Lead Roles in Short Film

(Non-Union Only)

Seeking actors for two lead roles in short film (see theburningfilm.wordpress.com to learn more about the film).
MEREDITH - 20s to early 30s. She is intense, trying hard to save a broken relationship. Actress must be able to convey inner turmoil. Actress must be okay with smoking (either cigarettes or an herbal, legal equivalent).
JASON - 20s to early 30s. He is repeatedly unfaithful, but still has to come across as sympathetic at times. Actor must be okay appearing in boxers in one scene.
To apply, please send your headshot and resume to TheBurningFilm+Casting@gmail.com

Contact Details: Rebecca RebMadPictures Website
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Seeking LOCATION MANAGER for Short Film

(Union & Non-Union)

Seeking Location Manager for short film by RebMadPictures. 10 minute short drama. Locations we'd need are a bar, an apartment, a movie theater, and a convenience store.
Learn more about the film here: theburningfilm.wordpress.com
There's a link to our kickstarter page there as well to learn even more.
We're shooting the last weekend in March and first two weekends of April.
Please email RebMadPictures+LM@gmail.com with your interest and rate.
Thank you!

Contact Details: Rebecca RebMadPictures Website

Seeking Film Website designers for upcoming documentary project

(Union & Non-Union)

A short documentary project currently in post production is seeking a professional website designer to design and build their film website. Documentary is being produced by a non-profit and directed by an award winning filmmaker.
If interested in applying, please reply with a online PORTFOLIO and/or resume with links to websites you have designed. Only entries that meet these requirements will be considered. Thank you!

Contact Details: Gauri ipsgoldproductions@gmail.com

Redefining Film Education: Up Close with VCFA Film Faculty Members

By Sky Barsch
Terence Nance from VCFA

Sky Barsch interviewed faculty at the Vermont College of Fine Arts about their current work -- from visual effects to documentary films -- and about how the unique program at VCFA challenges a new generation of filmmakers.

Affordably Rent RED Cameras + Professional Filmmaking Equipment in New England

(Union & Non-Union)

The world of digital cinema is a constantly shifting landscape, why buy when you can rent the latest in filmmaking technology at a fraction of the price. Red Fox Rentals makes it easy by offering pre-packaged deals and custom kits that not only perfectly fit your production, but more importantly, your wallet.
Scarlet Mysterium-X (PL/Canon/Nikon Mounts)
Red Pro Zoom 17-50mm f/2.8
O'connor 1030HD With 35L Sticks + Spreader
Wooden Handheld Rig
Red Touch 5.0 Monitor
Marshall 7inch Monitor Kit
Orange Tangerine Mattebox
(3x) Switronix V-Lock Batteries
4 Bank Switronix Charger

Contact Details: Max Collins Red Fox Rentals 7815705012 maxcollins@redfoxrentals.com Website
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Screenplay Wanted

(Union & Non-Union)

Screenplays Wanted
Need a video trailer for your script?
Our sponsors and our staff will review screenplays of interest. The sponsors select which screenplays they are willing to fully support. We produce the video trailer at no cost to the screenplay writer.
The Author's rights to their screenplay remain unchanged. Only, and only with Author's consent, the screenplay will be produced into a video trailer and set to broadcast in our Youtube channel. (http://youtu.be/va1G03hDzu4)

Contact Details: Alicia Herrera Blue Box Production Group scriptsubmissions@blueboxproductiongroup.com Website
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Casting: FEMALE Middle Eastern Actors: HR Video, Pay $150

(Non-Union Only)

We have a Boston company producing an HR internal training video, and they are looking for FEMALE Middle Eastern actors.
This will be in English and shown in Dubai.
Pay: $150 / appx one hour
If interested, please send info and headshot.
Thank you.

Contact Details: leo anthony abmg audition@asianboston.com Website

Call for Entries - 13th Annual Boston Cinema Census - Regular Deadline Feb. 28

(Union & Non-Union)

Central Productions is hosting the 13th Annual Boston Cinema Census at the Somerville Theater in Davis Square on April 2. For the past 13 years the BCC has provided an intimate and entertaining way for local filmmakers to present their work to a film loving audience in a theatrical setting. Films presented at the BCC each year span the interests of narrative, documentary and experimental film. It is a vehicle for regional filmmakers to demonstrate their place in the local filmmaking community and an opportunity for audiences to experience current trends in local filmmaking.

Contact Details: Central Productions Central Productions 617-642-7292 overduefilms@gmail.com Website
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Casting: Male Middle Eastern Actors: HR Video, Pay $150

(Non-Union Only)

We have a Boston company producing an HR internal training video, and they are looking for
​male ​Middle Eastern actors.
This will be in English and shown in Dubai​.
Pay: $1​50 / appx one hour
If interested, please send info and headshot.
Thank you.

Contact Details: leo anthony abmg audition@asianboston.com Website

2nd Casting: Experienced Actress for Online Boutique Video Presentations, PAY $1,000

(Non-Union Only)

There is an online boutique looking for a experienced actress for their upcoming tutorial videos.
Description:
Age: 18 to 30
Friendly personality
Ability to act
Duration: One Day
Audition: Tuesday February 24th, 2015
Boston, MA
Please send...
Full Name
Phone
1 head shot
2 or more full body shots (showing legs: lingerie or bikini with high heels preferred)

Contact Details: leo anthony abmg audition@asianboston.com Website

Interview with VCFA Student and Emerson Faculty Member Rachelle Dermer

By Catherine Stewart
Rachelle Dermer

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 photographer, filmmaker, student (and teacher) Rachelle Dermer.