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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

Casting Actress 18-25

(Union & Non-Union)

Casting for a 18-25 year old female for my short film "Forest of the Dolls". Production will be on November 1st in Northborough/Marlborough, MA. This role will only require you to be on set for 1-2 hours. This is a PAID role and is non-speaking (silent film). Email me at jasonbwhittier@gmail.com if interested.

Contact Details: Jason Whittier jasonbwhittier@gmail.com

Casting Call for Dorito's Superbowl Commercial Contest

(Non-Union Only)

We are still looking to cast one more role for our Dorito's contest commercial. We need one female, early to mid twenties, blonde. The shoot is on Nov 2.
Thanks!

Contact Details: dguarino@gmail.com

10/25 - Background M/F Slender, Athletic, Medium looks Ages 17-35

(Non-Union Only)

Background needed on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25th in BARRINGTON, RHODE ISLAND to play military cadets to be trained in a flashback scene in Family Problems. Needed 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM. Ages 18-35, M/F, Slender/Athletic/Medium build. Must be able to move and do physical activity. UNPAID. NON-UNION ONLY. Directed with they CPG Training Group. Send headshot and resume. Please include "Background 10/25" in the subject line.

Contact Details: AP Casting 10/25 Angelwood Pictures angelwoodpictures@gmail.com Website

10/22 - Background: M/F Ages 18+ Cult Members (evening)

(Non-Union Only)

Seeking background to play masked cult members in Family Problems on Wednesday, October 22nd in MARSHFIELD, MA. Males/Female, any types, ages 18+. Needed from 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM. UNPAID. NON-UNION Only. Please send headshot and resume to e-mail provided below. Please specify in the subject line: "10/22 Background".

Contact Details: FP Casting 10/22 Angelwood Pictures angelwoodpictures@gmail.com Website

Distributors are looking for films Now!

(Union & Non-Union)

Distributors are looking for quality films for Digital Distribution Deals Worldwide. Contact Distribution Rep
Kevin DiBacco or visit our site for more Information.
Horror Films Wanted the most, But ALL genre's needed!
http://filmakerim.tripod.com/dfdistribution.html

Contact Details: Kevin DiBacco Website

Crew Call

(Union & Non-Union)

Burning Torch Productions is shooting a short film on November 1st in Northborough/Marlborough, MA. It will be a one-day shoot (7am to 7pm). We are in need of a few more crew members. Each position is unpaid (however, we will give you $25 for gas money). Obviously, food and drinks will be provided and credit on the film. We will also be shooting another short (2-3 day shoot) in December/January which is PAID, so we would like to have the same crew on both short films. The following positions are needed:
Gaffer
Grip
1st AC
Production Assistants

Contact Details: Jason Whittier Burning Torch Productions 7742679024 jasonbwhittier@gmail.com
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BACKGROUND 10/23 - Church Patrons (ages 14+, M/F, all types)

(Non-Union Only)

Background needed for FAMILY PROBLEMS on Thursday, October 23rd in Winchester, MA from 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM. All types, ages 14+, Males/Female. UNPAID. NON-UNION ONLY. Please send headshot and resume to e-mail provided.

Contact Details: FP Church Patrons Angelwood Pictures angelwoodpictures@gmail.com Website

Background: 10/18 - Athletic/Average sized Male, Ages 16-28

(Non-Union Only)

Casting heavily featured background actors to be walkers in the finale episode of "Lungs". We need more 16-28 male athletic/average sized actors to portray walkers on the famous Hope trail walking along or together in the scene. NON-UNION only. UNPAID. Need on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM in Barrington, Rhode Island (may not be needed the entire time). Please send headshot and resume to e-mail provided.

Contact Details: AP Casting Lungs Angelwood Pictures angelwoodpictures@gmail.com Website

DRACULA Gender Swapped Social Media Manager

(Non-Union Only)

Looking for someone who knows a bit about Social Media to help promote our Gender Swapped DRACULA movie on Kick starter right now
I am the writer and producer of the movie and the film has 23 days to go
Please be informed in things related to movie and horror movie in general.
Great job for a student but please be over 18
Please be on target and have great work ethic
If you have a resume please send it with your reply
If we get funded we will need a marketing person to help us with the film and you will get paid.

Contact Details: Chris 11 Car Pile Up Productions chrisdsav@gmail.com Website

Interview with Filmmaker Michael Fisher about "Attic"

By NewEnglandFilm.com
Michael Fisher

Filmmaker Michael Fisher presents a vision of crime in his understated and gripping psychological drama Attic, now screening as part of the 2014 Online New England Film Festival. Here, he talks about his inspiration for the film, the festival audience's reaction to the film, and his future work.

10/18 - Featured Background (Walkers) - M/F Ages 16+/Types

(Non-Union Only)

Casting heavily featured background actors to be walkers in the finale episode of "Lungs". We need actors to portray walkers on the famous Hope trail walking along or together. Ages 16+, M/F all types (preferably athletic/average build-types). NON-UNION only. UNPAID. Need on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th from 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM in Barrington, Rhode Island. Please send headshot and resume to e-mail provided.

Contact Details: AP Casting Lungs Background Angelwood Pictures angelwoodpictures@gmail.com Website

SEEKING ACTORS FOR VIDEO

(Non-Union Only)

Seeking actors for Kickstarter video for film "Cured". This video will be used to raise money for the film's production. Character descriptions are below.
LENNY - Male, 25-30, gay young man, young John Corbett type.
BENJAMIN - Male, 55-60, middle-class southern conservative.
KELLY - Female, 28-38, Evangelical Christian, Reese Witherspoon type.
BEVERLY - Female, 28-38, Kelly's friend, Sara Silverman type.
MOTHER - Female, 45-60, staunchly conservative, southern.
(Some roles are nonspeaking. Some will be improvised. Some are scripted.)

Contact Details: auditionsforcured@gmail.com
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Featured Background: M/F Ages 18+ Detectives, Perps, and "a Doctor".

(Non-Union Only)

This is a RUSH CALL for Males/Females 18+ to play detectives, perps, and we are also casting a doctor. This is for the web series "Family Problems". (If you have done background for Family Problems this is 2044 background.) Please send headshots and resumes to e-mail provided. NON-UNION ONLY. UNPAID. Filming TOMORROW 9/28 in Randolph, MA from 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM. If you are not available the entire day, let us know. We could still use you. Thanks.

Contact Details: AP Casting - 9/28 Background Angelwood Pictures Angelwoodpictures@gmail.com Website

Looking for Chinese (Mandarin) Speakers/Actors for Video Project, Pay $125

(Non-Union Only)

We have a Boston company producing an internal HR training video, and they are looking for Chinese (Mandarin) speakers, male and female.
Script is available.
Pay: $125, appx one hour shoot.
Shoot Location: Brighton
Shoot Dates: TBD
If interested, please sent your info and photo soon.

Contact Details: Leo Anthony abmg audition@asianboston.com Website

Looking for SPANISH Speakers/Actors (Latin-American) for Video Project, Pay $125

(Non-Union Only)

We have a Boston company producing an internal HR training video, and they are looking for Spanish speakers (Latin-American), male and female.
Script is available.
Pay: $125, appx one hour shoot.
Shoot Location: Brighton
Shoot Date: TBD
Please sent your info and photo soon.

Contact Details: Leo Anthony ABMG audition@asianboston.com Website

Casting: Child Role (age 5), Seeking Ages 5-7, Female, *BLONDE*

(Non-Union Only)

Casting: YOUNG LILLY; daughter of Detective Elliot in the web series "Family Problems". Actress has several actions, no lines. Must be BLONDE and Caucasian. Female, age 5-7. Filming in: Watertown, MA from 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM on Wednesday, October 8th. NON-UNION ONLY. UNPAID. Send headshot/resume to e-mail provided. Thank you.

Contact Details: FP Casting - Young Lilly Angelwood Pictures angelwoodpictures@gmail.com Website

Background: 9/28 - All Ages M/F

(Non-Union Only)

Background needed for the web series "Family Problems". Male/Female all ages, all looks needed as Church Patrons. If you have done background for Family Problems before you CANNOT submit. Please send headshot and resumes to e-mail provided. Non-Union. UNPAID. Filming in Randolph, MA. Call: 2:00pm - 5:00pm.

Contact Details: Church Background - 9/28 Angelwood Pictures angelwoodpictures@gmail.com Website

Background: M/F Age 30-40; Shooters (Randolph, MA)

(Non-Union Only)

We need two actors ONE male and ONE Female; age 30-40, to play masked gun shooters on Tuesday, September 16th in Randolph, MA. For the web series "Family Problems" from 4-7pm in Randolph, MA. Non-Union Only. UNPAID. Please send resume and headshot.

Contact Details: AP Casting Angelwood Pictures angelwoodpictures@gmail.com Website

Casting Call Youth Male Lead

(Non-Union Only)

American Horror Films Productions LLC. is hold an open casting call for the youth Male lead for our paranormal film, "Hollow Children", set to film spring of 2015, with promos to film fall/winter 2014.
Date: 10/11/14
Time: 12 noon to 4 pm
Seeking:
Young caucasian male
7-9 years of age
The film is a paranormal film based on the life of a family in MA, who's young son was followed, and harassed by spirits that dwelled in the family home.

Contact Details: Mark Patrylak or Stephen Marchessault American Horror Films Productions LLC. Americanhorrorfilmsproductions@yahoo.com
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FEATURED BACKGROUND: 9/21 Cult Members & Detectives Roles; M/F Ages 18+ needed 9/21 (Plymouth, MA)

(Non-Union Only)

Males/Female; all sizes/looks, Ages 18+. We need several background actors to play masked cult members & detectives on Sunday, September 21st in Plymouth, MA & Sagamore Beach, MA. NON-UNION ONLY. UNPAID. (All detectives will receive special police training from state troopers prior to the scene.) Everyone will be featured highly during the shoot. You may be needed the entire day. Please send in headshot/resume to e-mail provided. Please put in the subject line: "9/21 background". (If you have done Family Problems background before you can submit no matter the time period.)

Contact Details: AP 9/21 Background Angelwood Pictures angelwoodpictures@gmail.com Website

Casting: 1-DAY Athletic MALE actor Age 25-35, Family Problems (Filming 9/7)

(Non-Union Only)

Casting: The role of LANCE; a con who is blackmailed into helping; athletic build; MALE; age 25-35. Filming in Randolph, MA on Sunday, September 7th. ONE SCENE. A few lines. UNPAID. Non-Union Only. Send headshot and resume to e-mail below. Please add: LANCE in the subject line when submitting. Thank you.

Contact Details: AP Casting - Lance Angelwood Pictures angelwoodpictures@gmail.com Website

Industry News: September 2014

By Casey Stirling
A still from Guitar #1711 from the 2014 Online New England Film Festival

This month's industry news reports on local film awards, upcoming screenings (including the online screening of 42 films on NewEnglandFilm.com), the Mass Media Expo, and more. To report news, email news@newenglandfilm.com.

BACKGROUND: Call for MALE (age 40-55) on 8/31

(Non-Union Only)

Background: Male actor needed for featured background appearance in Family Problems on SUNDAY, August 31st in Rhode Island. Unpaid, Non-Union only. Please send head shot resume to e-mail provided. Please put "Man Driver" in subject line when submitting.

Contact Details: AP Casting Angelwood Pictures angelwoodpictures@gmail.com Website

Featured Background: Casting FEMALE (Age 25-35), YOUNG BOY (Age 4-5), ATHLETIC MAN (Age 25-35),

(Non-Union Only)

Seeking following roles to be highly featured in a scene for Family Problems on Tuesday, September 2nd 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM in BARRINGTON, RHODE ISLAND. BABYSITTER, female; age 25-35, YOUNG BOY; age 3-4, and JOGGER; male, athletic body; age 25-30. UNPAID. Non-Union Only. Please send head shot and resume to e-mail below when submitting. Please put role you are submitting for in subject line. Thank you.

Contact Details: AP Casting Angelwood Pictures angelwoodpictures@gmail.com Website

Crew Call for Biography Video

(Non-Union Only)

MainFrame Pictures seeks additional key crew positions for a filmmaker biography video for ROUND 2 (Top 200 Contestants) of Project Greenlight. Qualifying project (FOUNDERS DAY Concept Trailer) at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xx6CX4eP6vw
Specifically looking for:
-Sound mixer (with kit & two lavs)
-Key Grip
-1st AC
-Key PA
If your position is not on the list, but you are interested in working with us, please still submit at FoundersDayTrailer@gmail.com
Location details (more than likely central CT) are being worked out now and will be shared with confirmed parties.

Contact Details: MainFrame Pictures FoundersDayTrailer@gmail.com Website
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Background Actors Needed - CT - Monday Sept. 1

(Union & Non-Union)

MainFrame Pictures seeks background actors of all ages and types for a filmmaker biography video for ROUND 2 (Top 200 Contestants) of Project Greenlight. Location details (more than likely central CT) are being worked out now and will be shared with confirmed parties.
Shoot will probably be morning until evening on Monday, September 1 (Labor Day). Food and fun will be provided. Please e-mail with interest and availability.
www.FoundersDayMovie.com
www.ProjectGreenlight.com
Non-union/non-paid.

Contact Details: MainFrame Pictures foundersdaytrailer@gmail.com Website

CASTING ALL Ethnicities: Co-Hosts for Exciting New TV/Web Series!

(Non-Union Only)

We have created a new adventure TV/web series, The Adrenaline Series.
Attached is the promo and first released episode.
We are looking for many dynamic guest co-hosts (all ethnicities) for the episodes.
Upcoming segments include fencing, F1, monster truck, skydiving, mountain biking, and so on.
If you are a male or female with an outgoing personality and dynamic on camera, and you are adventurous, then we want you to audition!
The Adrenaline Series (TAS) Promo: http://youtu.be/t-7mWc067KQ
Parkour, Premiere Episode: http://youtu.be/m7M-3jJ1KWw

Contact Details: Leo Anthony ABMG audition@asianboston.com Website
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8/29 - Background Needed: Detectives/Admin Workers Ages 18+ M/F

(Non-Union Only)

Seeking all types, ages 18+ M/F to play detectives/admin workers on Friday, August 29th 9:30 AM - 9:00PM. FAMILY PROBLEMS. This is "2044 Background". (If you have done background before, "2044 only".) Unpaid. Non-Union Only. Filming in RANDOLPH, MA. Please send head shot/resume when submitting. Thank You.

Contact Details: AP Casting 8/29 Angelwood Pictures angelwoodpictures@gmail.com Website

Casting Call for short film

(Union & Non-Union)

We are casting for our upcoming short film "Forrest of the Dolls". It will be a one day shoot on Saturday or Sunday in October. It will most likely be shot entirely in Northborough, MA
This is a silent short film (5-10 minutes), so there are obviously no speaking parts. Here are the roles we're casting:
1) Savannah (mid 20s - mid 30s)
2) Jake (mid 20s - mid 30s)
3) Melanie (16-24 years old)
4) Sam (male - 16-24 years old)
5) Katie (8-10 years old)

Contact Details: Jason Whittier 7742679024 jasonbwhittier@gmail.com
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