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Casting Calls Announced From Tennessee Film

Casting Calls Announced From Tennessee Film
Thursday, February 07, 2013

Open Auditions for Short Film

NASHVILLE - Open Auditions:


Date:  Friday, 08 February 2013, 
Time:  4p-8p 
Where:  Watkins Film School 2298 Rosa Parks Blvd. Nashville TN 37228 
Contact:  E-mail [email protected] for a copy of the screenplay or additional information.


Production title: Change of Art Union / Non-Union: Non-Union Production Type: Independent / student / MOS Project length: Short Film (7 minutes) Project format: 16:9 HD Posted on: Thursday, 31 January 2013 Production location: Nashville, TN Production Company: Watkins Film School Producer: Michael Rolli Audition Location: Watkins Film School 2298 Rosa Parks Blvd. Nashville, TN 37228 Shooting Location: Nashville, TN Shooting Date: 09 March 2013 Email: [email protected]Compensation: Lead roles: $100 for 12hr principal photography and two 3hr rehearsals Extras: no financial compensation KEY DATES Open Auditions: Friday, 08 February 2013, 4p-8p Call Backs: TBD, if necessary Shooting Starts: 09 March 2013 Shooting Ends: 09 March 2013 Synopsis: Change of Art twists a well-known allegory in which a lonely artist sculpts his manic pixie dream girl and brings her to life, only to struggle to keep her happy.


Character Bios:
[BEAUTY] [GENDER: FEMALE] [AGE: early 20s] The Beauty is an energetic and kind young woman torn between the sense of obligation she feels toward her creator and her joie de vivre. [SCULPTOR] [GENDER: MALE] [AGE: 35-45] The Sculptor is a gentle but lonely, artistic genius struggling to balance his self-absorbed intellectualism with a primal need to love and be loved. [EXTRAS] [GENDER: ANY] [AGE: any age greater than 16]


Instructions: E-mail [email protected] to receive a copy of the screenplay, directions, or for any questions.


(posted 02/04/2013)



Saturday, February 2 from 9am-10pm

EAC's Heritage House Arts & Civic Center (1428 Jenkins Road, (map) Chattanooga, TN 37421)
***featuring five films and expert speakers on the theme of nonviolence: "The Interrupters," "Kinyarwanda," "Bully," "Erasing Hate," and "The Intouchables"—selected by the Nashville Film Festival especially for Chattanooga's "Season for Nonviolence." http://www.etix.com/ticket/venue-Soldiers-and-Sailors-Memorial-Auditorium--City-of-Chattanooga-tickets/1468.html to Reserve Your Tickets.


(posted 01/22/13)


TN Arts Commission Artist Fellowships

TENNESSEE - Tennessee Arts Commission Individual Artist Fellowships - Five Thousand Bones ($5000 Cash) 

This award provides fellowships to outstanding professional artists who live and work in Tennessee. No matching funds are required and no specific project has to be carried out with the funds. The Commission anticipates that each fellowship in FY2014 will be $5,000. In the coming year, the Tennessee Arts Commission may award up to two fellowships in each of the following discipline categories: 

Dance (Choreography) 
Design (Architecture) 
Literary (Fiction, Creative Nonfiction & Poetry) 
Media (Film/Video and Photography) 
Music (Composition) 
Theater (Playwriting) 
Visual Art (Two-Dimensional Work) 

Deadline for application is January 28, 2013. 

For further information, including IAF guidelines and application, visit the Commission's Web site atwww.tn.gov/arts or call the TAC at             615-741-1701      .

(posted 10/22/12)


"Nashville" Looking for Extras

"Nashville" the new ABC/Lionsgate series starring Connie Britton & Hayden Panettiere is looking for background extras. We are looking for people of all ages and any ethnicity. No experience necessary. Everyone is welcome to apply! 
The pay rate for extras is $64 for the first 8 hours and overtime for every hour after 8. 

If you' d like to apply to be an extra please email a current, color photo to [email protected] along with the following info: 
City, State 
Phone Number(s) 
Email Address 
Ht, Wt 
Shirt, Pant, and Shoe sizes 
Do you have a flexible schedule? 
Do you have any special abilities (ie dancing, play a musical instrument, etc)? 
Automobiles available: Model/Year/Color 

(posted 7/31/12)


Film Projects on the TN Film, Entertainment & Music Commission Website

Disclaimer: The State of Tennessee offers information on film projects as a service to the constituents of Tennessee. Film projects listed should not be contrued as an indication of the validity of a project.

(posted 3/8/12)