GRIP NEEDED: Short Film The Lesson
August 9th, 2014
Short Film producer looking for a Grip. A stipend will be paid. Film shot on two weekends and one or two Fridays. Shoot will take place on August 9, 10, 15, 16, 17 in Saint Paul. This person will assist the DP with grip duties and other duties throughout production. A jack-of-all-trades willing to make thing happen as needed. Must be available for some pre-production and production meetings. To apply please send cover letter and resume to Al Justiniano at firstname.lastname@example.org.
EDITOR NEEDED: Short Film The Lesson
August 9th, 2014
Short Film producer looking for an experience narrative film editor. This is a paid gig. Film shot on two weekends and one or two Fridays. Shoot will take place on August 9, 10, 15, 16, 17 in Saint Paul. You will need to be present on set on certain key scenes. This person will assist the director in putting an edited film together the week after the completion of principal photography. Experience in editing, sound editing and underscoring the film needed. Must be available for some pre-production and production meetings. To apply please send cover letter and resume to Al Justiniano at email@example.com
CREW FOR FEATURE FILM
August 2nd, 2014
Non-union feature film "Blue Balloons," seeks crew for the following:
- Sound Recordist
- Key Hair/Makeup/Wadrobe
- Art director/set decorator
Shooting will take place on weekends in part of August and September. All roles are deferred pay and will receive copy, credit, and meals. The story raises awareness about cancer and caregivers and documents the impact of terminal illness on the lives of five family members. If interested, please send a resume and/or brief description of experience to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you.
PSA Looking for Actress (Minneapolis Area)
July 24th, 2014
Domestic Abuse PSA is looking for a woman in her early 20's to audition for the lead role in a short web based PSA. Please email with your current headshot and resume. This is a paid opportunity. New talent encouraged to audition.
Talent Showcase Directors Wanted
July 22nd, 2014
Modeling and Acting Training Academy is seeking EXPERIENCED MODELING, ACTING, AND SINGING COACHES to direct students who will perform in front of Industry Professionals in a Talent Showcase. Upon the successful conclusion of the Showcase there will be an opportunity for the right candidate to direct upcoming Talent Showcases in Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Minnesota, and New York. We are an internationally recognized modeling and acting school that has been in business for over 80 years. Our ideal candidate is a responsible, reliable, energetic and articulate person who has experience working with children from the ages of 4-24.
This is a part time job. Prospects must have reliable transportation, the ability to commit to a schedule and be available weekends. Share your experiences with others, have a great time, and get paid for doing it!
If you meet all of the requirements and wish to be considered for the position, please send me each of the following in the body of your email: a real-world work experience resume, an entertainment industry-specific resume, and a brief bio. Submissions that do not adhere to these guidelines and contain attachments will be discarded.
Sound Mixer & Boom Operator needed
July 17th, 2014
Short Film producer looking for a Sound mixer/Boom operator. Film experience a must. Small Stipend paid. To apply please send cover letter and resume to Al Justiniano at email@example.com
Set Designer/Set Dresser
July 16th, 2014
Short Film producer looking for a Set Designer/Set Dresser short film shoot this summer. Theater Set Designers are welcome to apply/Film experience a plus. Duties are not too complicated. Need to be present on set. Small Stipend paid. To apply please send cover letter and resume to Al Justiniano at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ATTENTION ALL STUDENT FILMMAKERS!
July 9th, 2014
Do you dream of working for an elite crew that has over 15 years experience in the industry? Do you want to support a grassroots humanitarian effort to build peace in our world through mass media? Do you dream of being involved in a travel television series? Then this is for YOU!
We are launching a Kickstarter campaign on July 9th, 2014 for the television series Soul Connection Adventure, and we are looking for ONE up and coming production creative to win a spot on our crew for the pilot episode. Skills we are looking for include: writing, editing, cinematography, audio, directing, promotion & marketing, social media, and producing. If you have one or all of these skills and you are a team-oriented creative that loves to learn and contribute, YOU could be the perfect fit.
A bit about the show: On a courageous adventure to connect with the soul of humanity, our passionate host, Michelle Ploog, dares to immerse herself in the lifestyle and spiritual practices of unfamiliar cultures.
The mission of Soul Connection Adventure is to connect people and celebrate humanity to inspire global change for peace and common good through inspirational, educational reality television programming. If this sounds like a series that you would love to be a part of, then please sign up to win a spot on the crew!
Contest Submission Directions:
1.Fill out the submission form at: www.michelleploog.com/putmeonthecrew
2.Make a video answering these 3 questions
a. Why do you want to work with Soul Connection Adventure?
b. What do you hope to learn from the crew and what skills do you hope to contribute?
c. Why do you feel the creation of Soul Connection Adventure is important for our world?
3. Post video to your personal YouTube page, and then to our Facebook page as well (further insrtuction are posted at www.michelleploog.com/putmeonthecrew).
Criteria we will be deciding from:
1.Passion for the project
3.YouTube views and audience influence
We encourage you to promote your video through social media as much as possible with #soulconnectionadventure and #michelleploog because we are looking for someone with social media savvy.
Submission deadline is August 9th!
Low paid/intern filmographer needed
July 7th, 2014
I am looking for a low paid intern to help me shoot six, twenty four minute pilots for release on PBS. Must have knowledge of shooting with DSLR/HD Video Recorder and a simple I-phone. Experiance with Cannon 5DII and editing with Final Cut a definate plus. Shooting will take place mainly over weekends in rural Minnesota. Plase send resume to me at:
Seeking Actors/Actresses (many roles)(indie film)
June 30th, 2014
Seeking Actors and Actresses for our feature film "Cinema 9" a ultra- low budget indie film.
We will begin shooting in September of 2014
The film is about how after a terrible car accident a young man named Fischer must must come to terms with himself and the obstacles in life. All while working his dead end job at a Minnesota movie theater. It falls in line with movies like The Breakfast Club, Garden State, and Swingers.
We want people that love movies.
Here are a few roles needed:
Gary(lead)- 6'- 1 and 6'- 4 playing 38-50
He is best described as a lovable, balding, overweight, movie theater manager with a goatee. A Peter Pan that forgot how to fly, but still takes care of his lost boys.(employees) He is a god at movie knowledge, loves movies, likes his job at the theater, but in the back of his mind his only regret is not pursuing a career in film.
Ian(lead)- 5'- 9 to 6'- 2 playing 19-25
He is a great friend but a goof off. He knows a lot… Sometimes. Likes to play. Wants to help his friends as much as he can, but doesn't really know how to deal with the hard talks. He is the guy that helps just by being around, but wants to do more.
Kyle- 5'- 9 to 6'- 2 playing 29-39
A lovable asshole. Say he hates people, his job, everything but deep down he is a good person and loves working at the theater.
Josh- 5'- 8 to 6'- 2 playing 25-32
Projectionist. Looks like he lives in the dark. Loves porn. Loves movies. Always has an opinion. He is the Robin to Kyle's Batman.
Steve (lead)- 5'-8 to 6' playing 18-23
He is the young fly stuck in the theaters web but instead of being eaten is converted and joins the rest of the employees at the madhouse that is the movie theater.
Ashley- 5'- 4 to 5'- 9 playing19-24
The girl next door that likes to punch you to express her feelings. Smokes cigarettes, beautiful with little to no make up on. Brunette/Auburn/Dark hair, messy, but clean. She is strong willed and independent but very much in love with Fischer(lead). Hates to see him so depressed but knows if he don't get his shit in order she's not waiting around.
Cellphone Customer- playing 30-40
A man on his cell while putting in his order at a movie theater. Self-absorbed.
Asshole Customer- playing 30-45
A father with no patience and no manners.
College Guys (1 through 5)- 5'-10 to 6'-3 playing 20-23
Five normal college kids, but for some reason are being stupid. They are proud that they are in college and are wearing the school's sweatshirts to prove it. They have been drinking but are not wasted. They just want to have a good time. Even if it means messing with everyone else's night. They end their night with a bang. (ALL featured, 3 with dialogue)
Jesus- 5'- 4 to 5'- 8 playing 19-23
The mexican Silent Bob, basically. He' s eccentric but actually quiet in-tuned to people. supports you but in silence.
Kelli- playing 18-23
Emo/ Goth attire. She wants attention but hates it when she gets it. Bisexual, and mousey. (makes out with another girl)
Zach - 5'- 8 to 6' playing 18-22
The guy you grew up with. The friend you will remember forever. Think Boy Meets World (Cory &Shaun). Zach is the upper class golden boy with a good head on his shoulders and big dreams.
all shapes and sizes. We need movie goers. Do this if you think it will be fun and know you will be respectful to the crew, the locations and other cast members. There will be little to no pay but you will be featured in the movie.
If you have questions you are welcome to ask.
writer of Cinema 9
Videographer/Editor Needed for Instructional Product Videos
June 10th, 2014
We are a local Minnesota business looking to create some awesome instructional and marketing videos to be used as product explanation demos posted on YouTube and our website and for other marketing efforts.
Qualified candidates should have good videography and editing skills. You should be able to think strategically and constructively about how to most efficiently and effectively create instructional videos that inform the audience of how a product works, how to install a product and how to make the product look easy to work with in fairly short videos, usually less than 5 minutes. The products being highlighted in the videos are new to the market, high tech and green solutions for electricians, low voltage installers, facilities managers, and residential home owners.
Opportunities will be on an as needed basis. This is a contract position.
All interested candidates should contact us via email at: email@example.com
If you have portfolio videos, please send links for those in the email as well.
Video Production Intern
June 2nd, 2014
Tree Trust is hiring a Video Production Intern!
Classification: (<=0.1 FTE) Part-time Temporary Seasonal Internship (summer)
Hours negotiable; 8-10 per week
Stipend: $500.00; plus mileage reimbursement
To support Tree Trust’s communications, outreach, and marketing objectives by creating short promotional and informational videos.
About the Organization
Tree Trust was created in 1976 to address two problems in our communities: the devastation of the urban tree canopy due to Dutch elm disease and the high unemployment and poverty rates for youth and adults at the time. We began combating these issues by hiring unemployed individuals and training them to plant trees and reforest the Twin Cities.
Since then, we have expanded to offer integrated employment training, case management, community forestry and environmental education programs.
Today, our mission is to improve the community environment by investing in people. Check out our current video at http://treetrust.org/about-us/
Essential Function: video creation
- Work with communications staff to develop video storyboards
- Gather footage throughout the summer at Tree Trust’s outdoor project areas
- Work with staff to write and record script
- Edit and create video into a final product
The successful candidate will possess:
- Interest in and proficiency with videography
- Knowledge of and experience with video software, video cameras, microphones, music, graphics, etc.
- Ability to edit and create a polished, final product
- Their own computer and video editing software
- Interest in youth development, environment, or employment-related nonprofits, prior experience a plus
- Strong interpersonal, oral and written communications skills
- Ability to prioritize tasks, work independently, and meet deadlines
This internship offer s start-to-finish video production experience, flexible hours, a great portfolio-builder, and the possibility of excellent references.
To apply, interested candidates should send resumes and representative video sample(s) to: firstname.lastname@example.org