Pennsylvania Short Screenplay Contest
The Greater Erie Film Office, a program of the Film Society of Northwestern Pennsylvania (FSNWPA), a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, is proud to debut its short screenwriting and filmmaking competition, in partnership with the Alzheimer’s Association – Greater Pennsylvania Chapter. The competition will be open to all residents of Pennsylvania. The theme will be memory and/or dementia. For more information download the press release here.
SAG-AFTRA Casting Notice - Philadelphia Feature Film "Creed"
Production: Creed - Feature Film
Contract: SAG-AFTRA Theatrical
Shoots: Jan. 26, 2015 through end of March
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Heery Casting is looking for Background players for MGM feature film, Creed directed by Ryan Coogler (Fruitvale Station) starring Sylvester Stallone and Michael B. Jordan. Seeking background performers able to portray men and women, age 18-70, all ethnicities.
Submissions: Please email a picture in .jpg format and a resume in .pdf format. Be sure to include the body of the email:
- Phone number
- Where you are located if your number is not a Philadelphia local area code
- SAG-AFTRA membership number (if applicable)
- Height, weight and all of your sizes
- If you have a car, include the make, model, year and color of the car.
Film, Media, and Content Creators Meetup Group
To join the Northeast Pennsylvania Film, Media, and Content Creators group; go to meetup.com, join for free or log into your account, search for film meetups, and join this group. Networking, film, media, and performing arts events are all listed as meetup opportunities. Meet colleagues in Northeast Pennsylvania and find out why the industry is growing rapidly in this area. Create new alliances to produce film, media, audio, shows, and all content. For more information go to meetup.com or contact Pocono Film.
There are several internships available year round in Theater Arts and Video Production. The Film Commission also has several unpaid internship positions open and will work with colleges to fulfill requirements for course or internship credits. Email the Pocono Film Commission for more information.
Intern work experience includes, cataloging locations, marketing to the film industry, video production work, and working with film projects that shoot in the Pocono Region. Must be 18 and have a valid driver's license and car.