Sarasota County Film & Entertainment Office

Production Calls

  • 11/07/17
  • CASTING CALL for CouplesOCTOBER FILMS, production company behind award-winning shows such as Outrageous Acts Of Science, Barbarians Rising, and Dangerous Borders to name a few, which also produces a wide range of programming for both sides of the Atlantic including factual, high-quality history, current affairs, factual drama and of course entertainment programming for all the leading US and UK networks such as Discovery, BBC, TLC, National Geographic, MTV, Lifetime, BBC, Viceland etc. is producing "a new landmark medical documentary series around COSMETIC SURGERY, where we follow COUPLES who are engaging in a journey of change and self-discovery." They seek "romantically linked couples aged 21-55 who want to undergo physical transformations together for a new makeover TV series" - visit website to apply: WWW.COSMETICCASTING.COM Note: Applicants must appear to be within the age stipulated, a legal resident in one of the 50 states of America, have health and dental insurance, not be recovering from any surgeries or illnesses, and must not need to lose more than 40 pounds.
  • 10/25/17
  • CASTING CALL for Mom/Dad/2 teensProduction company shooting a lifestyle series of shots of people enjoying decks, pools, and docks made with moisture shield products. There are NO LINES. The family: Mother, Father, two "kids" (actors 18-20 who look younger), for a November 2nd shoot in Seffner FL. The family celebrates a graduation with dinner on an outside deck. Pay $120/day. Total buyout (internet only). At this time there is no travel pay included. Contact LISA at: (Direct) 678.895.5790 [email protected]
  • 10/13/17
  • Free movie screening, The Favorite 10/13Film, TV, Web, and all other Production professionals, digital media students and teachers, Media of all kinds: YOU'RE INVITED! Friday October 13th , 6:30 PM interview with the screenwriter/filmmaker Luke Bernard, followed by a screening of the movie "The Favorite" at the Manatee Performing Arts Center, 502 3rd Ave W, Bradenton, FL 34205. RSVP IS REQUIRED - call or email: Monica Luff, Executive Assistant, Bradenton Area CVB / Film Commission, (941) 729-9177 Ext. 3944 - [email protected]
  • 10/13/17
  • The Arts Mean Business! Event 10/26Thursday October 26th, 11:30 AM, at Michael's on East, is "The Arts Mean Business Luncheon" -- here's the link if you want to attend: Copy & paste it in your browser and check it out! Featured speaker will be Randy Cohen, Vice President of Research and Policy for Americans for the Arts. The luncheon is a part of the twelve-day long fall celebration of arts and culture by the Arts and Cultural Alliance called InspireSarasota!.


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