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October 24, 2016

Let's say you're a filmmaker, and you've just posted your breakdown on a couple of casting websites.  And on the day that you book your casting room, your goal is to get as many actors as possible to turn out to ensure that you have the maximum number of choices possib...

October 22, 2016

We know self taping is becoming part of the fabric of the auditioning world.  In fact, when someone walks into a casting room, there is a good chance that an actor is stepping in to do a self tape, rather than introduce themselves to a casting director.  

But in th...

October 21, 2016

So you've just wrapped your short film, or feature film.  And you've just edited your production.  And it's great that you can now post a clip from your most recent work on your director's reel.  But your promotional effort should just be starting.  

Even...

October 18, 2016

With the advent of remote casting, and the popularity of casting directors all over the US requesting remote, video auditions from actors, the need to have a reliable place to consistently record quality self tapes is growing.  Historically, studios have charged upward...

September 30, 2016

So what do you do when you can’t make an audition, and when you’re prohibited from showing up to a casting room?  In the old days, actors would have to track down the contact information of a casting director so that they could first find out of the CD would accept a r...

September 27, 2016

If you’re a conscientious casting director that wants to be gracious to actors, and wants to give back to the community, here are some tips on how to be a good casting director:

1.  Post Your Sides

Before holding auditions in a casting room, be sure to always post your s...

September 26, 2016

So you’re in the market to rent casting space, but you’ve got a wide array of options.  Some rooms can be rented for a low as $8 hr- but what are you really getting for your money?

In the world of renting from casting facilities, buyer beware.  When renting casting room...

September 24, 2016

So let’s say you’ve just wrapped a project, and you’ve been fortunate enough to recruit actors and staff that worked for “deferred” pay, and your actors aren’t really expecting any form of payment at all.  What do you do?  Count your blessings that you were fortunate e...

September 23, 2016

Let’s face it- sometimes you just have to cast to type.  Sometimes you can only allow people in your casting space that look like they were out of central casting.  This is particularly true when you’re casting roles that represent conventional characters that have few...

September 22, 2016

Free casting rooms can be a lifesaver for indie filmmakers who are casting their projects on a budget.  You get to save money on casting and apply your money to other aspects of production.  You get access to a large database of actors to choose from, and in many cases...

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