Current Opportunities

First Call: World Short Directors Awards

This is the first call for the World Short Directors Awards! The Festival recently opened again in FilmFreeway and is ready to receive submissions. ABOUT: The World Short Directors Awards film festival is dedicated to all directors, with specialization creating short film and documentary, and music video. There is no limitation of age or background...

Art of Me Story Competition 2020

The Art of Me Story Competition 2020 is now accepting submissions! Write a story and tell them…What is Power and Community? The winning story will be made into a film in your community by a professional director and film crew. If you need any help creating a story, fill out this Google Form, and Art...

Quarantine Funny Home Videos Event Seeking Submissions

The Quarantine Funny Home Videos event is looking for filmmakers! Cliffhanger Films is honoring Northeast Ohio’s healthcare workers and first responders with their upcoming Quarantine Funny Home Videos event in Spring 2021!  They are looking for local filmmakers who have made comedic short films during the coronavirus pandemic as a way to lift spirits and...

The Black List Script Partnership Opportunities

The Black List is partnering with organizations to highlight the very best unproduced scripts written by underrepresented voices. The 2020 Muslim List The Black List has partnered with the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) and Pillars Fund to create The Muslim List, highlighting the very best unproduced scripts written by at least one Muslim writer....

Roy W. Dean Film Grant Applications Now Open

` Apply now for the Roy W. Dean Grant! Deadline to apply is October 31st, 2020 Created to help independent filmmakers get their films started or completed, the final Roy W. Dean Grant of 2020 is now open for applications. Grant winner will receive $3,000 cash as well as approximately $28,000 more in film goods...

Diverse Voices Springboard Program

In Stage 32’s ongoing mission to discover new talent, they are thrilled to announce their First Annual Diverse Voices Springboard Program, a new program intended to highlight creatives from underrepresented background and underrepresented stories. Ten undiscovered writers from around the world will be chosen to be showcased to industry professionals using Stage 32’s online platform....

Holly Weird Film Festival Now Accepting Submissions

The Holly Weird Film Festival is now accepting submissions for the 2021 season! The Holly Weird Film Festival (HWFF), founded by Festival Director Jack Truman, celebrates independent films of all genres that feature a distinct vision, a unique voice, or an avant-garde challenge to what is expected or accepted. HWFF provides a venue for narrative,...

Safe Sets™ COVID-19 Level A Program

Safe Sets™ COVID-19 Level A Program Created by Safe Sets International This program is designed to communicate the most current health and safety information relevant to our community of filmmakers, producers, crew, and industry professionals. The materials have been sourced using reputable, science-driven resources and reviewed by medical experts. While information for this particular virus...

NBC Now Casting ‘TRUE STORY’

NBC, in association with Doron Ofir Casting, is looking for the greatest, funniest, most engaging, and unexpected true stories in America and the storytellers who experienced them. They’ll invite you to share your true story with hosts Ed Helms (The Office, The Hangover) and Randall Park (Fresh Off the Boat, Always Be My Maybe) and...

Want to blow up a building? Here’s your chance!

The apartment building located at 13800 Terrace Rd., Cleveland, OH 44112, needs to come down, and the City of East Cleveland wants to give the opportunity to a film or TV production who would like to demolish or destroy it for filming purposes. This opportunity is first-come, first-served. INTERESTED PARTIES, PLEASE CONTACT: Mayor Brandon L....