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Looking for a Jail Scene

I’m currently working on a documentary which will re-create with actors the beginning story of how six addicts got into drugs.

My question to you is, we have to do a scene in a jail, but I’ve heard that it’s pretty difficult to get a permit to shoot there because of security issues. Is there any place in Sacramento that might have a room that could pass for a jail cell? There’s a short scene where one of the addicts is in his cell praying and it’s essential that he does this in what…


Added by Jennifer N. Martin on February 13, 2017 at 3:52pm — No Comments


I am so excited about the news that my screenplay FEARLESS has been accepted to the 22nd Annual Sacramento International Film Festival for the American Screenplay Challenge (Short) category!

With early detection, a diagnosis of breast cancer no longer guarantees a death sentence. Both the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation and the…


Added by Kelly Wittenberg on February 7, 2017 at 11:49pm — No Comments

Casting Feature Film - Apparition


Apparition- thriller/horror/drama, feature film – SAG Ultra Low Budget.


An APP designed to connect users with the departed sends a young woman and her friends to a castle with a horrific past, a past that may be an inescapable link to their destiny.

Shooting dates- March 6-28th, 2017  

Shoot Location- Ione,…


Added by Forcier Casting on February 3, 2017 at 7:17am — No Comments

Music composer desires an opportunity to "Create" Original background music for your Film.

I love music and desire to create something substantial with others such as film or similar medium. My goal is to find another person /group who is creating a project in film that would click with my own personal vibe.

Money is not what I'm about.  I'm about releasing my soul to create something meaningful. I don't want to be a "Rock Star". I am willing put the time in necessary to do this.

If you would like to discuss a project with me, e-mail me at or…


Added by Izzy Kilman on October 12, 2016 at 5:54pm — No Comments

2nd Saturday Art Walk June 2016

Your friends at California Film Foundation are always seeking the greatest entertainment opportunities. With our upcoming TAPPED and FASHION ON FILM competitions,  we are also seeking filmmakers to chronicle some of these experiences.…


Added by California Film Foundation on September 6, 2016 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Top 10 Tips to Keep in Mind When Producing a Corporate Video

Producing corporate videos is a means of driving revenue and telling stories that is still the backbone of many businesses worldwide. There is often the need to show new employees what they will be doing on the job, produce company profiles that have a mission statement and proposition or create…


Added by Blake Barnett on August 18, 2016 at 4:10pm — No Comments

"..the Performance will guide the direction "

First off__hats off to the editor of this episode of Alive n KickingTV by Jim Bailey

I merely direct the Live performances, Jim has to compile the Interview and live performances, insert titles,credits, etc...



Added by Daniel J. Lorenzo on July 30, 2016 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Looking for Actor/Model

Looking for someone who can look just like this photo and play a douchey european vibe. eurotrash_examplepic.jpg

email me:

Added by Joel Forrest on July 26, 2016 at 12:02pm — No Comments

CFF Visits The Voice Radio Station and Mike Lidskin of "Twirl"

Here at CFF we've always considered Community Media (including community radio) a very important part of a trans-media landscape and an informed and interconnected world. On July 9th CFF paid a visit to Access Sacramento's radio operation and chatted with Mike Lidskin of Twirl Radio. 



Added by California Film Foundation on July 14, 2016 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Mark S Allen talks to CFF

With the recent I Love Film Mixer, we had an occasion to see Mark S Allen at probably one of the lowest points in his professional life. Still, his style and grace proved what we already knew: He'd be back!

Now Mark has a new…


Added by California Film Foundation on July 7, 2016 at 2:00am — No Comments

#BeRobinTheMovie is coming to the Sacramento International Film Festival 2016!

Have you already heard about how Margaret Cho decided not to grieve the death of Robin Williams, a dear friend of hers, but to step up as well as encourage others to #BeRobin?

Well, #BeRobinTheMovie captures the energy and the enthusiasm of local SF/Bay Area musicians and performers busking, and the food/donations events throughout ground zero of the #BeRobin movement - on the streets of San Francisco!

See the …


Added by Kurt Weitzmann on March 11, 2016 at 12:17pm — No Comments

I'm looking for actors & actress for a film short project entitled "One Lost is Heaven's Gain"


                          CAST BREAKDOWNS - of One Lost is Heaven’s Gain

1. JOHN JERKINS -  father - African American male, - height five - nine or six feet tall, twenty five to…


Added by charley rice on March 8, 2016 at 1:25pm — 2 Comments

Dillon Schohr: A Pioneering Filmmaker With A Trilogy

It has taken me longer than it should've to post this wonderful interview with independent filmmaker Dillon Schohr; but finally, here it is. Instead of taking over some of his answers like some sites do, I have decided to make this piece purely his interview and all the links you need to become a well and deserved fan. Dillon and fellow friend and filmmaker Taylor Silk have created what they titled 'The Desert Trilogy' which are three short films that are beautiful, abstract and almost…


Added by Dillon Schohr on March 5, 2016 at 12:20pm — No Comments

Supermarket location needed in Sacramento area

Elation Pictures is seeking a market/supermarket. Size: must have at least 3 check stands. 4 or more better. Contact George at 916-640-5815.

Added by George Thomas Buttle on March 4, 2016 at 10:21am — No Comments

Corporate Video Production

Corporate Video Production is an important part of many video business’ bottom line. It is the “bread and butter” as we often call it and as an industry is one of the more…


Added by Blake Barnett on February 29, 2016 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Beyonce Half Time Superbowl

Added by California Film Foundation on February 12, 2016 at 2:27pm — No Comments

Cameraman w/own 4K, cinema style camera

Elation Pictures is seeking a cameraman with their own 4K cinema camera.

In development for a completion date for Mothers Day in May.

Would work for DP & Director.

$300, we will supply crew.

About a 2 day shoot, local area.

Of course no dates set yet.

Will also need a 3 to 4 axis electronic gimbal stabilizer.

We have a drone we will be using also.

Contact George Buttle at (916)… Continue

Added by George Thomas Buttle on February 6, 2016 at 2:25pm — No Comments

Freelance Crew & Camera Gear Database - Gear Gator

As a better way for us to organize our production resources we recently (Last Friday) relaunched an online database on our domain. When you get a chance please add your info & gear list to the site (If any).


Blake Barnett

Project Manager


CA 415-865-9811

WA 206-438-9788

TX 214-453-4868

Added by Blake Barnett on February 5, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments

A Glimpse of American Film Fair !


An American Film Fair organize every year with their own glitter..Let’s take a look at AFI. The American Film Institute (AFI) is a film organization that educates filmmakers and honors the heritage of the moving picture arts in the U.S. AFI is supported by private funding and public membership.


So, what is Frameline ? “Frameline” is a huge & nonprofit media arts…


Added by Glennis Shimaoka on January 20, 2016 at 1:10am — No Comments

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