Archive: 2012

Looking to Complete the Journey to The Broken Continent

Posted on 12/10/12 by admin

As many of you know, we completed principal photography on The Broken Continent pilot this past September, the ambitious fantasy web series we’re producing with Ciscovaras Pictures and Cavegirl Productions. The team is busy working on editing the pilot, but we need help from you and about 70 other fine souls to help us raise […]

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Casting Notes #7: Processing all the Actor Submissions (For Filmmakers)

Posted on 10/17/12 by admin

This 20-part series, written by Team J’s Bjorn Munson, covers the lessons learned during the casting of The Broken Continent web series pilot in 2012. You can find the full Table of Contents in Part 1. This series is meant to help other independent filmmakers, primarily those who are casting a large ensemble (10+ speaking parts, multiple background actors, […]

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Book Review: To Be or Wanna Be by Sean Pratt

Posted on 10/05/12 by admin

(Note: Team J chief Bjorn Munson has had the opportunity to read a new book by a local author.  We’re including it here as it might be of interest to regular Stonehenge attendees, so don’t expect book reviews to become a regular feature.) I’m not sure what this bodes for the local theater and film […]

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Bonus Casting Notes (#6a): An Actor’s Casting Submission Checklist

Posted on 09/03/12 by admin

This 20-part series, written by Team J’s Bjorn Munson, covers the lessons learned during the casting of The Broken Continent web series pilot in 2012. You can find the full Table of Contents in Part 1. This series is meant to help other independent filmmakers, primarily those who are casting a large ensemble (10+ speaking parts, multiple background actors, […]

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Casting Notes #6: Responding to the Casting Notice (For Actors)

Posted on 09/03/12 by admin

This 20-part series, written by Team J’s Bjorn Munson, covers the lessons learned during the casting of The Broken Continent web series pilot in 2012. You can find the full Table of Contents in Part 1. This series is meant to help other independent filmmakers, primarily those who are casting a large ensemble (10+ speaking parts, multiple background actors, […]

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Casting Notes #5: Getting the Word Out (For Filmmakers)

Posted on 08/22/12 by admin

This 20-part series, written by Team J’s Bjorn Munson, covers the lessons learned during the casting of The Broken Continent web series pilot in 2012. You can find the full Table of Contents in Part 1. This series is meant to help other independent filmmakers, primarily those who are casting a large ensemble (10+ speaking parts, multiple background actors, […]

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Casting Notes #4: Perfecting Your Casting Notice (For Filmmakers)

Posted on 08/06/12 by admin

This 20-part series, written by Team J’s Bjorn Munson, covers the lessons learned during the casting of The Broken Continent web series pilot in 2012. You can find the full Table of Contents in Part 1. This series is meant to help other independent filmmakers, primarily those who are casting a large ensemble (10+ speaking parts, multiple background actors, […]

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Casting Notes #3: The Importance of Expanding your Circle (For Filmmakers)

Posted on 07/30/12 by admin

This 20-part series, written by Team J’s Bjorn Munson, covers the lessons learned during the casting of The Broken Continent web series pilot in 2012. You can find the full Table of Contents in Part 1. This series is meant to help other independent filmmakers, primarily those who are casting a large ensemble (10+ speaking parts, multiple background actors, […]

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Funding the Broken Continent

Posted on 07/25/12 by admin

For those of you waiting for the next installment of Bjorn’s series on casting, don’t worry. He was not dragged off for daring to state that actors should be conscientious and filmmakers should be polite. He’s been caught up in the Kickstarter campaign for The Broken Continent, the self-same fantasy webseries he’s blogging about. Apparently, […]

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Casting Notes #2: The Top Two “Good Things to Remember” (For Filmmakers and Actors)

Posted on 07/18/12 by admin

This 20-part series, written by Team J’s Bjorn Munson, covers the lessons learned during the casting of The Broken Continent web series pilot in 2012. You can find the full Table of Contents in Part 1. This series is meant to help other independent filmmakers, primarily those who are casting a large ensemble (10+ speaking parts, multiple background actors, […]

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