Tag: Filmmaker Tips

Casting Notes #16: Making the Final Casting Decisions (For Filmmakers)

Posted on 05/29/17 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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How do I Register for Stonehenge Auditions 2017?!?

Posted on 02/13/17 by admin

Stonehenge Auditions 2017 aka the sixteenth edition of the in-person mass auditions for film and video will be in Washington, DC on Monday, March 20th (hint: this link goes to the event information page, including an extensive actor FAQ and producer FAQ). However, if you want to be direct like John Wick, this is the tactical page for […]

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Finding Audition Videos of DC-Area Actors

Posted on 02/02/17 by admin

Casting, more often than not, is on a tight schedule. It’s one of the reasons we here at Team J love developing rosters of talent. But while the concept of rosters is all well and good, you still need tactics for how to find the right actor to call in and audition as fast as […]

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How do I Register for Stonehenge XV?!?

Posted on 02/27/16 by admin

Stonehenge XV aka the fifteenth edition of the in-person mass auditions for film and video will be in Washington, DC on Monday, April 4th (hint: this link goes to the event information page, including an extensive actor FAQ and producer FAQ). However, if you’re laser-focused on registering, this is the page for you. First things […]

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Stonehenge Casting How-To: Getting Started with Producer Access

Posted on 02/23/16 by admin

While we’re finalizing a series of video tutorials and FAQ updates on Stonehenge Casting, proper, we thought it’d be a good idea to give you producers a how-to article here on the Team J blog. After all, why should actors have all the fun? Bottom line: we can usually set producers up the same day […]

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Casting Notes #15: Don’t Mind Me – Casting Background Performers (For Filmmakers)

Posted on 04/14/15 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 #14: The Bonus Round – Fight Auditions (For Filmmakers)

Posted on 01/05/15 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 #13: Determining and Conducting Callbacks (For Filmmakers)

Posted on 12/08/14 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 #11: Conducting the Auditions (For Filmmakers)

Posted on 10/27/14 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 #10: Organizing the Audition Space (For Filmmakers)

Posted on 10/20/14 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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