NM Film Only The Brave in theaters October 20th. Photo courtesy of NM Talent Matt Page.
Commentary: Harvey Weinstein may very well be human garbage – There’s a world of difference between someone who is willing to get on the “casting couch,” not unlike a “groupie,” a gold digger, gigolo (male gold digger) versus a victim. It looks like we have another Cosby like predator who abuses their power and forces himself on others. No one should feel threatened, intimidated or harassed in any kind of work environment. Dinner, meeting, hotel…
Report it at iamnmfilm.com I AM NM Film – Resource for ratings, recommendations and reporting. 5 star rating system and confidential reporting system for on set safety issues, unfair practices or general questions and concerns. Not unlike a film specific BBB.
On a brighter note – we had over a dozen wonderful entries for our rising stars scholarship with the New Mexico Spotlight Foundation. It’s been nearly impossible to narrow it down, but we’ve got our final three and one will be awarded the nine week training class by noon today.
ON SCREEN: Longmire’s final season will be released on Netflix Friday, Nov. 17
1.) The Brave is casting men and women (18 and older) who look Iranian to work in a big scene Monday Oct 16 in downtown ABQ. Must be available to work 12+ hours that day. Foreign-made vehicles also needed for the scene so include the make, year and color of your vehicle.
If you’re available to work all day (12+ hrs) send a current photo, your phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org.
They also need 18 yo Hispanic or Middle-Eastern men who look younger for that scene on Monday 10/16 in ABQ. Send a current photo along with your phone number to: email@example.com.
Lastly they need fit men between 18 and 35’ish to play soldiers in the Iranian ‘Revolutionary Guard.’ Shooting now through approx. 10/24 (exact dates tbd). Send an updated photo and contact information if you fit this criteria. Locals only please. firstname.lastname@example.org
2.) Online/Net series “T@gged” Season 3 for BACKGROUND TOMORROW Friday 10/13/17 -and- Saturday 10/14/17, AND/OR Sunday 10/15/17
Pay rate for BACKGROUND is $70.40 for 8 hours ($8.80/hour with an 8 hour guarantee, plus x1.5 overtime after 8hrs), lunch provided. $10 BUMP added for roles with BIKES.
HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS ages 15-17: male and female, all ethnicities and body types. If under 18, MUST have a parent or guardian on set with you at all times. People who’ve played students in previous seasons more than welcome to apply!
HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS 18-25: male and female, all ethnicities and body types, to look younger – LITTLE to NO FACIAL HAIR! People who’ve played students in previous seasons more than welcome to apply.
Seeking a few with their own bikes to bring to set on Saturday 10/14 for a $10 bump.
TEACHERS: male and female, all ethnicities, ages 35-60, somewhat clean and professional look. People who worked as teachers previous seasons welcome to apply.
To submit for work – Please EMAIL US to: taggedS3casting@gmail.com with subject line STUDENT or TEACHER. MUST include first & last name, height, weight, age, valid contact number and include a RECENT photo taken within the past month. ALSO INCLUDE WHICH DAY(S) YOU ARE AVAILABLE FOR WORK!
**DO NOT send more than one email! PLEASE DO NOT email if you don’t fit these casting requirements or are not available on the listed work date.
3.) Feature film “The Kid” is looking for boys and girls to work this Friday as homeless street kids. Casting boys and girls, between 11 and 18 years old, thin builds, medium to long hair. If this is your kid or someone you know email a current photo and contact info to SandeAlessiNM@gmail.com with “Streets” in the subject line.
Coming soon (?):
Lazarus, a new action/crime drama series pilot in development for Amazon Prime.
Plot – Set in an alternative near future, the world has been divided among 16 rival families who run their territories in a feudal system. Each family has allies and enemies among the other families. To crush uprisings and fight wars, most families have a Lazarus: a one-person kill squad.