Atlanta Film Chat Episode 71: Extras Casting Director Jeffrey Karantza

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Always wanted to be a background actor on a big fancy film set? Many people do and it's one of the most common questions we get. Wonder no longer as Jeffrey Karantza, extras casting director extraordinaire, is here to give you a play by play on how to get on your first film!

Not only did we discuss the process of getting yourself out there and hired onto a project, we also talked about the do's and don'ts of set etiquette. Everything you need to prepare yourself for sitting around for hours while you eat stale bagels while hoping to catch a glimpse of your favorite star is inside, so make sure to check this episode out and share it with anyone you know also interested in becoming an extra!

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Kathy Berardi from Red Clip Video is headlining some great workshops about filmmaking. The next one is September 26th at the Lovett School, Room 202 from 12:00 to 3:30 PM. This one is near and dear to my heart is it's all about writing and storytelling, one of the most vital parts of a film. Sign up now!

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