A reel should represent your dedication as an artist, and your range as an actor. We will bring out your best performance through skilled on-set directing and editing. Everything that goes into making a great film should be a part of your reel: Professional on-set direction, great lighting, sound and cinematography. ActorsReal2Reel shoots original reel scenes for actors who are serious about advancing their portfolio. You need quality reel scenes like you need great head shots. They are necessary for your career. The better the quality, the greater the opportunities for you as an actor.
Pre-Production, Production, and Post-Production
Choose a production company that has incorporated all facets of filmmaking: From writing, producing, casting, directing, acting, cinematography, sound, and editing. This experience will help you as an actor capture those moments that casting directors will notice. We use HD cameras, superior lighting and sound equipment for all shoots.
The Right Material is Crucial
Whether you want to do a monologue or a scene, you will be given an evaluation as to what subject matter would best suit your skillset and persona. Scene sides are original material written by our script writer, and will be 1-2 pages (minutes) in length. A director will be on set as well to bring out the best in your performance.
Original 1-5 page script - written by a MFA certified professional screen-writer.
Live sets to include - outside or in studio.
On-set director - for blocking, to help bring out your best performance.
Four hour plus shoot time - which includes on
set rehearsal and blocking.
Professional editing - a professional editor will make your performance stand out.
Short Clips - A complimentary 30 second clip of your scene for easy uploads to Actors Access and other casting websites.
AWARD WINNING REELS
A BRIEF HISTORY ABOUT JCL PRODUCTIONS
JCL Productions LLC, is owned and operated by Cynthia Cherry, and Jared Leon, who have been independent filmmakers since 2011. They have completed 3 award winning feature films together; multiple short films ; as well as commercial client work.
Cynthia is writer/director, and Jared is cinematographer/editor.
Their work has garnished awards for actors, as well as directing, producing, writing, and sound editing.