Tag: 1st AD

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What is a Call Sheet? The Essentials for a Smooth Production

You may have heard the term “call sheet” many times. But if you’ve never ...

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What Does an Assistant Director Do? Defining the 1st AD

The nuances of film terminology are extensive. And learning the lingo can get a ...

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Staggering Call Time Formulas for Your Next Call Sheet

Utilizing spreadsheet formulas for call times can speed up the process of creating call ...

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8 Production Hacks for a 2nd AD Shooting on Location

So you’ve done everything you can think of to prep during pre-production. You now ...

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7 Pre-Production Hacks for a 2nd Assistant Director

While the 1st AD (First Assistant Director) is often seen as the person who ...

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13 Ways You Can Become a Better 1st AD

Assistant Directors (the 1st AD) are one of the most valuable crew members on ...

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11 Ways to Become a Better Producer or Director on Set

Successfully running a film set requires very specific leadership skills. Vince Duque, 1st Assistant ...