Friday, 20 June 2014

28. Crew Roles

Crew Roles

Major Roles

Director: Tom Madkins
Definition: the director is in charge of everything and he decides what music is chosen and where the camera is placed.
Tom will be in control of what is filmed and when when it is filmed. he will be in control telling others where he wants different camera positioned and also what sort of shots he wants.

Producer: Kieran McWilliam 
Definition: The producer is someone who makes sure that everyone is in the right places at the right and and also is in charge of all the paper work.
Kieran will be working close to the director as he will need to know what the director needs, where he needs it and when he needs it. Kieran will be in control with all the paper work making sure everything is up to date and handed in at the right time.

Director of Photography (D.P.): Kieran McWilliam 
Definition: The director of photography are requested by the director and must be approved by the financials studio and completion bond company DP. They will work closely with the director and production design to give a film its visual signature.

Editor: Tom Madkins
Definition: Editing is the process of selecting and preparing Written, Visual, Audible and Film media used to convey information. The editing process can involve correction, condensation, organization, and many other modifications performed with an intention of producing a correct, consistent, accurate and complete work.
Tom will be the editor, we will have all the shots music and clips he needs to produce the final edit, he will be in charge of taking out shots that won't be needed.Tom will be putting it together and once finished he will take advice of the director to see if it is edited to how he wants it.

Camera Operator: Tom Madkins and Kieran McWilliam
Definition: camera operators perform a vital role within the camera department on the feature films. they support the director of photography and the director by accurately carrying out their interactions regarding shot composition and development.
the camera operator will be in control of how many shots are taken and also the lighting. the director will tell the camera operator where he wants the cameras placed but it is the camera operator job to get the right focus and lighting. 

Minor Roles
Assistant Camera (A.C.): Tom Madkins
Definition: assistant camera, is a member of a film crew’s camera department whose primary responsibility is to maintain image sharpness on whatever subject or action is being filmed.
The assistant camera throughout the casting will help give advice on the lighting and also help the director with the positioning of the camera. if he feels it is hard to capture what is needed then will tell the Camera operator to then go to the director. 

Assistant Director (A.D.): Kieran Mcwilliam
Definition: tracking daily progress against the filming production schedule, arranging logistics, preparing daily call sheet, checking cast and crew, and maintaining order on the set.
Kieran as assistant director he will he help and give the director advance on where things can placed. he will also be in control of when it is filmed and making sure the cast and crew are at the right places when needed. 

Art Director: Tom Madkins

Definition:Art Director's job to realise the Production Designer's creative vision for all the sets and locations that eventually give productions their unique visual identity. They work on feature films, commercials and some types of television productions.
Tom will be in control of the clay and backgrounds he will make sure that all the probe that are needed throughout filming will be the best quality.