Production Assistant Mistakes A lot of new folks to the film industry have a hard time moving up, or getting hired on their next set, and have no idea why. I wanted to put
All About the 1st Assistant Director The 1st Assistant Director has to be the biggest unsung hero there is as far as filmmaking goes. You know about the Director, the Producer, and even the Director
What Should Production Assistants Wear on Set? What Production Assistants wear on set can really make or break their day. It might be a little confusing on what to expect on set, and how
All the Different Set Production Assistant Positions on a Film Set Being a Production Assistant is way more than getting coffee for folks and telling people they can’t cross the street because they’ll ruin a
Beyond Film School Short Film Challenge The film community is really at a stand still with the whole pandemic situation. By this Friday (June 12, 2020) I would have been out of work for 3
Coronavirus Halts Film World, Now I’m Unemployed Happy Spring everyone! What a nice gift right? A nice big box of Coronavirus, COVID-19. I work in the film world in NYC and now I have no
Moving up from Production Assistant Ok, so, you became a Set Production Assistant, you’ve done a good amount of gigs, have a good understanding on how a film set works, become familiar with the departments
Film Set Gone Wrong Nightmare of a Job Film set gone wrong? Well I recently had the pleasure being part of a short film, where I THOUGHT that I aligned myself with people that had
How to Handle Unwarranted Advice As someone who has slowly built something from nothing, and it taking so long to even get to the small ‘something’ that is Beyond Film School I’ve come to recently
Do I Need to be in the DGA? Im writing this post mainly because I don’t even know if I should be worried about being in the DGA or not! Some of you know me,
What it Takes to “Make it” on a Film Set Ok-Ok the title of this post is a bit too much…I know. It should be how to be a great effin PA on set!
Getting Over a Bad Set Working in the film industry is tough. It’s not glamorous. There’s some good days, some horrible days, good sets, and some very ones, but you can get over a bad
It’s Okay to NOT want to be a Director. What I’ve found in my film life journey is this overwhelming questioning in where I want to go in my film career, and why don’t I
You have to find ways to not lose it on set, and keep your cool. Here are the 6 things to help you do that.
Why am I a Production Assistant? I ask myself this question every damn time I step on set. But in all seriousness I think everyone that is a Production Assistant asks themselves this question, especially