January 9, 2017 at 4:28PM, Edited January 9, 4:29PM
Confessions of a Post Production Supervisor
There’s humor in filmmaking. To wit …
What’s the difference between a DP and God? God doesn’t think he’s a DP.
Why is thunder after lightning? Even God has to wait for sound.
How many grips does it take to change a light bulb? “Not my department”
How do you know if a filmmaker is at a party? Don’t worry, he’ll tell you.
But if you don’t hire a post-production supervisor to manage the most critical aspect of your film – it’s completion? Well, that’s not funny …
“Post-Production Supervisor are too often an afterthought or totally overlooked,” says Indie Film Hustle maestro Alex Ferrari in a serious tone. “But failure to engage one – the right one – and your film will suffer. And everyone will notice.”
Can you get along without a Post Production Supervisor? “Sure, as long as you’re fluent in every aspect of post – from final edit mix and assembly and color correction to visual effects and deliverables,” Alex shrugs. “But odds are your name isn’t Robert Rodriguez.”
Read the rest here: https://indiefilmhustle.com/post-production-supervisor/