Assistant Director: Why They Are Essential

Recording: Assistant Director: Why They Are Essential, Mar 11, 2018

Speakers

Melissa Dalley

SnowLion Pictures

Leslie Langée

We are Here Productions

Van B Nguyen

Van B Nguyen Productions

Christopher Shea

Holi Shamoli Productions

This panel will discuss the Assistant Director's (AD) job description, focusing why they are essential to a productin, due to their unique skill sets which ensure that your project gets made. We will explain the necessity for an AD's depth of production knowledge, strong management/creative problem solving skills, requirement to ensure safety to cast and crew, all while working in a highly stressful environment. Additionally, the panelists will offer advice on to become an AD.

[Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.]

Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Level: Beginner