Assignment 13 Filming jobs task Kaya, Sanel, Gia and Rahel.
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Director Kaya Sumbland What does a director do? A director is the person who directs the actors and film crew in making the film. They are in charge of how the film is make, how it should look and come and create new spontaneous ideas. They instruct the first assistant director and works with the director of photography The director is responsible for;
Turning the script into a sequence of shots
Lighting (with help of cinematographer)
Set design (with production designer)
Coordination of actors
Alfred Hitchcock Picture Alfred Hitchcock (1899–1980) Director , Producer, Actor Nicknamed , The master of suspense! Alfred had many directorial trademarks, some of them are…
Unusual subjective point of view shots
Insert shots of a woman's hairstyle, frequently in close-ups
Always formally dressed, wearing a suit on film sets
Dark humour and dry wit, especially regarding murder
Often used the "wrong man" or "mistaken identity" theme in his movies
Psycho Poster Phycho - 1960 Horror, mystery, thriller Notorious Poster Notorious - 1946 Film-noir, romance, thriller The Birds Poster Birds - 1963 Horror, thriller Examples of his films!
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Likes to arrange shots from the character's perspective and slowly pan around the room to points of interest as the character notices them
By the end of his films, the character often meets an uncertain, miserable future
Often key scenes or plot are featured near or associated with water
Rosemary’s baby - 1968 Horror, drama, mystery Oliver Twist - 2005 Family, drama Rush hour 3 - 2007 Action, comedy, crime Rosemary's Baby Poster Oliver Twist Poster Rush Hour 3 Poster Examples of his films!
Martin Scorsese Picture Martin Scorsese Director , Producer, Actor Martin had many directorial trademarks, some of them are…
Begins his films with sections taken from the middle or end of the story
Often uses diegetic music
Frequently sets his films in New York City
Strong religious themes and use of religious symbolism
Unflinchingly graphic and realistic violence
Often begins his movies with the childhood of his main characters
Shutter Island - 2010 Drama, mystery, thriller The departed - 2006 Crime, drama, mystery Mean streets - 1973 Crime, drama Shutter Island Poster Mean Streets Poster The Departed Poster Examples of his films!
Tim Burton Picture Tim Burton Director , Writer, Producer Tim had many directorial trademarks, some of them are…
His films often have a Gothic feel to them, often including Christmas and/or Halloween scenes
Plot often focuses around a misunderstood outcast
Frequently features dead or dismembered dogs
Usually includes fantasy elements in his films
Most his films tend to be either dark or colourful, and sometimes contain scenes of both.
He often likes to open his films with a quiet night time snowfall
Edward scissor hands - 1990 Drama, fantasy, romance Corpse Bride - 2005 Animation, fantasy, musical Batman returns - 1992 Action, crime, fantasy Edward Scissorhands Corpse Bride Batman Returns Examples of his films!
Ways in which I will ensure I will be successful at my job…
I will use my leadership and organisational skills effectively to benefit film
Constantly review on how the film should look taking on consideration of mise-en-scene
Overlook on my groups plans to ensure everything is being done
Overlook plans to create brilliant new ideas
Organise well how the film will be made, when and what times it would be appropriate to make it.
Instruct the first assistant honestly in benefit of our film
Work well with the director of photography
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Straight away you know you will have to create what cannot be found.
Examples of being a Art Director
Operating a camera requires not just technical skill but the ability to compose visually dynamic and interesting images
An art director works on creating visual concepts.
To make sure I am successful at my job I would firstly need to.....
Know my stuff. As an art director I would need to know what the technologies are and how they’re used. I need to know what everyone on my team does, and why. Leave the details up to them, but be sure I know what’s involved.
Keep the specialists in check. Making sure that I'm being a good team player.
Make sure that you are communicating what you do with your readers.
What will you do to make sure you are successful at your job?
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY Job Role
Works closely with director, to listen/make sure the visuals are good and setting the mood.
Check Mise-En-Scene and lighting issues
Can add filters
Ensure the visuals are setting mood and making people feel a certain way
Ensure that what goes on screen looks visually pleasing
He has over seven years experience and is now working mainly in short drama films and commercials.
His credits include 11 national TV commercials
How I will be successful at my job
I will make sure that I inform everybody in the group of the decisions I am going to make.
I will always have the objective visuals in mind when filming
I will revise Mise-En-Scene in greater detail before filming so I am fully aware of its importance in our opening sequence
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Description of my job
Assist the director
Help create idea's
Watch the time
Remind the director of how much time is left.
What I will do to make sure I am successful at my job.
Make sure that I watch the time.
Hand every thing in on time.
Give lots of ideas.
Camera operator Kaya Sumbland What does a camera operator do? A cameraman is a professional operator of a film or video camera. They’re responsible for physically operating the camera, composition and camera angles throughout a given scene or shot. The camera operator follows instructions from assistant director and director of photography. They shoot the film, in some sense, we see the film through the cameraman's eyes.
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CAMERAMAN Job Role
Has technical abilities to work camera
Has excellent listening skills
Respects and value others instructions/ideas
Operates cameras and follow instructions from Assistant Director and director of Photography.
Films scenes using equipment (2 cameras, tripods etc)
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Examples of what camera operators do…
Skills in framing and ability to select appropriate equipment
Observe set or location to determine filming and lighting requirements
Control lenses, filters, and camera mounts for various effects
To record and produce images for film, television, advertisements, music videos, business videos, etc. When shooting a film, TV program, news broadcasts or even a commercial
Cameramen take shots from a wide variety of angles to capture it in the best possible way.
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Expertise in using different camera features to generate a wide range of images
Zoom lenses, filters and other photographic direction features are typically utilized to increase the intensity or change the mood of a shot or scene.
They also knows what is a good composition, and they have to have a feeling for good shots.
Examples of Job
Influential Indian cinematographer and film director.
Founding member of the Indian Society of Cinematographers (ISC).
Directed quite a few films and won several national and international awards.
Began success in The Terrorist in 1999 and he solidified his reputation with the release of Asoka in 2001.
Example of my job
To take turns to film and take pictures.
How we will ensure that we’re successful at this job! Kaya Sanel Gia Rahel
Make sure camera movement is steady and controlled
To not waste time shooting something I don’t visualise when natural lighting is timed
Consider the lighting in my angles to not ruin the shot
Have a 'Good Eye'. This means having the ability to spot a good shot or filming opportunity. Being able to frame a shot. This means knowing and differentiating between what looks good and what doesn't.
Be able to work quickly (and most importantly calmly) under pressure
Be able to work alone and also being able to work within a team
Always be enthused and positive towards the production. Having a positive can do attitude, will always put you ahead of your work.
Find solutions, not problems .
I will arrive at location with time to explore and see what would look good before filming starts
I will recognise how the shots I will be taking will be used
I will understand the purpose of the opening sequence fully so that my filming will illustrate the story better and get it across correctly to the audience