Makeup Artist/Hair stylist
New York, NY
We are shooting an independent feature film this spring 2021 and are looking for an experienced film loader/2nd AC (Assistant Cameraman).
This is a 1970's period piece set and shot in NYC and the right candidate will need to be based in NYC (or surrounding commutable cities such as Philadelphia and New Jersey). This is not a digital project as we will be working with super 16 film. Rate is $200.00 per day.
Loads and unloads film magazines, as directed, prior to and following photographing of motion-picture scenes.
May perform other duties on set location, such as marking stage floor with chalk to designate actors' and actresses' positions, clapping hinged boards together to designate start of scene, and recording scene number and related information on slate to identify scene.
Must have an extensive knowledge of all camera equipment, film stocks and processing techniques
Super 16 film knowledge is required
Must have thorough understanding of how to manage and maintain all camera department paperwork and administration.
Knowledge of the requirements of the relevant health and safety legislation and procedures
Diplomacy and sensitivity when working with artists and crew
Ability to collaborate and to work as part of a team; physical stamina and strength required
Must be fluent in English; ability to speak French is a plus but not required
Excellent organizational skills, agility and speed and effective communication skills
Aptitude in problem-solving