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Film Crew

 
 Executive Producer

Provides funding for the film

Finds investors

Authorizes and supervises the packaging and marketing
of the film

 

Producer

Runs the show

Hires key people

Ensures everything is on time and on budget


 
 Screenwriter

Creates the dialogue, characters, & storyline




 
 Unit Production Manager (Line Producer)

Responsible for day-to-day activities

Manages the budget

Manages production office


  Director

Decides camera composition, lenses, and movements

Works with the actors


 
 1st Assistant Director (1st A.D.)

Schedules the film

Keeps things moving in a timely manner

Liaison between producer and director






 
 2nd Assistant Director (2nd A.D.)

Liaison between set and office

Works with extras and helps with call sheets







 
 Casting Director

Video Tapes auditions

Filters out the best for call backs

Connects actors to films





 
 Script Supervisor

Takes detailed notes to maintain film continuity

Represents the editors and writers on set

Feed lines to the talent if they forget





 
 Director of Photography

Create a "look" and "feel" for the film

Helps to create the directors vision accurately








 
 Camera Operator

Oversees the preparation of camera equipment

Operates the camera equipment

Responsible for camera crew






 
 1st Assistant Camera Operator (1st A.C.)

Build the camera

Maintain the camera with film, batteries, etc

Pull the focus of the camera






 
 2nd Assistant Camera Operator (2nd A.C.)

 Responsible for slating and camera techniques






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