Master Classes are in-depth, interactive learning experiences focused on craft and career building and led by renowned industry experts. Topics include fiction and documentary filmmaking, TV writing and production, and navigating and succeeding in the entertainment industry.
During production, the producer is responsible for protecting and supporting the director’s creative vision while managing logistics and business operations as well as troubleshooting issues as they arise. But what exactly does this entail? In this three-hour Master Class with a panel of accomplished producers, we take a deeper look at the producer’s leadership role in production to ensure success on set.
Topics covered include:
00:00 - Welcome and Overview of Class
07:00 - Introduction with Alexandra Byer/Defining “Producer”
11:00 - Overview of Responsibilities with Jess Wu Calder and David Hinojosa
42:00 - Q&A
55:00 - Developing Key Relationships with Jess Wu Calder, David Hinojosa and Kara Durrett
01:33 - Q&A
01:43 - Case Studies with David Hinojosa and Kara Durrett
02:14 - Paperwork: Call Sheets, Shooting Schedule, Cost Reports, and SAG Paperwork
02:44 - Final Remarks and Closing
02:50 - Q&A
02:53 - Final Announcements