Chapter | eight
Shoot and Wrap
Shoot Checklist Inventory
Crew Maps and Directional Signs
First One on the Set
TLC: Tender Loving Care
Why Production Assistants Are Important
Troubleshooting on the Set
Repair, Replace, and Restore
Never Burn a Location
Thank-You Notes and Gift Baskets
Why You Need a Location Manager
During the Shoot and Wrap, Remember to:
Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.
You usually don’t get much sleep the night before your first day of shooting as you revisit the whirl of details swimming in your head. It can be truly overwhelming. Everything up to now has been bringing you to this point—principal photography. Get ready ...