Leah’s Blog

Between indie & mainstrain

Indie & Mainstream Filmmaking

Making the jump from independent film work to mainstream film work puts me in a weird in-between; overqualified for entry level office roles, but not ...
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Creative Space Production Management

I have watched other production managers who approached this role as strictly a 'bean counter' and hard line disciplinarian of cast and crew. I have ...
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It’s All About The Stories

My first love is storytelling. I was that weird kid who spent summer vacation researching topics that interested me, then writing creative stories for my ...
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BC Film Industry is BOOMING

The BC film industry is booming and not in small part due to its cluster of video effects and animation studios, like industry leader Image Engine.  ...
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Shading Film And TV With Green Content Drives Sustainability

Shading TV, film drama with green content can drive sustainability: producers, activists. Ian Loslo at Keep It Green Recycling, in Port Coquitlam, B.C., Sept. 20, ...
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Greening The BC Film Industry

The BC film and tv industry is greening things up, and we don't just mean using green screens! With the filmmaking industry growing the way ...
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Teamwork Makes The Dream Work

It has been said that "teamwork makes the dream work" and in filmmaking I have experienced this to be more so than in other industries, ...
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Film Shoot Exciting for BC Small Town

Big excitement for a small town in BC, as Ladysmith plays host to film shoot for Paramount Pictures' Sonic The Hedgehog! While many locals have ...
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Script Supervisor In The News

I've heard it said time and again how great it is that Script Supervisors "have our back" on set. But this story demonstrates that in ...
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Vancouver Island Film Studio

Vancouver Island has its own film studio! Great tax incentives, trained crew, and now our own studio, Vancouver Island is fast becoming a valuable contributor ...
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Why you need a Script Supervisor!

Why do you need a script supervisor for your production? From script breakdowns and pre-production meetings to the last day of shooting, a script supervisor ...
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Digital Scripty

Since I began training for this role, I have experimented with several different digital tools and spoken with a good number of script supervisors who are currently ...
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Special Effects Makeup Fun

I spent a day modelling SFX makeup for a student at the Blanche Macdonald program in Vancouver. It took about an hour and a half to ...
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Jurassic Scripty

Kelly Krieg - Assistant Script Supervisor for the most recent installment of Jurassic Park (Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom). With over 34 credits as Assistant Script ...
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