Looking back at my crummier work and wondering what happened, I realized poor time management leads to frustration and disappointment. That includes toilets, places to store equipment and food, safety information and safe shortcuts that make moving around the set faster. Even seemingly simple instructions wo not register for certain types of people so you want crew that can gel with different brains and personalities.
A good call sheet clearly spells out everything need to know, lessening time spent chasing up details. If you are going to bring some less experienced filmmakers on set for work experience, expect time spent teaching the ropes - I see this as worthwhile but must be calculated against the resources available. Safe & SuperHow much difference does it make when the entire….