production assistant

Who Do You Work For?

Judging by the comments on last week’s post, I’ve been a little too cute when discussing the question of who you work for. The truth

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Negotiating Your Rate

Brie writes in: Would you consider trying to negotiate a higher pay rate for a full-time PA gig? The backstory: I’m interviewing with a prod.

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I Got It

People on set are busy. If they’re not trying to get a shot, they’re packing up and moving on, turning around, setting up for the

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Open Crew Calls

Steph writes in: I was wondering if it was a bad idea to submit an Office PA resume/cover letter to an open crew call that

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Nothing to Do

Hillary writes in: On the last shoot I was on, after helping unload I was told to go and ask around to see which departments

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