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directors / producers / editors / filmmakers: what is your take on being approached or labeled as “content creators” these days?

(yes I’ve noticed the amount of content creator job opening that were s… more

Looking for a prop/print fabricator to create a small batch (~50x) custom books for a brand activation. Hard cover, about 30x pages, with a special coin-collecting page in the back with inserts for co… more

Getting some time (crazy I know!) and budget to work on Producer training. I’m on the agency side. What would you do? Yes intentionally very open-ended.

Not interested in getting my PMP. Ha.

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Looking for a production partner who specializes in print production and fabrication for a small batch custom collectible/memorabilia book - similar to a coin-collecting book. Any thoughts?

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Has anyone worked with Lightfarm and can share their experience? Bonus points if you have a direct email :)

Does anyone have insight into the following locations for production? Specially: seasonal/weather callouts, what is the talent pool like, what are the crews like, costs, and any other notes? Barcelona… more

So my niece (17) says she's interested in a production career and wants to chat soon. I want to keep it real, but I also don't want to discourage them by coming off too jaded. What advice/word… more

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Any recos for amazing docu style production cos based in london? Looking for a nimble crew for a series of mini docs in UK and EU

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Have you or anyone you know successfully transitioned out of a career in production? What are you/they doing now? I'm curious about what potential exit opportunities exist out there

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🚀 Looking for top-notch video production or website development/design? 🚀

Whether you need compelling video content or a sleek, functional website, we've got you covered.

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In your opinion, who is a good photographer? (in one sentence)

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What's something you need to get off your chest? It could be about work, the industry, or just life in general :)

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High energy workers, with good understanding of the companies policies and procedures and loyal workers who don't mind working and good people around.

What are agencies currently looking for in production partners lately? All in solutions with post included? Diversity? A list directors? Directors who are DPs and also edit 😆?

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Can someone outline the skills an agency producer needs that are different for broadcast video production vs non-broadcast (paid social, OTT, etc). -I’m being asked in interviews if I have broadcast e… more

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Can somone explain why its illegal in the UK to have in house part of tripple bid process with production companies please? I remember seeing something in this bowl a while back but cant find now.

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Which brands have the most interesting creative and production in-house? I’m thinking of moving client side in the next couple of years and curious about (a) what kind of production roles are common (… more

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US based prod co EPs - how does your comp package work? How is your bonus calculated?
Just moved to LA from another country and currently in a negotiation. Trying to understand what’s normal and what’s… more

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Anyone have advice on getting out of the industry and what other industries or career/jobs to pivot into? Extreme burnout, lack of jobs, physical and mental degradation is pushing me to a point where … more

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I’m looking to work on a TV show in a production capacity. Take a short stint away from the office, a sabbatical if you will, to help produce a show. Would someone here be kind enough to connect me wi… more

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In search of great company that builds influencer boxes and branded swag. Need to be premium clothes and product brands swag like incase, lululemon etc

Does anyone know of a good premium trophy builder for a esports tournament?

If a client decides to go direct-to-talent for additional work after you found said talent and hired them for the client’s previous project with the agency, should the rep or talent (if un-repped) giv… more

Looking for production partners utilizing AI in the digital space (image generation, website integration, etc.). Any leads would be greatly appreciated!

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Hi production people,

Im looking for someone to help with the localisation and transcreation of video assets for online, worked with anyone great recently? Were based in the UK but open to global.

Chee… more

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So where do you like to get your music from? 🎶

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If you are an agency producer (and especially a freelance producer with little sway), how do you handle being pushed to bid a holding company’s own production company or division in a triple bid that … more

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Anyone willing to share their number one complaints about Directors and DPs in commercial production?
Thanks

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How much money would you typically allocate for in-house post on a :30 spot? Assume this doesn’t cover any of the delivery/distribution/placement costs. Basically just the cost of edit/color/mix if be… more

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Do you ever wonder if you made the right career choice? Have you thought about what you would do if you wanted to pivot? I've been overthinking a bit as of late...

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When was the last time you took a vacation? What did you get up to? I've got a couple of weeks of time off to cash in, so just curious how others like to use it :)

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Any advice when planning to relocate and looking for work? Planning a move from a mid-major city to Los Angeles in the next 4-6 months.

I am freelance currently, I would love advice on building a netw… more

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Do you ever work on your own side projects? How do you find the time, energy, and attention for that while keeping up with a full-time job? There's only so
much one person can do 😵‍💫

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Have you ever considered going the independent route? I've made quite a few connections over the years
so I'm sure I could leverage some of those to find work, but I definitely lack knowledge on the business side of things. How has the freelancer experience been for you?

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Who are you favourite freelance image compositors and retouchers? Ideally based on the East Coast. I have a project that will involved compositing multiple plates together and then retouching 12 final… more

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Has anyone here worked with social media personalities in the past? I'm interested in
breaking into that field and working with influencers/content creators. Don't really have a plan at the moment beyond doing some cold outreach and sharing my previous work. Any advice for pursuing that or just sharing what your experience was like would be most welcome. Thanks!

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Any recommends for a NYC based experiential company with elevated brand design.

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