Translating screenplays into storyboards in consultation with the director and conducting research on how to achieve this; Carrying out technical recces on locations and preparing lists of required equipment, test special lenses, filters, film stock, decide on lighting, framing and camera movement, etc. Attending the digital grading of the film during post-production.
Must have work experience as a video editor – Software FCP -10 version. Solid experience with digital technology and editing software packages (e.g. FCP – 10 , After Effects and Final Cut Pro) Demonstrable video editing ability with a strong portfolio thorough knowledge of timing, motivation and continuity Creative mind and storytelling skills. Relevant degree in film studies, cinematography or related field Manipulate and edit film pieces in a way that is invisible to the audience Take a brief to grasp production teams needs and specifications Review shooting script and raw material to create a shot decision list based on scenes value and contribution to continuity Trim footage segments and put together the sequence of the film Input music, dialogues, graphics and effects. Create rough and final cuts. Ensure logical sequencing and smooth running Consult with stakeholders from production to post-production process continuously discover and implement new editing technologies and industry’s best practices to maximize efficiency.