PR agency for new global logistics client requests entirely new corporate film delivered from scratch for preview at an event in USA in 8 days’ time (including a Bank Holiday). A challenge.
Meet Client and Agency to discuss brief and avert panic.
Recce Location. Book Crew. Arrange Shoot and Edit.
Day 3 (Bank Holiday)
Come up with achievable creative treatment. Write and submit draft one of script. Hurrah! They like it, we are in business, must book the v/o artist.
One day’s location shoot, 2 cameras, sound and (lots of) time lapse
Load rushes, select music from composer’s library and some high quality, relevant footage from own library and those of 2 members of the production team. Edit under way.
Offline edit complete, 3D and Motion Graphics designed and built. Voice-over recorded
Online edit finalised, fully colour graded and uploaded for download in USA.
Showtime. 3’40” corporate piece has its world premiere to great reviews all round. Job done, thanks to a capable, professional and flexible team:
Director, Producer, Production Manager, Camera Operator, Sound Recordist, Editor, Motion Graphics Designer, Colourist, Sound Engineer, Voice over artist, Composer. Phew.