Film Industry Training (FIT) provides practical training for entry level Production Assistant positions. This valuable 2-day training will allow you to work confidently on the sets of commercials, television shows, net media projects, fashion shows, theatrical stage or movie sets. Participants will learn on-set etiquette and protocol from seasoned filmmakers. Get the tools required to be a success from the very first day on a film set.
April 7 & 8 (2 day course) | 9:00am – 5:00pm | FEE: $150 (Students, Veterans & Virginia Production Alliance members – $75; call for details)
Location: CCWA – Workforce Development & Conference Center (on the Parham Road Campus of Reynolds Community College)
Taught by Gloriana Wills who is a seasoned producer, director and editor of nonfiction television and corporate materials. Working on many large studio productions and smaller independent films, Wills credits as a Production Assistant include the AMC show TURN: Washington’s Spies and as an Assistant Director, Wills’ films include Apocalypse Earth, Troop 491: The Adventures of the Muddy Lions and By the Grace of Bob. Her experience ranges from advertising to episodic television to feature film projects.