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POLLY DUVAL

DURATION: 2 days HOURS

08/09 . 06 . 2024

LOCATION: Berlin, Germany


PRICE: 599EUR (399EUR Until 23rd of April)

VACANCES: 25

CONTACT: filmlab@fest.pt

POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISION AND MANAGMENT WORKSHOP WITH POLLY DUVAL



ABOUT POLLY DUVAL



Polly Duval's career as a Post Production Supervisor in the heart of London's vibrant independent film scene spans over two decades. With a portfolio of more than forty feature films, Duval's credits include Mike Leigh's multi award-winning Mr. Turner, John Crowley's Oscar nominated and BAFTA winning Brooklyn, and Emerald Fennell's 2023 hit Saltburn, all showcasing Duval’s capacity to navigate the complex demands of post-production, ensuring that each project's vision is realised to its fullest potential. Other notable projects like Peterloo, Judy, and Living further exemplify her contribution to the British film landscape.

Having recently finished on Mike Leigh’s latest film Hard Truths, Polly Duval is currently engaged with several projects across leading platforms and production companies, including Netflix, A24, and the BBC. This ongoing collaboration underscores her continuing influence and sought-after expertise in the realm of post-production.

Polly Duval experience speaks for itself and guarantees the high standards our participants have come to expect from FEST FILM LAB.

WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION



The workshop will focus on a diversity of topics of the craft of Post Production Supervision, you will have the chance of not only receive this knowledge from Polly Duval, but also interact in a very strong way, as the group will have up to 25 participants, making it extremely practical and interactive. You will also have the opportunity to assess the issues you encountered on your films, and receiving the feedback to unblock situations in the future.

Using case studies, the workshop will include the following topics:

Role Clarity and Expectation Setting: An in-depth look at the post-production supervisor’s responsibilities, from the pre-production stages through to the final delivery, setting the stage for what producers, directors, and editors expect from this pivotal role.

Budgeting: Detailed strategies for creating, managing, and adjusting post-production budgets. Learn to forecast potential financial pitfalls and how to navigate them without compromising the project's artistic integrity.

Timeline Management: Techniques for developing a realistic and flexible post-production schedule, accommodating for editing, VFX, sound design, and grading within the project's timeline constraints.

Team Dynamics and Communication: Strategies for fostering effective communication and collaboration among the post-production team, as well as with the production team and external vendors. Explore tools and methodologies for keeping everyone aligned with the project's goals.

Delivery and Distribution Preparedness: Detailed guidance on preparing your film for delivery, covering various formats and specifications required for theatrical release, streaming platforms, and broadcast. Understand the nuances of international delivery standards and how to ensure your film meets them.

Troubleshooting and Crisis Management: Equip yourself with the skills to handle common and unexpected challenges that arise during post-production, from technical issues to creative disagreements. Learn strategies for troubleshooting and keeping your project on track towards completion.


PROFILE OF PARTICIPANT
The workshop is designed for: Producers, Directors, Post Production Supervisors, Post Production coordinators, production managers, production coordinators, production assistants, Film Students, and filmmakers serious about a career in the Film Industry in the area of Post Production.


LOCATION OF THE WORKSHOP
Berlin, Germany


Duration: 2 days
Dates: 8-9 June 2024
Location: Berlin, Germany
Price: 599EUR (399EUR until 23rd of April)
Maximum number of participants: 25
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