Research: Job Roles in Music Video
A producer is someone who manages the production from start to finish. They have the full control on every aspect of the production bringing together the screenwriters, director, cast, finances and production team.
The director is the driving creative force in a music video’s production, and acts as the crucial link between the production, technical and creative teams. They are assisted by assistant directors who ensure that the director’s ambitions and achieved.
The camera operator or cameraman is a professional operator of a film or video camera. They are responsible for physically operating the camera and maintaining composition and camera angles throughout a given scene or shot.
The video editor is responsible for assembling recorded raw material into a finished product that’s suitable for broadcasting. The material may include camera footage, dialogue, sound effects, graphics and special effects. This is a key role in the post-production process and your skills can determine the quality and delivery of the final product.
Job Roles in our Music Video
I will fulfill all the tasks as I work by myself which is going to be quite difficult as I can`t explain to the tripod my vision and how I would like to film.It is also time consuming but an advantage will be that I will get an insight of all the roles and their requirements rather than focusing on something I am already good at.Another advantage is that I don`t have a big team to coordinate and I can`t say that because they didn`t do their job I am behind.
The producer in our music video is me and because I am good at coordinating, supervising and controlling matters. I think I am good for the job and I will make sure that everything runs smoothly. I are good at making ideas and share each others opinion.
I am going to be the camera operator because I know a lot about all the camera shots and techniques that we have been taught. I think I am responsible well enough for all aspects of camera operation, like to focus on lighting and overall visual style. I can ensure that the camera and equipments are prepared for the required set–ups, I always keeping alert for any last–minute changes. I can multi–task, and to watch, listen and think on my feet while carrying out complex technical tasks. I can suggest some improvements or alternatives.
The director in our music video is going to be me because I am well organised, sensible, good memory and knows storyboarding well. I tell the actors what to do, ensures the sets are right, establishes the camera angles, controls the lighting and has a say in the editing. I am in total control outside administration things as well.
I will be editing the video because I`m very perfectionist and I like everything to have continuity.I am also capable of seeing my mistakes which make me able to edit those out and improve my project before it`s too late.