Ellie Smith

  • Assistant Director
  • Hobart TAS, Australia
  • Sep 23, 2019
contract Assistant director Locations Runner Unit

Experience - brief overview of your professional skills

Experienced 2nd/3rd AD.  Have also worked as 1st AD on short films.  Looking for work in the AD department, locations or production office. 

Credit/work experience (at least 1 professional, paid screen credit)

Runner and 3rd Assistant Director
Apr 2019 - Aug 2019 2Jons/The Gloamers

The Gloaming

Starting as a production runner for three weeks, I then had three weeks as an AD attachment, and then  three weeks as 3rd Assistant Director.  I worked closely with other ADs and other departments to ensure smooth running of set.  I also assisted with the pack down of the production office for two weeks at the end of filming.

2nd Assistant Director
May 2003 - Aug 2003 BBC

Revolver Series 2

2nd Assistant Director on an 8 week location shoot for a comedy sketch show.  Responsible for running unit base, all cast movements, booking extras, liaising with all departments, creating and distributing call sheets, organising transport for cast and crew.  Ensuring that all cast are camera ready and on set on time.