Congratulations to SAG-AFTRA on reaching a tentative agreement with AMPTP after 118 days on strike and their members’ unwavering dedication on the picket lines. Photo Credit: Laurisha Yniguez
Bridget McCormick, Nasreen Alkhateeb, Sandra Brennan filming TELL ME ABOUT ORANGE
Kathleen Strouse (light), Lacey Young (camera), practicing a walk-and-talk with Anne Saul's assistance (red sweatshirt) at ScriptDC23
Producer Catherine Hand and VFX Supervisor Rich McBride on set of A WRINKLE IN TIME
Cintia Cabib filming her doc LABYRINTH JOURNEYS
Maggie Stogner at work on her doc - GOLD MOUNTAIN: Conquering the Sierras
On the Set of Wonder Pictures' HEROES' HONEYMOON
Monda Webb and Sara Barger representing WIFV at the Words, Beats & Life Festival
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By Laurisha Yniguez at RishyReel I embraced script supervising during the recent strike(s)—the devilishly demanding department of one. A script supervisor’s role extends beyond ensuring actors deliver their lines verbatim. We log footage, time scenes and serve as the editor’s eyes and ears on set. Time is money; nobody likes reshoots or delayed productions– a…
Wonder Pictures LLC headed up by Board Member sheri ratick stroud is thrilled to share exciting news about their latest film STAR TIME. Screening at the 4th Dimension Independent Film Festival, Director Rich West was voted Best Director of a short. In addition, STAR TIME screened in the Pittsburgh Moving Pictures Film Festival where Rich won Best Director in a…
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