Sunday, 10 November 2013

The Runner: A Definitive Guide

Run.ner (rūn'er) :
  1. TV/film crew member
    1. Tea maker, messenger, willing slave
    2. Lowliest of the low
  2. Beginner
    1. Enthusiastic and wide-eyed with wonder
    2. Cheap
    3. Achy achy feet
A reader has asked me to write more about what's expected of a runner, following on from my summary post Getting Started in TV & Film. So this is a rewrite of a post from a past blog of mine, which The Unit List passed on to their followers on Twitter. Number one top tip: follow The Unit List on Twitter for daily production jobs.