We are looking for individuals with a passion for making films, who are eager to take on the role of a Junior Assistant Director. The job will entail assisting the First Assistant Director in planning and executing day-to-day operations of the production, in coordinating schedules for rehearsals and shoots as well as in the management of all crew members and actors. The Junior Assistant director is also required to help identify and apply efficient troubleshooting where necessary, in the effort to ensure all operations run smoothly and in compliance with the production’s budget.
Training will be provided by Blackflag’s First Assistant Director who has had an extensive, decade-long experience in the industry, having worked on some of the biggest films in Malaysia and internationally. The role of the Assistant Director is a key pillar in the principle photography process and this is an opportunity for fresh graduates to truly sink their teeth in the fundamental workings of it. This will be an invaluable experience for anyone aspiring for a career in filmmaking, be it as an Assistant Director, a Producer or even a Director.
We are looking for passionate, enthusiastic individuals seeking to gain the opportunity to be involved hands-on in the crucial process of film development. The role entails an expansive set of demands, from identifying potential ideas and IP, to participating in the ideation process, as well as managing the process of crafting stories into screenplays for both film and television platforms by way of creative input. Development Executives are also expected to read submissions from writers and directors, produce in-house coverage and track local and regional talent. Training will be provided in all the above areas by Blackflag’s inhouse Director of Development and this unique role is a superb opportunity for any fresh graduate aspiring to a career in the media/film industry, aspiring screenwriters or even aspiring directors to learn the nuts and bolts of feature film making, from the ground up.