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Backstage The make-up artist is going to need somewhere to work, and they’re going to need light.

Make sure they’re happy to work for whatever you’re offering, particularly if it’s just expenses. Finally, once you have your cast confirmed, do everyone else the courtesy of a phone call to let them know. Most agents I’ve had dealings with are very nice, helpful people. A lot of them will send out photos and CVs of their actors in reply to your ad despite the fact that there’s no payment; but, by and large, you’re a very small blip on their radar. Many of your actors will be happy to deal with you directly; your dealings with agents will probably be minimal.

Contracts & Legal By and large, you will be unlikely to need to get anyone who works for you to sign a contract; the people you’ll be working with should either be friends, people in the same position as you, or at least very understanding about the amount to which you’ll be able to remunerate them. And with little or no revenue from your film for anyone to argue about, there’s very little potential for anyone to turn nasty later on. On the other hand, you might get lucky and sell the film, in which case you absolutely do need to have all performers (even extras) sign either a release form or a contract.

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