Continuity 101 (or: How I learned to Stop Worrying and Love The Scripty)
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So what is it that you do?

I’m a Script Supervisor – I “do” Continuity.


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#1 Comment By Shannon On February 6, 2011 @ 2:29 pm

Hi,
I am working on a short film for college and I am the script supervisor. We had a professional Script Supervisor come in to our class to explain the job, but he was not a very good teacher and I still didn’t quite get it. I just want to thank you for this web site. It has all the information needed to understand the job and is laid out in a very easy to follow manner. So thank you very much for explaining every detail of the scripty to me! :)

#2 Comment By That Continuity Guy On February 12, 2011 @ 7:00 pm

Thanks!

Should say though that I give a class three times a year, and I’m not sure I’m a very good teacher either. My class is basically just an expanded version of what’s up here – but I suspect (okay, I know) a lot more confused…

It’s the problem of getting someone in who actually does the job they’re talking about vs. having someone who’s a good teacher. I don’t think the two often coincide.

#3 Comment By That Continuity Guy On February 12, 2011 @ 7:02 pm

Erm…just checking – it wasn’t me, was it?

#4 Comment By Shannon On February 23, 2011 @ 6:50 am

haha no it was not you.

#5 Comment By Ducky On April 8, 2012 @ 9:28 pm

Thanks for that I will watch a film now with more respect!


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